During registration, you can purchase parking for the duration of your stay. If you are coming to the Summer Institute and you need to park on Campus:

Additional parking in CMU Campus Parking Garages

There are also metered parking spots along Frew Street in the back of Campus. They typically charge $2 per hour with 10 hour limit. They take cash, credit, or debit cards.

Parking on Campus is free on Weekends and after 5:00pm on Weekdays.


If you are staying at a nearby hotel in Oakland or Shadyside neighborhoods, they may provide free shuttle transport to CMU. Please contact your hotel concierge for more information these services. Our recommended hotels all provide this service.

Port Authority Bus System

If you are staying at a hotel which does not provide free shuttle transport and you are not driving/parking, please consider using the Port Authority bus services that run throughout Pittsburgh. You can find more information on schedules, routes, and fees at their website. Port Authority of Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh International Airport - The regional airport is serviced by the Port Authority on the "28X" route. It runs through Oakland on Forbes Ave and is a reliable and cheap service to and from the Pittsburgh International Airport. Visit the Port Authority site for more information about it.