Restricted parking according to specifically designated zones is in effect Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. During these hours of restriction, faculty, staff, employees, and students are to park only in those zones to which they are entitled as specified by their decal. Residential parking zones are enforced 24 hours a day.
Curbs and stripes that are painted red designate parking zones that are reserved for faculty and staff. Faculty and staff registered vehicles used by student dependents are to be parked only in authorized student parking. Some faculty/ staff parking spaces my be marked with a reserved number. Only persons assigned to these designated numbers are authorized to park in these areas.
Curbs and stripes that are painted white designate parking for commuter students unless otherwise denoted by a posted sign or placard. These parking areas are located throughout the campus and include all gravel lots.
Curbs that are painted green are designated for resident students unless otherwise denoted by a sign or placard (ie. Starbucks Parking). When parking in these limited parking areas, pay attention to the time the vehicle is allowed to remain in the space.
Resident students may also park in their designated dormitory lots either Zone M (east of Bayou DeSiard) or Zone W (west of Bayou DeSiard). Resident students can also park in the over flow lots on the east side of campus (Fant-Ewing, Malone Stadium).
Blue curbs and stripes are for handicap parking and is designated at specific locations on campus. Each space is marked for handicap parking, and each of these spaces are reserved for those persons requiring the use of a wheel chair. Other handicap persons not requiring the use of a wheel chair are encouraged to park in spaces other than those marked handicapped.
Curbs or areas marked in yellow indicate no parking zones. Parking in these areas will result in a citation being issued.
All visitors to the ULM campus must report to the university police in order to obtain a temporary parking pass or be subject to being issued a parking citation. Visitors may use any available parking area except those marked as reserved or handicap parking spaces. However, visitors using ULM registered vehicles must use only those parking areas in which the vehicle is authorized to park. Visitors with dependents who are students must turn in any ticket they receive to the University Police Dept. on the day they receive the citation. Otherwise, the student will be charged any citations that are traced to a family vehicle.
Motorcycles may park in any area designated as motorcycle parking without a permit. If a rider wishes to park in a regular student or faculty parking space, he/she must obtain and display a parking permit or be subject to being ticketed.
Bicycles are to be parked in the bicycle racks situated at various locations throughout the campus. The locking of bicycles to trees, utility poles, etc., or the parking of bicycles along walkways, lawns, etc., or in any area that impedes the flow of pedestrian and/or vehicular traffic or hinders the work of grounds maintenance crew are considered parking violations. These infractions will result in bicycle impoundment and a $50.00 fine for improper parking.
In addition, please note that:
The 20/15 minute limit parking signs for the Bookstore/Starbucks will be enforced
The Warhawk circle near the SUB is a no parking zone
Parking on the grass is prohibited
- Students running errands for faculty/staff may not park in a faculty/staff area
- If an area is not painted, assume it is no parking