Before you decide to bring your car to residence, you should know there are very few overnight parking spaces available on campus. Consider bringing your bike—many residences have bike storage facilities—or make the most of your Metro Transit UPass, which gives you unlimited access to our city's transit system.

Risley Hall parkade

There are a limited number of reserved parking spaces for residence students at the Risley Hall Parkade. There is no overnight parking at any other Dalhousie residence or at any other lot on campus.

If you are interested in acquiring parking at the Risley Hall Parkade, send an email with your name, Dalhousie ID number and telephone number to Be sure to specify that you want to be considered for the Risley Hall Parkade. Requests will be considered on a first-come, first-serve basis.

For more information about parking rates and regulations, please visit the Dalhousie Security Services website.