Yes. An annual parking permit is mandatory for all faculty, staff, and students; all Faculty, Staff, and Students are mandated by the city of Orange parking plan to park on University owned or controlled property. All parking areas are restricted 24 hours-per-day, seven days-per-week. The Parking Policy governing parking will be enforced during these restricted hours
Yes. A parking permit may be purchased at anytime throughout the year. Please refer to the 2015/16 Parking Plan for fees. Student fees are automatically billed twice annually. Faculty and staff can pay at the Cashier or via monthly payroll deduction. Forms are available on Payroll's website or at Public Safety
No. Fees are billed on a semester basis and you will only be billed for the semester you attend. If you attend only the fall semester, you will need to return your permit/transponder (if applicable) to Parking Services before a refund for the spring fees will be applied
No. The Business Office will adjust the fees for students Studying Abroad. You would need to waive the parking fee on-line at Vehicle Registration
for the semester you will not be on campus. You must waive within the first three weeks of the semester you will not be on campus in order to have half the parking fee waived. If you will be Studying Abroad in the spring semester and had a permit during the fall semester, you must return your permit and transponder (if applicable) before a waiver can be submitted and approved
No. Fees are prorated via monthly payroll deductions
Yes. Parking fees may be waived on-line at Vehicle Registration
during the first three weeks of each semester. Only new/transfer students, faculty or staff, entering in the spring semester qualify to waive the parking fee in the second semester. The deadline to waive (in each semester) is 5:00 p.m. Sunday at the end of the third week of classes. Because there are occasions where a person who signed a waiver may have to drive they are allowed to buy a visitor pass from a dispenser up to three times per semester. Anyone discovered driving more than the three allowed exceptions or anyone signing a waiver and found parking in the neighborhood will be subject to a $500.00 fine. Additionally, students in violation of this policy will be subject to sanctions through the student conduct system. Faculty violators will be reported to the Provost and Staff violators will be referred to Human resources
Yes. You must log onto Vehicle Registration
to register your vehicle and request a parking permit. Students then must go to the Business Office to have the parking fee charged to their accounts. Faculty and staff would need to pay the required fee to the Cashier or submit a Payroll Deduction Form. Form is available on Payroll's website or at Public Safety. Proof of payment is required before a parking permit can be obtained
Permit’s must be placed in the lower corner of the inside front window on the driver's side and must be adhered to the window in order to be valid. Motorcycle permits must be placed on the front left fork. The permit issued for the 2014/2015 academic year will be valid through August 12, 2016. Permit not valid for storing of vehicles on campus. Vehicles left unattended/unmoved from a space or lot for 15 days or more are subject to citation and or tow at owner's expense
Those with handicap placards/plates will be required to show proof of issuance from the state when a parking permit is picked up from Public Safety. Placard numbers must be on file with vehicle registration information in the Public Safety office. When you register your vehicle on-line please be sure to include the placard number and the expiration date in the appropriate fields. If you acquire a handicap placard after you have already been issued a parking permit, you are still required to register the placard on-line at Vehicle Registration
. All vehicles displaying handicap placards/plates must also display a valid (annual/short term) University parking permit
You may come by the Public Safety Office and provide proof of your repair or rental vehicle contract. With valid proof you will be issued a short-term permit. The short term permit will only be valid while your primary vehicle is unavailable. Any misuse of a temporary short term permit may result in the vehicle being impounded and / or university sanctions. It is required that all additional vehicle(s), whether owned or rented, be registered on-line at Vehicle Registration
. Unregistered vehicles will be cited
If you bring in a police report to Public Safety or some form of proof of windshield replacement, you may obtain a replacement permit at no charge. You will be required to complete a Lost/Stolen/Damaged Report Form at the time a new decal is issued. Without a police report or proof of window replacement, the replacement cost will be $25.00. All replacement fees must be made to the Cashier and the receipt brought to Public Safety as proof of payment in order to obtain a new parking permit
Yes. Replacement cost will be $25.00. A Lost/Stolen Report will need to be filed with Public Safety. Filing a false report or anyone found using a reported lost or stolen permit will be subject to vehicle impound and university sanctions. If a vehicle is sold, an attempt should be made to peel off the old sticker and bring it to the Public Safety Office. If the original permit is returned, a replacement permit will be provided at no cost. It the sticker is not removed and returned to Public Safety, the replacement cost for a new permit will be $25.00
Yes. You must obtain a parking permit for the same cost as a vehicle permit. The permit must be placed on the front left fork of the motorcycle. Motorcycles may park in any motorcycle designated parking area or any unreserved parking stall
The Argyros 30-minute parking zone is reserved for vendor deliveries only. Faculty, staff and students may not park in that 30-minute loading zone. There are 30-minute loading and unloading spaces designated in the Argyros, Conference and Memorial Lots. Please refer to postage signage as to permit type required in each space. Vehicles parked with improper permit type or beyond 30-minutes are subject to citation. Faculty, staff and students parking in restricted space, area, or lots are subject to citation or tow. Faculty, staff and students are required to purchase annual permits and park in areas designated by the Parking Plan. The only exception to this policy is for faculty, staff or students who have a waiver on file and must drive to campus. Those who signed a waiver are allowed to buy a visitor pass from a dispenser up to three times per semester. Anyone discovered driving more than the three allowed exceptions or anyone signing a waiver and found parking in the neighborhood will be subject to a $500.00 fine. Additionally, students in violation of this policy will be subject to sanctions through the student conduct system. Faculty violators will be reported to the Provost and staff violators will be referred to Human Resources
No. Parking is restricted. Parking permits are issued for specific lots only and all vehicles parked in unauthorized areas will receive a citation. If it is not a marked parking space you may not park there; this includes fence lines, trash receptacle storage areas, striped areas, fire lanes, loading zones, etc. See the parking plan chart for fees and acceptable parking locations. Reserved parking spaces are restricted to the specific permit holder assigned to the space. Parking in someone's reserved space at any time will result in a citation
No. Parking restrictions are enforced 24 hours-per-day, seven days-per-week
No, a city-parking permit is required. The City of Orange has extended the neighborhood parking permit program to include all streets surrounding the University for a three-block radius. The Orange Police Department issues $55.00 citations to all illegally parked vehicles. The city requires the university to have a mandatory parking permit policy for all university constituents. University constituents parked on city streets or in public parking lots while working, attending classes or attending a function at the university are subject to citation, fine, conduct and/or disciplinary action. The campus side of the curb along the perimeter of the campus and the Dodge Film School are open to non permitted parking
All streets east to Cambridge, North to Everett, and West to Lemon and South to Maple (except Center Street which is restricted up to the Orange Public Library). Signs are posted stating “NO PARKING THIS BLOCK EXCEPT BY PERMIT ONLY.”
