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PARKING ACCOUNT MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

To register for parking or to add/remove vehicles from your registration, log into your Parking Account.

To cancel your registration and remove all cars from your permit please email our Customer Service Coordinator, Roxana Ferrufino, at roxanayf@umd.edu.

Summer Parking 2015

For the summer term (June 1- August 28), students with spring registrations may continue to park in lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 9, 11, 15, or 16. Students without existing registrations may purchase a summer parking registration online by logging into your parking account. Summer registrations allow students to park in lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 9, 11, 15, or 16 unless there are signs that post additional restrictions to accommodate a special event. Registrants may park overnight in student lots during the summer as well.

REFUND SCHEDULE
Summer Session 1 Summer Session 2
100% - May 31 100% - July 12
70% - June 5 70% - July 17
50% - June 12 50% - July 24
20% June 19 20% - July 31

Fall 2015 Parking Registration Dates

Dates Classification
  • July 27th, at 10am
  • Graduate & GI students
  • August 3rd, at 10am
  • Graduate & GI students & students with 90+ credits
  • August 10th, at 10am
  • Graduate & GI students & students with 60+ credits
  • August 17th, at 10am
  • Registration becomes available to all students
    (regardless of classification)
  • August 31st, at 10am
  • Fall/Annual parking registrations become valid
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    Eligibility

    Students with a class standing of Junior and above are eligible to register for parking. Freshmen and Sophomores are eligible on a space available basis. Students registered to park in some lots must move their cars for athletic events and other special events.

    All current student parking registrants may use Lot 4 as overflow parking when their own lot is full.
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    Fees

    academic term Resident Students Commuter Students Satellite Resident Expiration date
    Annual
    $481
    $249
    $581
    8/28/2015
    Fall Only
    $289
    $149
    $349
    12/12/2014
    Spring Only
    $241
    $125
    $281
    8/28/2015
    Summer Only
    $241
    $125
    $241
    8/28/2015

    Transportation Demand Management (TDM) Surcharge

    *Courtyards, University Club @ College Park, Mazza Grandmarc, The Enclave, University View, and the Varsity are considered satellite properties. Students living in these locations must register as a satellite resident and park in Lot 7 if you plan to park overnight.  Satellite complex residents commuting to campus for class but not parking overnight may register for a satellite commuter registration.


    Commuter Student Lot Assignments

    University of Maryland commuting students are assigned to a commuter parking lot based on their class standing and lot availability. Please note, overnight parking is prohibited in all commuter lots.  Commuters wishing to park overnight must register for Lot 7.


    Credit Range Year Standing Lot Assignment
    Credit level 0-29 Freshman Assigned to Lot 6
    and then Lot 4
    Credit level 30-59 Sophomore Choice of Lot 4,6 & 9
    Credit level 60-89 Junior Choice of Lot 1, 4, 6,
    9, 11 & SDG
    Credit level 90+ Senior & Graduates** Choice of Lot 1, 4, 6,
    9, 11 & SDG
    Commuter Students Wanting Overnight Parking All Lot 7 Only
    *Athletic Restrictions: Lot 1, 4, 6, 7, 9, 11 and SDG registrants will be required to relocate or park their vehicles in an alternate parking area for basketball, football and some other special events. Please check the Athletics page for information specific to your lot.

    Lot 7

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    Where is Lot 7
    Lot 7 is located on the southeast side of the intersection at Route 1 and Paint Branch Parkway and will be enforced 24/7. Click here to view the location of Lot 7 on a map.

    Relocating for Athletic Events
    Football: Lot 7 registrants will be required to relocate their vehicles to Mowatt Lane Garage by 5 p.m. on the Friday before all home football games. Students may begin moving their cars at noon on the Friday before all home football games. The football schedule can be found here.

    Basketball: Lot 7 registrants will not be required to relocate their vehicles for home basketball games. You will receive additional information about these regulations in the fall, but you are responsible for reading and complying with posted lot signage in all affected lots. The Men’s Basketball schedule will be available online here.

    Shuttle-UM Service
    Shuttle-UM will continue to service the satellite housing areas during the daytime. In the evening, Shuttle-UM routes 104 College Park Metro and 117 Blue will provide service from Lot 7 to campus and some of the satellite housing areas. Please visit the Shuttle-UM Schedules section of the DOTS website for route maps and timetables.

    Safety
    The university understands that safety is a priority. Any questions or suggestions related to safety should be directed to the UMD Department of Public Safety.

    Motorcycles & Scooters

    Motorcycle and Scooters must be registered with DOTS to be parked on campus. DOTS certified Motorcycle helmet and eye protection will be required. For more information about parking rules and regulations, please visit the Motorcycle and Scooter page.
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    Bicycles

    Bicycles must be registered with DOTS to be parked on campus. Registration is free. You must bring your bike to the DOTS Regents Drive office to get registered. DOTS supports bicycling with a variety of programs and collaborations under the umbrella name of bikeUMD. For information about discounted safety gear, secure parking, bikes in Shuttle-UM and more please visit the biking page.

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    Bundle Pack Permits

    Bundle pack permits are the perfect solution for commuter students who might have only the occasional need to drive a vehicle to campus. Each bundle pack contains 10 one-day parking permits and costs $60. To be eligible for these permits, you must not have a Department of Transportation Services' parking permit. You may purchase a bundle pack at the DOTS Regents bundle imgDrive Garage office.

    Students using these permits may park in lot 4 & 6 only. See campus map for area locations.

    Temporary Medical Permits

    If you have a medical condition that requires a different parking arrangement than that to which you have been assigned, you may contact the Health Center. The health center will evaluate your case and recommend a medical accommodation if necessary. This typically results in permission to park in any student lot.

    Bundle Packs

    Bundle pack permits are the perfect solution for commuter students, faculty or staff members who might have only the occasional need to drive a vehicle to campus. Each bundle pack contains 10 one-day parking permits and costs $40. To be eligible for these permits, you must not have a Department of Transportation Services' parking permit. You may purchase a bundle pack at the DOTS Regents Drive Garage office.