Open to the Public
Parking and Transportation
Parking for the general public is available in the River's Street deck and any open faculty/staff lot after 5pm and on weekends. AppalCart bus routes are also free and open to all. Parking is available at the Boone Mall and Walmart, and you can catch the bus to campus. Please check their website for schedules and availability.
- Plemmons Student Union has contact tables and meeting rooms for organizations hosting student events. Community Reservation Policy
- Legends is a social and meeting facility managed by the Department of Student Programs.
- College and Departments have certain spaces in academic buildings that can be reserved by the public on a limited basis. Each unit has its own policy.
- The Office of Conferences and Camp Services assist organizations that have an educational purpose with planning events throughout campus.
University properties are for the primary use of the students and departments of Appalachian State University. There are some instances where outside organizations and businesses may conduct business on pre-identified properties. For more information, click here or call 828-262-2000 and ask to speak with a campus representative.
Craving pizza, a sandwich or a burrito? A wide variety of dining options are open to the public and priced to please.
Sales are open to students, staff and faculty as well as their families. Alumni and campus visitors who are on the campus for other reason than visiting the Bookstore are welcome too.