Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, downtown campus garages are closed to visitor parking until further notice. Those who had permits for the garages prior to the campus shutdown in March should click here for more information.
McGill Summer Friday garage hours are posted on this page in June of each year. Overnight parking must be approved by Parking & Transportation Services ahead of time and is prohibited in the outdoor lots during the winter months to facilitate snow removal operations. Studded tires are prohibited in all of the garages. For a complete list of parking and traffic regulations, please visit the regulations page.
Garage hours and height restrictions
|Garage||Maximum height||Weekday hours||Weekend and statutory holiday hours||Important notes|
|680 Sherbrooke||6'5 (1.95m)||Mon-Fri: 7am to 9:30pm||closed||No changes to the hours during the summer. Closed Dec. 25, 2019 - Jan 2, 2020 inclusive.|
|Bronfman||6'5 (1.95m)||7am to 10pm||closed||Permit holders with silent hours access to the Bronfman Building have until 11pm to exit. Pedestrian door at the back of Bronfman Building closes at 6pm on weekdays. No changes to the hours during the summer. Closed Dec. 25, 2019 - Jan 2, 2020 inclusive.|
|7am to 11pm||closed||Some permit holders with silent hours access to the Burnside Hall are eligible for 24/7 access to the garage, please contact the office for details. No changes to the hours during the summer. Closed Dec. 25, 2019 - Jan 2, 2020 inclusive.|
|Mon-Thu: 7am to 10:30pm, Fri: 7am to 8:30pm||closed||June 21 to August 16, 2019: Garage will close at 6:30pm on Fridays. Closed Dec. 25, 2019 - Jan 2, 2020 inclusive.|
(Closed due to construction 2020)
|open 24/7||open 24/7||No changes to the hours during the summer.|
FDA Outdoor Lot height restriction
- The FDA Outdoor lot is located behind the Adams Building and accessed by the lane between 3420 and 3450 University Street. Vehicles must be driven under an overhead walkway between the Adams Building and Macdonald Engineering to enter the lot. The height restriction of the passage under the walkway is 10'6 (3.2m).
Outdoor lots hours
- Main Campus, north side (entrance from Milton gate at the corner of Milton and University Streets): Accessible 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Access is restricted between 6am and 5pm on weekdays. Please visit the Main Campus parking page for more information. It is closed to parking on December 25 each year.
- All other outdoor parking lots administered by the Parking & Transportation Services office are accessible 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.