Parking on campus throughout the holiday closure

Wayne State University will be closed from Dec. 24, 2022, through Jan. 2, 2023, and again on Jan.16, 2023. Please note that during this time, Parking and Transportation Services will have limited structure parking available. Reference the list below for structures that will be closed during these times. Closed structures will not have lighting in the structure but will have lighting in stairwells, elevator towers, and nightlights. Structure 2 will be open and available for parking during the university closure for anyone normally assigned to a facility listed below as closed.

 Parking Structures 1, 2 and 8

  • OPEN 24 hours a day throughout the holidays and closure

Parking Structure 3

  • CLOSED, 12/24/22, 12/25/22, 1/1/23 and 1/2/23
  • 12/26/22-12/31/22, parking is available ONLY from 12 p.m.-7 p.m.
  • CLOSED, 1/16/23 (MLK Day)
  • Assigned patrons can use Lot 56 or Parking Structure 2 during the Parking Structure 3 closure

Parking Structure 4

  • CLOSED, 12/24/22-1/2/23
  • CLOSED, 1/16/23 (MLK Day)
  • Patrons can use Lot 75 during the Parking Structure 4 closure

Parking Structure 5

  • CLOSED, 12/24/22-1/2/23
  • CLOSED, 1/16/23 (MLK Day)
  • Patrons can use Parking Structure 2 during the Parking Structure 5 closure

Parking Structure 6

  • CLOSED, 12/24/22-1/2/23
  • CLOSED, 1/16/23 (MLK Day)
  • Patrons can use Lot 56 or Parking Structure 2 during the Parking Structure 6 closure

Parking Structure 7*

Open normal hours:

  • OPEN, 12/24/22-1/2/23, 5:30 a.m.-8:30 p.m.; the pedestrian door will be locked at 10:30 p.m.

*Parking Structure 7 will not be staffed on 12/24/22, 12/25/22, 12/31/22, 1/1/23 or 1/16/23.  If assistance is needed, contact the Metropolis’s float manager at 313-806-2903.

Surface parking lots
All assigned and student surface lots will operate as normal throughout the closure and will be closed from 1 a.m.-6 a.m., with the exception of Lot 75.

* All parking facilities will resume normal hours beginning Jan. 3, 2023. 

Note: WSU citation enforcement policies and practices will continue throughout the holiday closure. Please park in designated parking areas and spaces.

WSU Parking and Transportation Services wishes everyone a safe and happy holiday season!

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