We ensure the safe and efficient use of parking resources and the safe transportation
of community members who use the campus shuttles and charter service. We provide a wide range of parking and alternative transportation services for the
large and diverse TU community of students, faculty, staff and visitors.
What to do in case of Inclement Weather
The winter season can bring plenty of inclement weather. Make sure you are in the
know about emergency closures, delayed openings as well as and parking and shuttle
information. For more information visit the Emergency Closing Information page.
Reserve Your Free Ride on the Winter Break BWI-Penn Shuttle!
Winter break can mean rest and relaxation or non-stop fun. Whatever path you choose,
make your travel plans now and get your free ride to the BWI airport or Penn station.
Sign up for the BWI -Penn Shuttle! The shuttle departs from Union Garage on Dec 13,
Dec 16 and Dec. 17. There will be no return service for winter break.
It is free for students, faculty and staff. Just bring your TU OneCard to board the
bus. For more details about pick-up times and locations and to reserve your seat on
BWI-Penn Shuttle, go to bit.ly/TUSHUTTLE
'Can' Your citation Food Drive
'Can' Your Citation and Help TU's Foodshare
Beginning on Monday, Nov. 18, Parking & Transportation Services will begin collecting
canned goods, nonperishable items and toiletries to reduce or waive citations. Students,
faculty, staff and visitors can take part in the 'Can' Your Citation food drive. Donations
should be brought to the Parking & Transportation Services Office (located on the
lower level of Union Garage).
Qualifying citations must have an issue date between Oct. 1, 2019 and Dec. 11, 2019.
No handicap, fire lane, misuse of permit or altered permit citations are eligible
for consideration. Only one citation can be waived during the food drive and citations
cannot be currently under appeal. For a detailed list of qualifying, items, please see
Winter Break Modified Enforcement
Beginning on Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019 through Friday, Jan. 17, 2020, Parking & Transportation
Services will follow modified enforcement. That means that during this time frame
all current TU permits will be valid in all designated Core and Resident areas. All
other restrictions and regulations will remain in effect.
Regular enforcement will resume on Monday, January 20, 2019 at 6 a.m. Remember, all
vehicles must have a valid TU permit year-round in order to park on campus from 6:00
a.m. - 8 p.m. Monday through Thursdays and 6:00 a.m. - 3 p.m. on Fridays.
Any student with less than 30 units is considered a freshman and subject to certain
parking restrictions. Freshman resident students are not permitted to purchase a permit or have a vehicle on campus. Limited exceptions
with documentation may be granted. Freshman commuter students may only purchase Overflow or Evening permits.
Faculty, Staff and Students (eParking)
Faculty, staff and students have several permit options. SelectStudent ParkingorFaculty & Staff Parkingand follow the easy steps to buy a permit. You will need your TU NetID and password
to login to youreParkingaccount. After purchasing your permit, carefully read the permit purchase letter you
will receive via email. It will provide specific information regarding your permit
type and other important details.
Visitor permits can be purchased at yellow paystations or by downloading the ParkMobile app from
the App Store or Google Play. Paystations are located in all garages and parking lots
We have transitioned the campus to a pay by plate system for virtual visitor permits
that is verified by a license plate. The new system went live during the Spring,
Effective, July 1, 2019, ParkMobile Reservations is the new method to reserve parking
for department guests who are issued codes. Department guests will no longer have
to go to the paystation to enter a code. It is all done online through the department.
See the Visitors, Department Guests & Vendors page for more information.
SmartWay Elite Visitor permits will also be purchased from the ParkMobile Reservations site. Those who drive SmartWay Elite cars wanting to purchase a discounted permit
will use the access code: 28586001. This code will not be available for use until
August 19, 2019.
Enforcement, Citations and Appeals
All vehicles parked on TU's campus must have a valid permit duringenforcementhours. ( Mon. through Thurs., 6 a.m. - 8 p.m. and Fri. from 6 a.m. - 3 p.m.)
If you have been issued a parking citation, all citations must either bepaidwithin 30 days from the date of issue orappealedwithin 25 days from the date of issue.
Please read all parking signs carefully and park only where authorized.
Parking in Nearby Commercial and Residential Areas
Students and faculty/staff members are cautioned NOT to park their vehicles in nearby
commercial parking lots or residential communities while on campus. Many of these
parking lots and communities have instituted parking programs that restrict parking
to patrons or residents during specific times and violators are subject to fines and