Public Safety - Parking and Traffic Services

Questions?

  • Parking and Traffic Services
    202-885-3111
    parking@american.edu
    Letts Lower Level Suite 1

    M-Th 8:00 am - 5:30 pm; F 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Mailing Address

Guest and Visitor Parking

Departmental Complimentary Guest Parking Permits are provided to the University departments for distribution to the department’s guests. We ask that requests be submitted to Parking and Traffic Services 48 hours in advance via email. Please include the names of your guests, the dates of your event, and any other pertinent information.

Department Guest permits are Red, “Valid One Day Only” hangtags.

  • These permits are valid only in the Nebraska Avenue Commuter Lot and Katzen Arts Center Garage at all times.

  • To be valid, these permits require a security punch from Parking and Traffic Services, date of use, and location.

Special Circumstances Guest Permits
  • Department guests requiring parking accommodations will be issued a parking permit to meet their needs by Parking and Traffic Services.

  • Departments hosting a guest in need of parking accommodations must notify Parking and Traffic Services of the parking accommodation needed at least 48 hours in advance of the guest’s visit.

For all other guest parking questions and requests, please contact Parking and Traffic Services at 202-885-3111 or via email.