College of Education

Parking and Directions


All vehicles parked on campus are subject to the University’s parking rules and regulations.  Failure to follow these rules and regulations may result in the vehicle being towed at the owner’s expense.

Should you park in an unapproved campus location or off campus, you are parking at your own risk and will be responsible for any associated parking fines. For any other parking questions, please view the TTU parking website:

Click below for instructions for either weekday or weekend parking.

TTU students and employees should park in their regular TTU student parking lots (red, purple, or green).

A temporary visitor parking pass may be available for non-students/non-employees utilizing the Testing Center. Contact the Testing Center at least 48 hours prior to your testing appointment at 931-372-3125 or for more information on how to obtain a visitor’s parking pass.

Please make certain you allow plenty of time to get the pass, park, and make it to the Testing Center no later than 30 minutes prior, and preferably an hour prior, to your scheduled exam.

If you have mobility or health issues and have a disabled parking placard or license plate, you may wish to ask TTU Police where accessible spaces near Matthews Daniel Hall are located.

If you are scheduled to take an exam on a Saturday, you may park in the gold zone parking lot directly behind Matthews Daniel Hall, behind Bartoo Hall, or along North Peachtree Avenue (

Please note this is ONLY for tests occurring on the weekend. If you park in these spots during the week without an authorized parking tag, you will receive a ticket or may be towed. 

Driving Directions to Matthews Daniel Hall

  1. From I-40, take exit 286 to South Willow Ave in Cookeville, TN
  2. Turn north on Willow Avenue 
  3. Follow Willow Avenue for 2.8 miles
  4. Turn right on West 7th Street (at red light by Pizza Hut)and continue on for 0.4 miles
  5. Turn left on North Peachtree Avenue (at the red light)
  6. Turn right at the first 4-way stop (8th Avenue) and look for testing center signs