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Directions to Waterbury Campus

Directions to the Campus Parking Garage – These are directions to the parking garage attached to the Waterbury Campus. The campus parking garage is reserved for UConn students, faculty and staff with appropriate parking permit. The campus parking garage is attached to the main campus building and is accessible at 49 North Elm Street, Waterbury.

Directions to the Scovill Street Garage – These are directions to the secondary parking garage for Waterbury Campus students, located across the street from the campus. Visitors to the campus should use the Scovill Street Garage. Click here to view a map (the brown area is the UConn Campus).

Student and Faculty Parking
Parking decals for the campus parking garage are distributed by Parking Services at the main campus in Storrs. Vehicles parked in violation of posted rules and regulations are subject to parking fines.

Visit Parking Services online for more information.

Visitor Parking
Visitors to campus can park in the private parking lot located next to UConn Waterbury or in the Scovill Street Garage. Validation is available for the Scovill Street Garage.

Directions to the Campus Parking Garage

From I-84 Eastbound (Danbury-Waterbury)

  • Take exit 22.
  • At the bottom of the ramp turn left onto South Main Street. Proceed under the highway.
  • At the first intersection turn right onto Union Street.
  • At the first light turn left onto South Elm Street.
  • Go through three lights (road becomes North Elm Street).
  • The entrance to the UConn Parking Lot is a few hundred yards on the left.

From I-84 Westbound (Hartford-Waterbury)

  • Take exit 22, Union Street.
  • At the bottom of the ramp turn left onto Union Street. Go straight.
  • At the third light, at St. Mary’s Hospital, turn right onto South Elm Street.
  • Go through three lights (road becomes North Elm Street).
  • The entrance to the UConn Parking Lot is a few hundred yards on the left.

From Route 8 North (Bridgeport-Waterbury)

  • Take exit 31 onto 84 East.
  • Take the second exit, exit 22.
  • At the bottom of the ramp turn left onto South Main Street. Proceed under the highway.
  • At the first intersection turn right onto Union Street.
  • At the first light turn left onto South Elm Street.
  • Go through three lights (road becomes North Elm Street).
  • The entrance to the UConn Parking Lot is a few hundred yards on the left.

From Route 8 South (Winsted-Waterbury)

  • Take (lefthand) exit 32, Riverside Street.
  • Turn left at the light onto Freight Street.
  • At the end, turn left onto Meadow Street.
  • Take the first right at the light onto West Main Street.
  • Follow West Main Street, crossing North Main (the street becomes East Main Street) and continue past the University (on your left).
  • Turn left at the first traffic light onto North Elm Street. The entrance to the UConn Parking Lot is a few hundred yards on the left.

By Bus
UConn Waterbury is easily accessible by bus from many locations, including New Haven. Visit www.cttransit.com for routes and schedules.

By Train
UConn Waterbury is just a short walk from the Waterbury train station. Visit www.mta.info to view route and schedule information for Metro-North’s Waterbury line.

Directions to the Scovill Street Garage

Please note: UConn Waterbury Parking is available less than a block away on the 5th and 6th floors of the Municipal Scovill Street Parking Garage. This lot is located at 33 Scovill Street You must have your UConn Parking decal displayed on your vehicle in order to avoid paying a fee. Simply return the garage ticket to the attendant when exiting the facility. Students parking without a decal will be charged accordingly. Click here to view a map (the brown area is the UConn Campus).

After parking on level 5 or 6, make sure to do the following:

  • Proceed to Stairwell No. 3 (take stairs OR elevator)
  • Exit on Level 2 (pink)–Signs direct you to “School and Theater”
  • Go through door to Outside–Waterbury Arts Magnet School Courtyard
  • Take a left and follow the walkway/stairs or wheelchair ramp down to East Main Street.
  • Look across the street and to the left–you will see the entrance to UConn Waterbury!

From I-84 Eastbound (Danbury-Waterbury):

  • Take exit 22.
  • At the bottom of the ramp go to the second light and turn left onto South Main Street.
  • Turn right onto Scovill Street.
  • The entrance to the Scovill Street Garage is one half block on the left.

From I-84 Westbound (Hartford-Waterbury):

  • Take exit 22 Union Street.
  • At the bottom of the ramp take a left at the traffic light onto Union Street.
  • Proceed to the 3rd light and turn right onto South Elm Street.
  • At the first traffic light, turn left onto Scovill St. (St. Mary’s Hospital ER is on the right.)
  • Take the second entrance to the Scovill Street Garage, one half block on the right.

From Route 8 North (Bridgeport-Waterbury):

  • Take exit 31 onto 84 East.
  • Take exit 22.
  • At the bottom of the ramp to to the second light and turn left onto South Main Street.
  • Turn right onto Scovill Street.
  • The entrance to the Scovill Street Garage is one half block on the left.

From Route 8 South (Winsted-Waterbury):

  • Take (lefthanded) exit 32, Riverside Street.
  • Take a left at the light onto Freight Street.
  • Go to the 2nd traffic light, turn right onto Meadow Street.
  • At the first light take a left onto Grand Street.
  • At the 3rd light take a left onto South Main Street.
  • Turn right onto Scovill Street.
  • The entrance to the Scovill Street Garage is one half block on the left.