SCAD Atlanta transportation and parking
SCAD Atlanta Bee Line
First Transit provides transportation services to students in Atlanta. The shuttle bus route travels between the SCAD Atlanta building at 1600 Peachtree St., Spring House, the ACA Gallery of SCAD, the ACA Residence Hall, Ivy Hall and Sculpture Studio of SCAD offering daily service Monday-Thursday. For more details and to see the bus schedule, please go to the SCAD Atlanta bus schedules page.
The late night shuttle runs Monday-Thursday from 11:30 p.m. to 2 a.m.
For questions about Transportation Shuttle Services, please call 404.253.3472.
Transportation and Parking Services can be reached at 404.253.3249.
The SCAD SafeRide program ensures students, staff and faculty have a way to get home safely from an open SCAD building. SafeRides are supported by SCAD Campus Safety and Security and supplemented with the Uber Central dispatch platform to offer transportation to an on- or off-campus residence 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. nightly.
In Atlanta, MARTA operates a network of bus routes linked to a rapid transit system consisting of 48 miles of rail track with 38 train stations. MARTA operates almost exclusively in Fulton and DeKalb counties, with a single bus stop in Cobb (Cumberland Transfer Center), and a single rail station in Clayton at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. MARTA also operates a separate paratransit service for disabled customers. For schedules, visit itsmarta.com.
All students, staff and faculty who park or use a vehicle on SCAD property must register their vehicles. Student parking permits are free and are validated for the academic year (fall through spring). Information about parking facilities, permits, regulations, parking tickets, vehicle registration and visitor parking passes is available via MySCAD
In Atlanta, parking is available in the parking deck to students, staff and faculty. Limited parking is available at Spring House. Visitor parking is available at the north and south areas adjacent to the SCAD Atlanta building.
View a SCAD map for Atlanta that includes parking lots.
Those who park or use a vehicle on SCAD property must adhere to safe driving practices. For security reasons, SCAD encourages students, staff, faculty and visitors not to leave items of value visible in their cars. All students, staff and faculty who park or use a vehicle on SCAD property must register their vehicles. Student parking permits are free and are validated for the academic year (fall through spring). To obtain a permit, students, faculty and staff must present a valid SCAD ID.
Atlanta parking for bicycles and motorcycles
Bicycles and motorcycles are to be parked in the parking deck only. Bicycles must be secured to the bicycle racks located near the second floor parking deck entrance to the security station. Motorcycles must park in vehicle parking spaces within the deck. For more information, call security at 404.253.3333.