Parking at Grainger Hall for the Greenfield Summer Institute

There are many nearby public parking ramps within a few minutes walk of Grainger Hall (where Greenfield will be held). Rates vary, but are all approximately the same. This parking does not need to be purchased in advance.

If you need parking at Grainger Hall,  we highly recommend purchasing parking in advance. Parking availability at Grainger is limited, so if you don’t purchase parking ahead of time, we cannot guarantee that parking will be available on the day of.

Parking at Grainger needs to be purchased through UW Madison’s Transportation Services department – parking is not handled by the staff at Grainger Hall. For general information about parking on campus, click here. To purchase parking ahead of time at Grainger (recommended), you can either fill out an online order form (click here) or you can call Special Events at (608) 262-8683. Whether you call or submit the form online, be sure to select or mention that you would like to purchase a permit for Lot 7, which is the Grainger Hall Garage. To expedite the process and to make sure that you receive your parking permit in time, we suggest calling rather than submitting the form online.

If you have any questions or run into any issues, please feel free to contact us by email (
or phone: (608) 890.3572.