No. Again the city mandates that Chapman Constituents (students, faculty, staff or visitors) park in Chapman owned or operated parking areas. Anyone found parking in the neighborhood, the Metrolink lot or city lots, except when doing business with the city; are subject to fine, conduct and/or disciplinary action
You must either pay or appeal your citation in writing (within 21 days of issuance) to a review officer who will review and rule to dismiss or uphold the ticket. Failure to respond within 21 days will result in a denied appeal. A written letter of appeal should be sent to the following address: CHAPMAN UNIVERSITY, PARKING ADMINISTRATION, P.O. BOX 25120, SANTA ANA, CA 92799-5120. Please keep copies for your records. Be sure to include the parking violation along with your letter of appeal. You will receive notification within three to six weeks whether your citation was dismissed or upheld. Additional appeal steps will be included with the "review form", when it is returned to the person making the initial appeal
No. A vehicle inoperative or left unmoved from the same parking space or lot for more than 15 days is subject to tow. Vehicles cannot be parked overnight in the Barrera Structure, the Lastinger Structure, the West Campus Structure or the Palm Lot. Also, vehicles cannot be stored on campus during summer months. Those doing so will be subject to citation and tow. Exceptions to this policy can only be made by Parking Services.
Visitor parking is available in the Argyros Lot, Knott Studios Lot, Palm Lot, the West Campus Structure and the West Palm Industrial Lot. Monday - Thursday after 4:00 p.m. and all day Friday - Sunday, visitors may park in the Barrera and Lastinger Structures. The location of the parking machines will be as follows:
Level B1 - main entrance, east wall, lobby of elevator
Level B2 - lobby of elevator
Fred L. Barrera Structure
Levels 1 & 3 by elevators
Argyros Lot North End of Lot
Marion Knott Studios Rear Parking Lot
West Campus Structure level one by the elevator
Daily Pass Fees
Once you obtain a daily pass, it must be placed on the front dash of the vehicle on the driver’s side. Please report any malfunctions immediately to Public Safety at (714) 997-6763.
Departments may choose to purchase visitor permits for their guests. Permits are $2 per permit/per day. Please refer to the Parking Policy for instructions on how to obtain these permits.
During the summer, Winter break, Interterm, Spring break, Monday - Thursday after 4:00 p.m. and all day Friday through Sunday there is unrestricted parking; Unrestricted parking simply means that if you have a valid permit you may park in any non-restricted lot/space; everyone who parks on campus at anytime must have some form of permit. There is no guest parking in the residence complex unless you are a summer conference attendee assigned to the residential life area. Lots/spaces that are restricted 24 hours-a-day, 365 days-a-year to designated permit holders are the Memorial lot, Conference Center Lot, Vendor/Contractor spaces, Resident Director spaces, and the Reserved spaces.
Yes. There will be a hanging permit assigned to each reserved spot. Any vehicles that are planning on using a reserved space must be registered under the account of the space holder. Unregistered vehicles found parked in a reserved space will be subject to citation. As long as the assigned hanging permit is properly displayed on the vehicle as well as a valid university parking permit the vehicle will not be cited for parking in a reserved space. If a vehicle is found displaying a lost or stolen permit, the vehicle will be subject to impound, legal and/or university sanctions.
Yes. Their vehicle must be registered and it must be displaying the proper permit for the particular space. (See answer to question 24)
All contractors and vendors are required to check in with Public Safety or Facilities Management to register for a one-day temporary parking pass. They will be directed to park in the parking lot closest to where they will be working/delivering on campus. There are vendor reserved spaces in Argryos Lot and the Conference Center Lot. Parking in a vendor space without a pass will result in a citation. There is no vendor parking allowed in the Hashinger or Memorial Lots. Vendors are also not authorized to park in the Barrera or Lastinger Structures during times of restriction which are Monday - Thursday 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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