How do students get a weeknight parking pass?

  • All undergraduate students (excluding first-year undergraduates) and graduate/professional students pay an annual $6 fee in 2019-2020 and are automatically eligible for weeknight parking.
  • Students may go online to register for a weeknight permit (proof of insurance and license plate required).
  • Students who already have a parking pass do not need to take any further action.

If I’m a student who already has a parking pass, do I need to get a weeknight parking pass too?

  • Students with daytime permits do not need to take any further action. Daytime permits are honored during weeknights.

How do employees get a weeknight parking pass?

  • Employees whose work schedule is between 5 p.m. and 7:30 a.m. (Monday evening through Friday morning) may purchase a weeknight parking permit based on the sliding salary scale.
  • Employees who commute to campus via alternative methods (bus, vanpool, carpool, bike, walk) between 7:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. and who do not purchase a daytime permit but return frequently to campus at night may purchase an annual $25 weeknight permit. Daytime Commuter Alternative Program (CAP) members are eligible for 20 free weeknight passes per semester.
  • Employee daytime permits are honored during weeknights; no additional action or fee will be required.

If I’m a staff member who already has a parking pass, do I need to get a weeknight parking pass too?

  • Staff members with daytime permits do not need to take any further action. Daytime permits are honored during weeknights.

How do visitors park on campus on weeknights?

  • $1 one-night temporary pass available in most lots throughout campus.
  • Hourly parking available ($1.75/hour north and mid campus; $1.50/hour south campus).
  • Metered parking available throughout campus.
  • See weeknight parking map for more details.

Where can I park with a weeknight parking permit?

  • Daytime and weeknight parking permits will be honored in most lots throughout campus.
  • See weeknight parking map for more details.

What are other nighttime travel options for campus?

How can I be safe while parking and walking at campus at night?

  • A pedestrian-friendly lighted corridor is located through the center of campus. Emergency phones and call boxes are located throughout campus.
  • SafeWalk, a Student Government initiative to increase nighttime safety for students and employees, offers free walks Sunday through Thursday from 11 p.m. until 3 a.m.
  • LiveSafe is a safety mobile app that provides discreet two-way communications with public safety officials and allow family and friends to virtually watch a user walk from one location to another.

Learn more about these programs and other safety initiatives on campus at CarolinaSafe.

Who do I contact if I have concerns about Weeknight Parking?

For more information you can visit the web page or email.