Directions/Parking

From I-95 take exit #45, which is also known as Glades Road.
From Florida Turnpike take exit #75, which is also known as Glades Road.

Go east, towards the ocean, on Glades Road and make a left at the 1st FAU entrance (West University Drive). Once on campus turn Right onto Indian river Street then turn Left onto Dade Avenue. Metered parking for visitor is on the left (LOT 18); located on the south end of the Student Support Services building (also known as SU 80). If you do not have an FAU parking decal you must park in the LOT 18, Metered parking lot. All visitors must pay to park at FAU. The price is $1.00 per hour or $10.00 a day, you can pay with cash(bills only, no coins) or credit card. Site Address: 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton FL 33431 Building Student Support Services SU 80 suite 210. If you do not have an FAU parking decal you must park in the metered  parking lot.

For printable directions with a map click here.
Click on map for direction to our building- Map.

1.  Please go to  http://www.fau.edu/parking/permits.php

2.  Click on Visitor, Guest, and Volunteer Permits

3. You then create a Guest Account and purchase a pass for $2

4. Once logged into the parking Account, choose Purchase Permits to begin the process.

Permits are:

  • Assigned to a vehicle and a person and are non-transferable
  • Are effective immediately
  • Must have  the correct vehicle information or the permit will be not be valid
  • Non-refundable

5. At  the end of registration, you will need to print the temporary permit. Ensure you are at a computer with a printer attached.  

6.  Temporary Parking Passes  and  Temporary Parking Permits  can also be obtained either at the Owl Card Center in the Student Union building, Room SD 201. You need a cash or a check for the amount $2. Please bring your driver’s license, vehicle registration, tag number and year of the car. The center is open on Mon and Thurs 8:30-7, Tuesday and Wednesday from 8:30-4:30, Friday 8:30-3:30. They are closed every day from 1-2 for lunch. Their direct phone number is 954-236-1549.

You can obtain turn by turn directions from Google Maps.
If you do not have an FAU parking decal you must park at the metered parking.

You can obtain turn by turn directions from Google Maps.