Convocation short-term parking in Founders East and Thompson parking lots

York University’s Spring Convocation Ceremonies on the Keele campus start Friday, June 16 and will continue Monday, June 19 through Friday, June 23.  During this time, the following parking arrangements will be in place:

  • Convocation guest parking will be provided in the Founders East parking lot. Convocation guests who require accessible parking will be accommodated in the Shoreham Drive parking lot.
  • Shoreham Drive parking lot
    • Short-term/daily paid parking will not be available in the Shoreham Drive parking lot during these dates. Alternate paid parking will be available in the Thompson Road parking lot.
    • Shoreham Drive lot permit holders will be unaffected but must display their permit hang tag to gain access to the parking lot.
  • Founders East Visitor parking lot
    • A limited amount of short-term/daily paid parking spots will remain available in the Founders East Visitor lot. Alternate paid parking will be available in the Thompson Road parking lot.
  • Founders East Reserved parking lot
    • Founders East Reserved permit holders will be relocated to the Founders West Reserved lot from Thursday, June 15 at 6pm through Friday, June 23.

Due to the additional traffic on campus around the ceremony times, community members should expect and plan for traffic delays.

For more information, contact Parking & Transportation Services at 416-736-5335 or

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