Announcement: Important Information from Campus Safety for 2023 Spring Break/Easter Recess


Parking Lots:

If you will be leaving a vehicle on campus for any portion of the break, you must park in marked “Break Parking” in the Bjorling parking lot directly west of the music building.  If that fills up, the designated break parking section in the Arbor View parking lot. This includes vehicles that have a yellow permit. Be sure you are in the rows marked with BREAK PARKING signs.

Regular permit parking enforcement will also be in effect during spring break (red and green permit lots permit required 7 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays, overnight parking restricted 2 a.m.-7 a.m. in green permit parking and the Stadium lot 7 days a week, Visitor parking closed to students and employees 24/7/365). Always assume that parking is enforced even if classes are not in session.

*Parking Lot Cleaning over Spring Break:

Loken’s will begin cleaning parking lots Tuesday, April 4 and finish up Friday, April 7

*If you are staying on campus, please plan ahead on where you will park if the lot you usually park in is scheduled to be cleaned. Lots will not be closed, but if you park in a lot that is getting clean, you do so at your own discretion.

The cleaning schedule is as following, HOWEVER, subject to change and weather permitting:

Tuesday, April 4 from 5:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.


  • Norelius Lot (Green Section)

  • Norelius Lot (Red Section)

  • Arboretum Lot (between Fine Arts/Interpretive Center)

  • Sorensen Lot (west of North/Gibbs/Sorensen)

  • Beck/Stadium Lot

Wednesday, April 5 from 5:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.


  • Visitor Lot (north of Campus Center)

  • Lund Lot (south of Lund Center)

  • Olin Lot (south of Olin/International Center)

  • Uhler Lot

  • Swanson Tennis Center Lot

  • Chapel Circle (west of Christ Chapel)

  • Southwest Lot (north of Southwest Hall)

Thursday, April 6 from 5:00 a.m. until 5:00Pm


  • Nobel Lot (west of Nobel)

  • Heating Plant Lot (east of Heating Plant)

  • Rundstrom Lot

  • Wahlstrom/Sohre Lot

  • College View Lot

  • Bjorling Lot (west of Bjorling/south of Prairie View)

  • Arbor View Apartment Lot

  • Pittman Lot

  • Chapel View Townhomes Lot

Academic Buildings:
Academic buildings will close at 6 p.m. on Friday, March 31 and remain closed until 7 a.m. on Monday, April 3. Monday, April 3 through Thursday, April 6, buildings will close at 6 p.m. each day. Academic and administrative buildings will be closed Friday, April 7 as a College Holiday (Good Friday) and stay closed until buildings re-open at 12pm/noon on Sunday, April 9.  

The Campus Center will be open daily 7am - midnight.

Safe Rides:

Safe Rides will NOT run Thursday, March 30 - Saturday, April 8. Normal hours resume on Sunday, April 9. However, the start time is now 7 pm (daylight savings).

Campus Safety Office:

Friday, March 31 at 10 p.m. through Sunday, April 2 ~ Closed April 3 - 6 (Monday - Thursday) 8:15 a.m. - 3:45 p.m. ~ OPEN Friday, April 7 and Saturday, April 8 ~ Closed
Sunday, April 9 starting at 6:30 p.m. ~ OPEN 
As alway, officers are on duty 24 hours a day.

Have a great spring break and stay safe!

Thank you,
Campus Safety