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Panoramic view of UCR campus, iconic Bell Tower and surrounding City of Riverside.

Directions & Transportation


Visiting the UCR Campus

Whether you've scheduled a Campus Tour or are coming to the University of California, Riverside for one of our special events, here's all the information you need about getting to campus.

  • UC Riverside is located at 900 University Ave, Riverside, CA 92521. 
  • If driving, check in at the University Kiosk at 141 West Campus Dr. for a parking pass (required).
  • For Group Tours, review and print out these directions to UCR with loading/unloading instructions.

Parking is free with a Confirmed Reservation

If you've scheduled a Campus Tour, parking is free with a confirmed reservation. Please bring your confirmation email and check in at the University Kiosk. If you don't have your confirmation email, regular parking rates will apply. Cash, MasterCard and Visa are accepted.

The Campus Tours Office is located on the first floor of the Student Services Building, east of parking lot 1. Follow the path from the flagpole. The building will be on your left. Look for the orange Campus Tours Office sign.