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Ritchie Center

Parking & Directions

Ritchie Center

Parking & Directions

The Daniel L. Ritchie Center for Sports and Wellness is located on the University of Denver campus, near the intersection of University and Buchtel Boulevards.

The Ritchie Center has two addresses, based on the entrance you wish to access:

  • south entrance: 2201 E. Asbury Ave., Denver, CO 80208
  • north entrance: 2240 E. Buchtel Blvd., Denver, CO 80208

If you are a first-time visitor to the Ritchie Center, please call 303-871-3845 for directions to our visitor parking lot. Find other campus parking on the DU parking map (PDF). All vehicles parked on campus must display a valid permit, unless otherwise noted on the map.

Free Ritchie Center parking permits are available for our current members and participants. To request a parking permit, please visit the DU parking services website and select “Ritchie Center log in.”

Ritchie Center Parking Lot Access

Parking for Ritchie Center permit holders is available in the following lots surrounding the Ritchie Center. To request access to an additional Ritchie Center parking lot, please contact our Business Operations Manager, Toni Dietz, at toni.dietz@du.edu.

Lots L (Level 1), 403, 108
Coors Fitness Center members, pool members, Masters, Hilltoppers, Learn to Swim, Learn Gymnastics and Jr. Pioneers Gymnastics

Lots 401, 403, L (Level 1), 108
Learn to Skate, Jr. Pioneers Hockey and Adult Hockey

Lot 108 is located just northeast of the University and Buchtel Blvd. intersection.

Ritchie Center Parking Map

Ritchie Center Parking map

General driving directions

From north Denver

  1. Take I-25 south toward Colorado Springs.
  2. Take the University Boulevard exit (Exit 205).
  3. Turn right onto South University Boulevard and drive south approximately 0.1 miles.

From south Denver

  1. Take I-25 north.
  2. Take the University Boulevard exit (Exit 205).
  3. Turn left onto South University Boulevard and drive south approximately 0.1 miles.