Visitor info


The Center for Advanced Research Computing (CARC) is located at

1601 Central Avenue NE

Albuquerque NM 87106

The Center is located on the north side of Central Avenue, one block west of University Boulevard.



If you park in the either of the lots on the east or west side of the building, or on Pine Street on the east side of CARC, you need to obtain a one-day visitor parking permit at the CARC front desk.

Free but limited parking is offered on Ash Street to the west of the CARC building. Metered parking is available to the northeast of CARC in the lot in front of the church.

Please note much of the parking in the neighborhoods around the building is permit-only and you can be ticketed if you park in these areas.

Employees and resident lab personnel at the Center can obtain authorization for a long-term P parking pass from UNM Parking and Transportation Services. Contact Sr. Business Manager Tracy Wenzl regarding getting a long-term parking pass.