West Village Commons

West Village Commons


From I-95 (northbound and southbound): Take the Baltimore Beltway I-695 west (toward Towson). Take exit 25 (Charles Street) south. Drive 1.7 miles. Turn left on Towsontown Boulevard. Turn right at the light onto Osler Drive. Continue to the first traffic light, and turn right on Emerson Drive. You’re now in West Village.

Buildings within West Village include: the Commons, Paca, Tubman, Douglass, Barton, Millennium and the Enrollment Center. View the campus map to locate specific buildings within the village.


Parking in West Village is at the end of Emerson Drive. Do not park at Millennium Hall unless you have a parking pass for that area – this space is reserved for students living in the building.

Parking at West Village Commons is free on weekends, but Monday-Friday visitors are required to purchase parking passes (usually $3 an hour). Vehicles parked on campus must display a valid permit or be parked at a paid meter from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday.

View more information about visitor parking locations and rates. 

How to Use a Visitor Paystation

Push any button on the paystation to begin. Paystation accepts cash in the amount of $10, $5, $1, quarters and nickels (dimes and pennies are not accepted) and no change/refund is given. Debit/Credit cards are also accepted. Place the ticket from the paystation face up on the dash of the vehicle. There are free 5 minute spaces to use in order to retrieve the permit from the paystation.