VCU Parking and Transportation

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In observance of VCU’s winter closing, RamRide service will be unavailable on December 25 and January 1. A limited service route will be deployed from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. from December 26-29. Impacted subscribers should relocate to the following alternate parking locations from December 25-29 and January 1:       

Alternate parking arrangements

  • O Lot subscribers should park in Eighth St. Deck(Note: This is a change from previous periods).
  • A Lot (Oliver Hill) subscribers may park in Eighth St. Deck or continue to park in A Lot (RamRide will not be provided from A Lot).  
  • A Lot at Main St. Station subscribers may utilize N Deck or continue to park in Main St. Station (RamRide will not be provided from A Lot).
  • I Deck subscribers should park in Eighth St. Deck.

Your hangtag permit and/or VCU ID card will allow you access to your alternate deck during these times. If you encounter issues entering or exiting the deck, please press the ā€œiā€ button for assistance.

Limited RamRide route

A limited RamRide route will be in service from December 26-29. Two buses will run on a continuous loop to/from Eighth St. Deck, Sanger Hall, and 11th and Clay streets from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m

As a reminder, RamRide has moved to the Ride Pingo app, available for download on VCU Mobile and Google Play/Apple app stores. You can track RamRide buses in real time using this platform.

Standard RamRide service will resume on Tuesday, January 2.

To receive a text reminder regarding this impact, please enroll in VCU Parking and Transportation’s text service at Should you have questions regarding relocation or the holiday service route, please do not hesitate to contact us at

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