Frequently Asked Questions

General Information

Where is Transportation and Parking Services (TPS) located?

Why do I have to pay for parking?

Can I use a state issued handicap placard on campus?

When are parking rules NOT enforced?

How can I suggest improvements or address concerns with parking on campus?

Parking Availability

Once I get a parking permit, where do I park?

Where is motorcycle/scooter parking?

I have a permit but cannot find a place to park. What should I do?

Why haven't you built a parking garage?


Where do I get a parking permit?

Can someone else pick up my permit for me?

I only come to campus for evening classes, do I still need a permit?

What do I do if I forgot my permit for the day?

I graduate in December and no longer need my parking permit. Is there a way to get any money back?

My permit was lost/stolen, what do I do?

I found my permit that was lost or stolen, may I use it?

I'm leaving UCO, can I sell or give my permit to someone else?


Where do I pay my citation?

How can I appeal my citation?

What happens if I do not pay my tickets?

Are parking officers paid by commission?

Visitor Parking

Where can visitors park on campus?

Where should I park to attend a sporting event on campus?

Can I get a visitor permit for someone coming to visit me?

Vehicle Information

How can I remove old vehicles from my parking account?

If I get a new vehicle can I put my permit from my old vehicle on it?