Arlington Campus

Special Parking Accomodations

Disability Parking

Disability parking is available in each parking facility. Vehicle must display BOTH a valid DMV disabled permit (tag or placard) and a valid Mason parking permit (or payment required). DMV permits alone are not valid for parking in campus parking areas or lots. The fine for parking in a GMU parking space without a valid DMV issued disability placard or license plate is $250. The fine if you park illegally in an Arlington County disabled parking space is $500.

Motorcycle Parking

Motorcycle parking is available on surface level of Truland Building and B3 level of Founders Hall garage. Must park in designated motorcycle parking areas.

Fuel Efficient Parking

More information coming soon. There will be preferred parking spaces in Founders Hall, Truland, and the Foundation Building for eligible vehicles.

Carpool Parking

More information coming soon

Administrative Parking

Departments from the Fairfax and Prince William campuses can request “Arlington Administrative” permits that will let them park in a few spaces in Truland. However, even with these permits, there will be no guarantee of an available space. To request an Arlington Administrative permit for your department, send your request to with Administrative permits that are based at the Arlington campus should not park in the Administrative spaces in Truland except for limited durations - they are intended to be available for people with Administrative permits coming from Fairfax, Prince William, and elsewhere just like the Administrative spaces at Fairfax are intended for the use by those coming from other campuses.