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Parking & Transit Rules & Regulations


To regulate parking on the KU Lawrence campus.

Applies to: 

Students, Staff, Faculty, Contractors, Service Providers, Guests/Visitors, General Public

Policy Statement: 

The regulation of parking is a service to the university, and these rules are intended to protect student, staff, and faculty pedestrian mobility in fulfilling the class and work schedule itinerary; use available parking space in the best interests of the entire university; and maximize parking area consistent with land needs for the academic function, topography, financial feasibility, and maintenance of the natural beauty of the campus. 


Transportation Services Office
Allen Fieldhouse Garage
1501 Irving Hill Road
Lawrence, KS  66045
785-864-PARK (7275)

Approved by: 
Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor
Approved on: 
Wednesday, July 5, 2023
Effective on: 
Tuesday, August 1, 2023
Review Cycle: 
Annual (As Needed)
parking, rules, regulations, transit, permits, fines, traffic, violations, garages, lots
Change History: 

06/12/2024: Updated purpose, applies to; updated policy statement to add further description of parking rules and regulations.
02/04/2021: Updated broken link.

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