All University of Findlay students are permitted to have a motor
vehicle on campus regardless of class standing. Students who wish to
park in campus parking lots or on any campus owned property must register each vehicle with the Office of Campus Safety,
located in first floor Lovett Hall. Registration
must be completed within first five days of a semester,
or within three days of bringing the vehicle campus. Students are responsible for reporting any change of license plate number(s) during the academic year. The
University assumes no responsibility for vehicles or their contents
while vehicles are parked on University controlled property.
How to Register Online
to log in using you ufnet user name and password. Click on the UF INTRANET tab, and then click on ONLINE PARKING PERMIT REGISTRATION. Complete the form accurately, and then click SUBMIT. You will then pick up your permit at the Security Office during the first week of classesor after registering during the semester.
student parking decal must be displayed on the rear windshield in the lower left corner and in a prominant place on motorcycles,
motor bikes, and other types of motor vehicles so that it can be easily
seen. All students must produce a valid student ID card when
Faculty/Staff hang tags are to be displayed on the rear view mirror facing forward in plain view.
Parking and traffic regulations are enforced at all times. The
campus speed limit is 10 miles per hour. Restricted and reserved
parking areas are signed accordingly. All lots are striped to keep them orderly. Between the hours of 7:00am to 5:00pm yellow striped spaces are reserved for faculty and
staff only, Blue stripes are for commuters only, and White stripes are for
resident student parking only. The
responsibility of finding a legitimate parking space rests with the driver.
Traffic Violations and Fines
unregistered vehicles on University of Findlay property after the
first week of classes without a valid parking permit will be subject to
towing. The first parking violation will be considered a warning (except Handicap and Fire Lane Violations). The
second violation will result in a fine. Should anyone wish to appeal a
parking violation, they must contact Campus Security within five days at X4601, or off campus at 419-434-4601.
The following fines will be imposed:
- $100 - Parking in a handicap parking space
- $75 - Reckless operation of motor vehicle
- $75 - Fire Lane, second violation vehicle towed or booted
- $50 - Blocking Code Blue Phone + vehicle towed or booted, no exceptions
- $45 - Failure to register and properly display
- $45 - Improper/Illegal Parking
- $45 - Unauthorized parking in (restricted areas, reserved or visitor spaces, lawns, sidewalks, crosswalks, alleys, aisle ways) at all times
- $75 - Boot Removal Fee ( must be paid before removal of wheel boot vehicle immobilizer)
- $20 - Faculty/Staff or Commuter/Resident lot violations
student who willfully disregards these traffic regulations and
accumulates more than four parking violations will be responsible for
the towing and/or booting costs of the vehicle on the fifth violation.
the boot removal fee is $75, the boot removal fee and the violation
must be paid at the business office or online before the boot is
Payment of Fines
should be made at the Business Office between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m.,
Monday through Friday. After hours, the owner of the booted vehicle can
go online at: http://www.findlay.edu/offices/businessaffairs/businessoffice/Pages/Payments-Online.aspx
Once the fee is paid, a receipt should be printed. When the receipt is
presented to the on duty officer, he will remove the boot. All unpaid
fines will be applied to your account (except the boot removal fee and
ticket) and are subject to the regulations governing student accounts.
We welcome visitors on campus. Persons
who visit campus must secure a visitor's parking permit from the Campus
Security Office upon arrival on campus. This permit should be displayed
on the dash of the visitor's vehicle. This permit allows the visitor to
park in any student or faculty/staff lot except where designated as
handicapped or reserved.