Downtown Parking

1300 parking spaces are available through Gateway’s own garage and the Temple Street Garage.  Enter the Temple Street Garage off of Frontage, George or Crown Streets, or enter the Gateway garage off of Crown Street. 

Visitor Parking

  • Anyone visiting the college for business before the semester begins will be considered a visitor.
  • Visitors must park in the Temple Street Garage and obtain a parking ticket. 
  • Tickets will be validated by Gateway at the Security stations on the first floor.

Registered Student Parking

Access to the GCC and Temple Street garages is obtained using your Student ID, according to the following guidelines (subject to change):

  • Credit Students: Parking access for registered credit students will begin two weeks before the start of classes and end the day of finals.
  • Summer Session Students: Parking access will begin the first day of class and end the last day of class for the sessions for which the student has registered.
  • Winter Session Students: Parking access will begin the first day of class and end the last day of class for the sessions for which the student has registered.
  • Non-Credit (CCE) Students: Parking access will begin the first day of the course and end the last day of course for which the student has registered.

College IDs used by anyone other than the student represented will be immediately confiscated and destroyed.  The student will then need to purchase a replacement ID at a cost of $10.

Students are to park in the Temple Street Garage if they have forgotten their ID Card. 

If your Gateway ID does not operate the gate at the Temple Street Garage, please follow visitor parking guidelines and obtain a ticket to be validated by Gateway Security.

Student Parking access will be revoked for students who withdraw from all classes or are dropped for non-payment; Visitor Parking rules then apply.

Students are not permitted to park in the designated faculty/staff parking areas on the first floors of the Gateway Garage.

Faculty & Staff Parking

Access to the GCC and Temple Street garages is based on the type employee, according to the following guidelines (which are subject to change):

  • Full-time Faculty & Staff: Parking access is granted based on employment dates.
  • Part-time Faculty & Staff (EAs, PTLs): Free parking access is granted based on dates of employment on campus.
  • Student Employees: Parking access is granted based on dates of employment on campus.
  • Affiliated Staff: Parking access is granted based on dates of employment on campus.

Reserved parking is available on the first level of the Gateway Garage, for full-time faculty and staff only.  If Reserved parking is full, employees are encouraged to park in the remaining GCC Garage spots, or Temple Street Garage

Eligible faculty/staff must display their parking hanger or will be ticketed. Parking hangers are available at the main Security Station.

Part-time faculty and staff will park in remaining GCC Garage spaces or in the Temple Street Garage.

Gateway Garage
Operation Hours

Monday-Friday
6:30AM-11:30pm

Saturdays, Sundays & Holidays
CLOSED