Imagine running late for your 8 am class. Your car covered in frost and there is not a single parking spot that is close to your entrance. This is a situation I have dealt with many times so far this year. Of course, we all say we will get up extra early to find a good spot and avoid the chaotic morning rush. But in reality, those extra 5 minutes in bed sound much better than heading to school.
Parking at Conestoga is divided into three different sections: blue, orange, and white. Based on your program, one of these colours will probably be better for you to help get to class on time and avoid walking too far, especially when the dreaded winter hits. My top tips are as follows:
As much as we wish campus parking was a breeze, it can be finicky and sometimes frustrating but that’s okay! Some days I really contemplate if driving is even worth it, but then I remember the luxury of seat warmers in -30 degree weather. Hopefully, these tips will help you navigate through the campus parking lot with ease!