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Parking and On-Campus Bus Route Information

There is no open free parking at the Texas Research Data Center.  TAMU researchers with regular parking passes may reserve a business pass by emailing Mary Campbell ( Non-TAMU visitors should contact Karin Johnson ( in advance of their visit to coordinate their parking. 

The notes below review parking options across different circumstances.

Texas A&M Students and Employees with a Parking Pass

Texas A&M students and employees who have a TAMU parking pass can use Teague building parking (lot 55) but must have a business pass in combination with their personal TAMU parking pass. Cars with business pass must park in spots designated for business parking in lot 55. If all the business parking spots are full, researchers may also park in GOLF lot where business passes are permitted. To receive a business pass, please contact Mary Campbell ( TAMU researchers without a regular parking pass cannot be assigned a business pass, and are encouraged to utilize Shuttle Bus System.

TAMU students and employees with parking passes also can purchase a businesses pass (approximately $36 for one year) to use for regular parking in the Teague building parking (lot 55). For more information about buying a business permit, visit the Transportation Services website .

Non-TAMU Researchers and Visitors

TXRDC researchers and visitors who are not from Texas A&M University should coordinate with TXRDC staff in advance to arrange for a parking validation ticket for the Central Campus Garage (CCG). Non-TAMU researchers who wish to obtain passes for longer periods of time should contact Karin Johnson ( regarding extended parking options.

Texas A&M Shuttle Bus System

The TXRDC is also accessible via the on-campus Texas A&M Shuttle Bus system. The TXRDC/Teague Bldg. is currently accessible by the Ross and Bizzell stop on Texas A&M Bus Route 01: Bonfire.  Visitors to TAMU and TXRDC are eligible to use the on-campus TAMU shuttle bus system. For more information about the transit service schedule, visit the Transportation Services website .

Event Parking

For persons attending TXRDC workshops, presentations, and other events, parking validation for the Central Campus Garage (CCG) may be made available. The TXRDC may not be available to cover parking without prior arrangement. When appropriate, please RSVP to assure parking will be covered.

Weekday Evenings

On weekday evenings (5:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.) the Teague Bldg. parking area (Lot 55) is open to all TAMU students and employees with a regular parking pass (it does not require a business pass as is needed during weekday hours).


The Teague Bldg. parking area (Lot 55) is open to all TAMU students and employees with a regular parking pass. Please be aware that this lot may be restricted on some occasions (e.g., home football games).

Game Day Weekends

The Teague Bldg. parking area (Lot 55) is accessible to researchers on game day weekends who have a regular TAMU parking pass. Please be aware that, while available, parking spots may still be limited or all taken at lot 55 on game day weekends.