Location - Campbell Hall is located off Mesa Road across from Cheadle Hall, UCSB’s main administration building. Give yourself a little extra time for a relaxed arrival and enjoy refreshments available before performances on the plaza. Google Map
Parking - There is ample parking close to Campbell Hall. When attending events in Campbell, park in Lot 14 or 16 close to the theater. (Lot 12 is the future site of the Alumni House.) In the event that you are unable to find a spot, use the Mesa Parking Structure, no more than a 5-minute walk to Campbell. See campus map above.
Parking Fees - UCSB campus rates are subject to change. $3 for evening & weekend parking.
UCSB Arts & Lectures sells open-dated UCSB parking permits at a discount to our patrons. Buying $2 permits from Arts & Lectures eliminates time-consuming pre-show purchases. You can order discounted permits with your series subscription. We will mail them to you with your tickets. Whenever you come to campus, just write the date on one of your permits and display it on your dashboard. You can buy more permits anytime at our Ticket Office or by calling 805-893-3535. Unused permits cannot be refunded and lost permits cannot be replaced.
Parking at UCSB without a prepaid pass - If you do not have a prepaid pass from Arts & Lectures, you must purchase a parking permit on campus. Park in the lot closest to the evening or weekend event you will be attending. Each parking lot will have one or more machines that vend parking permits with cash or credit card. Evening and weekend parking permits cost $3. Machines do not provide change. Parking in designated Wheelchair parking spaces require a valid UCSB parking permit be displayed.
Parking for Arts & Lectures Ticket Office - There are several parking-metered spaces for weekday ticket buyers immediately in front of the A&L Ticket Office. The meters take only quarters and cost 25 cents for 10 minutes, with a maximum stay of 30 minutes. No other permit is required to use these parking meters.
Daytime Parking on Campus - If you are attending a daytime event, proceed to any C designation parking area (lots are labeled by each entrance) closest to your venue. You will then need to pay for your parking from one of the self-pay vending machines located near each lot.
Driving to UCSB - From the south - Take Highway 101 to the Highway 217/Aiport/UCSB exit. Highway 217 will lead you directly to the Henley Gate entrance of UCSB. There is a traffic circle just inside the gate. Take the right fork onto Mesa Road. Follow Mesa Road to the second stoplight, University Plaza. Turn left at the stoplight and enter and park in parking lot 16, which is to the right. Campbell Hall is the round building across the bike path. From the north - Take highway 101 south to the Los Carneros Road exit; turn right onto Los Carneros and follow across Hollister Avenue (the third stoplight) to the fourth stoplight, Mesa Road. Turn left. Mesa Road will take you directly onto campus. Continue straight on Mesa Road past the stop sign near the Fire Station. Turn right at the second stoplight, University Plaza, and park in parking lot 12, which is to the left. Campbell Hall is the round building across the bike path.
MTD Bus - Call 805-683-3702 or see the MTD Website for current bus schedules.
Questions - Call us at 805-893-3535
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