M Deck Parking

Conference Location

Speakers Auditorium
Student Center East Building
Georgia State University
55 Gilmer Street SE
Atlanta, Georgia 30303

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M Deck Parking Lot

The M Deck is across the street from the Student Center and is the closest parking facility to the conference. The entrance to the M Deck Lot is at Auditorium Place, accessible from either Courtland Street or Piedmont Avenue. It costs $7 cash to park in the M Deck Lot.

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Getting to the M Deck Parking Lot

From North

  • Take 75/85 South to Exit #248-A (MLK Jr. Drive)
  • At the 2nd traffic light, turn RIGHT onto Piedmont Avenue
  • Cross Decatur Street and Gilmer Street
  • After the 2nd light (Gilmer Street), turn LEFT onto Auditorium Place, which looks like an alley (if you reach Edgewood, you have gone too far)
  • The M Deck will be on your left-hand side.

From South

  • Take 75/85 North to Exit #246 (Fulton Street)
  • Turn LEFT at Capital Avenue
  • Capital Avenue becomes Piedmont Avenue at MLK Jr. Drive
  • Cross Decatur Street and Gilmer Street
  • After the 2nd light (Gilmer Street), turn LEFT onto Auditorium Place, which looks like an alley (if you reach Edgewood, you have gone too far)
  • The M Deck will be on your left-hand side

From East

  • Take I-20 West to Exit #58-A (Capitol Avenue)
  • Turn RIGHT onto Capitol Avenue
  • Capital Avenue becomes Piedmont Avenue at MLK Jr. Drive
  • Cross Decatur Street and Gilmer Street
  • After the 2nd light (Gilmer Street), turn LEFT onto Auditorium Place, which looks like an alley (if you reach Edgewood, you have gone too far)
  • The M Deck will be on your left-hand side

From West

  • Take I-20 East to Exit #56-B (Windsor Street/Spring Street/Stadium)
  • Go to the 3rd traffic light and turn LEFT onto Central Avenue
  • At approx. the 7th light), turn RIGHT onto Decatur Street
  • At the 2nd light, turn LEFT onto Piedmont Avenue
  • After the 1st light (Gilmer Street), turn LEFT onto Auditorium Place, which looks like an alley (if you reach Edgewood, you have gone too far)
  • The M Deck will be on your left-hand side

From Midtown

  • Starting on Peachtree Street NE, proceed south towards Ponce de Leon
  • Turn LEFT onto Pine Street
  • Turn RIGHT onto Courtland Street
  • After the light at Edgewood Avenue, turn LEFT onto Auditorium place
  • Auditorium Place looks like an alley (if you reach Gilmer, you have gone too far)

Walking to the Student Center from the M Deck Lot

  • Use the exit that is on the opposite side of where you came in
  • The Student Center is directly across Gilmer Street
  • You may cross the street at the light at Gilmer and Piedmont or at the corner of Gilmer and Courtland

Getting to Other Parking Lots from the M Deck

On the unlikely occasion that the M Deck is full when you arrive, please try these parking lots located within 1-3 blocks of the Student Center.

N and K Decks » 

  • Exiting the M Deck turn LEFT onto Auditorium Place
  • Turn LEFT onto Courtland Street
  • Turn LEFT at the 1st light onto Gilmer Street
  • Go through the 1st light (Piedmont Avenue)
  • The entrance to the N and K decks will be on the right just after the GSU Recreation Center building.

G Deck »

  • Exiting the M Deck turn LEFT onto Auditorium Place
  • Turn LEFT onto Courtland Street
  • Go through the 1st light (Gilmer Street)
  • Turn RIGHT into the parking deck immediately after you cross over an overpass (over Decatur St).