As the spring semester begins, Parking and Transit Services wants to make you aware of some changes and updates to parking across campus.
Parking and Transit Services News
With another academic year beginning, Parking and Transit Services has made some changes to help accommodate student, faculty, and staff parking needs and make navigating campus construction easier.
Staff parking permits for 2016-17 are available to purchase online using payroll deduction or a credit card.
A Jehovah’s Witnesses religious conference set for Friday, July 1, to Sunday, July 3, at Thompson-Boling Arena is expected to have a major impact on campus traffic and parking.
Parking and Transit Services has temporary positions open for parking attendants.
Beginning in the fall 2016 semester, the university will begin charging for faculty and staff parking through a tiered, equitable pay structure.
There is no vehicular parking permitted on campus sidewalks. Parking on sidewalks causes safety issues, restricts pedestrian accessibility, and creates unsightly situations in and around our buildings.
As the university continues to improve accessibility across campus, parking policy revisions to help ensure availability of accessible parking for students, faculty, staff, and visitors who need it will be implemented beginning July 1, 2016.
It’s time for another edition of Commuter Corner! If you are an off-campus or commuter student, take a moment to fill out the commuter survey here. Your answers will help Off-Campus and Commuter Services be an advocate for you and better serve your needs.
Off-Campus and Commuter Services has been working with several departments to host the Rocky Top Rooftop Party to conclude National Campus Safety Awareness Month.