This is a busy campus, please plan ahead regarding parking and be aware of all options.
Thursday & Friday Daytime Parking
There is a cost for Thursday & Friday daytime parking.
** The parking lots at the University of Guelph are very busy – especially on weekdays.
The ability to pre-order parking passes for Thursday and Friday is now closed (as of Jan 10th).
If you were unable to purchase a pre-paid parking pass, you should plan to arrive a minimum of 45 minutes before the workshop.
Drive up to the parking attendant/kiosk in parking lot 31, just south of the Guelph University Centre on South Ring Rd. and purchase a parking pass from them.
The parking attendant will confirm which parking lot(s) you will be able to park in, but please be prepared to drive across to the east edge of campus.
From this lot, expect a 5 minute walk west to the Guelph University Centre.
Thursday & Friday Evening Parking
There is no charge for parking after 4:00 pm.
Saturday and Sunday Parking
Parking is free on campus all day Saturday and Sunday.
Review the campus map for parking options here.
The closest parking lot to the conference is P31 – a large parking lot about a hundred yards just south of the University Centre across from the bus terminal. However it does fill quickly.
Additional Parking Option
The headquarters of the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs is located just to the West of the University of Guelph campus. There are parking spaces at the front and rear of the building, and it is about a 5-10 minute walk to the University Centre.
Their location is 1 Stone Road West, Guelph, Ontario N1G 4Y2
Parking fees may apply.