Commencement Parking and Transportation Information

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Please stay tuned to this website for updated details regarding Parking and Transportation for the 2018 Commencement weekend.  Plans have been put in place to make arriving and parking on campus as seamless as possible.  

Please choose from the list below a campus entrance based on the location of your Degree Presentation Ceremony, then find that entrance location on the map below.  Once entering the campus, you will be directed to available parking in that parking zone.  Once on-campus parking is full, you will be directed to overflow parking located at River Ridge Mall.  Shuttle services will be available from Zone 3 and the River Ridge Mall and will operate one hour before the gates open until one hour after the end of the last Degree Presentation Ceremony.  See the map below for entrances and parking zones.


Campus Entrance Information

Use the Zone 1 parking entrance at the Wards Road tunnel if you will be attending Degree Presentation Ceremonies in the following locations:

  • Center for Music and the Worship Arts
  • DeMoss Hall
  • Liberty Football Indoor Practice Facility
  • Towns-Alumni Lecture Hall
  • Vines Center


Use the Zone 2 & 3 parking entrance locations at Candlers Mountain road, U.S. 460, and Chilis if you will be attending Degree Presentation Ceremonies in the following locations:

  • LaHaye Event Space
  • LaHaye Ice Center
  • LaHaye Multipurpose Center
  • Liberty Christian Academy (LCA)
  • Liberty Indoor Track Complex
  • Pate Chapel
  • Bruner Hall
  • Thomas Road Baptist Church


The following Degree Presentation Ceremony locations require a short drive from Main Campus. Guests should park in the Doc's Diner parking lot in Zone 3 while attending the main ceremony.

  • 701 Thomas Road - 701 Thomas Road, Lynchburg, Va., a 15-minute drive from campus.
  • Freedom  Aviation - 310 Hangar Road, Lynchburg, Va., a 10-minute drive from campus. 


ADA Parking and Transportation

Commencement Map (pdf)