Expect Traffic, Some Full Parking Lots During Conventions

The Jehovah’s Witnesses conventions, held annually at the Mullins Center, will begin on Friday, July 21. Expect increased traffic throughout campus, especially on Commonwealth Avenue, with capacity parking conditions in Lots 25 and 12 during event hours.

Events are scheduled 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday through Sunday.

The convention dates are:

  • July 21-23
  • July 28-30
  • Aug. 4-6
  • Aug. 11-13

Summer parking regulations are in effect, so any vehicles displaying a current year-long UMass Amherst parking permit may park in Yellow Lots (11, 12 or 13), Purple Lots (22, 44 or 49) or Green Lots (25, 26, 33). Note that Lots 34 and 27 are not included in Summer green alternatives.

For more information, call Parking Services at 413/577-PARK.