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Driving Directions

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Driving Directions

San Marcos Campus

From IH-35 North (Austin)

Take exit 206, travel West on Aquarena Springs for 1.5 miles. After crossing the San Marcos River you will come to a traffic light. Make a slight left onto University Drive. Go right at the fork and at the second light, turn right at N. Edward Gary St. Go straight until you reach the Performing Arts Parking Structure.

From HWY. 123 (Seguin)

When you reach IH-35, go under the freeway (do not get on IH-35). The road will become S. Guadalupe. Travel for a half mile until you reach E. Grove St. / TX-82 where traffic will be directed to turn right. Turn left at S. LBJ and travel straight until you reach the guard booth for parking information and building location.

From IH-35 South (San Antonio)

Go north on IH-35 and then take Exit 204. Turn left under the freeway and the road will become S. Guadalupe. Travel for a half mile until you reach E. Grove St. / TX-82 where traffic will be directed to turn right. Turn left at S. LBJ and travel straight until you reach the guard booth for parking information and building location

Round Rock Campus

We are located at 1555 University Boulevard in Round Rock, Texas, 78665. Enter from University Boulevard at the flags; turn right for parking. Parking kiosks are on the grass adjacent to the parking lots. The Avery Building is the building facing the flags. As you come in the front entrance of the Avery Building, go past the elevators and turn left onto the east wing hallway. Go past the cafeteria and bathrooms, turn left again. The open area is the Testing Center waiting area. Welcome to the Testing Center, Avery, Suite 209!


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Parking Information

San Marcos Campus

Parking for non-affiliated students and examinees

We suggest that you park in the Edward Gary Street Garage (there is a fee for parking in this garage). To get to TEMC from the Edward Gary Street Garage, walk up N. Edward Gary Street to Woods Street. Follow the signs to Commons Hall.

Parking for affiliated students

For Texas State students who possess a valid purple Texas State permit, the closest parking lot is P5 (Sessom).

Parking for faculty

For Texas State faculty who possess a valid red permit, the closest parking lots are R48 (Commons) and R49 (Education).

Accessible Parking

The accessible entrance to Commons Hall is located on the west side of the building (the side that faces Beretta Hall).

There is 1 accessible parking spot located in R23 (Brazos) and 2 in R48 (Commons). Additional accessible parking is located in R5 (Pleasant).

  • Accessible parking is available with a state-issued Persons with Disabilities Parking Placard or License Plate and a valid Texas State Parking permit.

For more parking information, please visit University Parking Services.

Round Rock Campus

Unless you have a current Texas State University parking permit, parking is an additional $5 to be paid by credit card at the small, unmanned kiosks in the parking lot. The temporary, kiosk parking permit is good for one day; place the receipt on your dashboard. Do not park in visitor parking. There is ample and nearby parking at the northwest side of the Avery Building in the purple coded lots.