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Driving Directions

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Parking Information

Parking for the public is available by metered parking in Lake Lot, at the Scholar's Lane entrance. 

Engineering guest parking is available only by advance reservations through the Dean's suite.

Directions to Le Grand Parking Lot

(follow the Bobcat paw print on the Le Grand map)

  • Take Lake Road north towards UC Merced.

  • Campus will be on your right. (Note: Scholars Lane is closed to public traffic)

  • Turn right onto Rancher’s Road (which is the next road after you pass the school’s main entrance on Scholar’s Lane).  

  • Rancher’s Road will fork into Rancher’s Road (which you will have to turn left on to) and Shaver Lake Road (which will continue straight ahead)

  • Turn left to continue on Rancher’s Road and continue until it turns (right) into Ansel Adams Road.

  • Turn left at Mineral King Road

  • Turn left at Le Grand Faculty/Staff Parking Lot (A reserved named sign will be placed at your space - located near the electric car charging station)

Directions to Library Parking Lot

  • Take Lake Road north towards UC Merced.

  • Campus will be on your right. (Note: Scholars Lane is closed to public traffic)

  • Enter the campus on Ranchers Road.

  • Continue on Ranchers Road passing the Rec Ctr on your right.

  • After the lower level parking, turn right on Shaver Lake Road.

  • Make another quick right heading to the Library and to the upper Library lot A.

  • Park in the upper Library Lot A.

  • Your space will be reserved in the visitor section located directly in front of the Kolligian Library and Student Services.

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