Parking Policies & Procedures

All campus buildings, roadways, and parking areas are the private property of Eckerd College; however, all roadways and parking areas are still subject to ticketing by local law enforcement.

All persons and motor vehicles, including motorcycles, mopeds, golf carts, and any other motorized vehicles entering the private property of Eckerd College are bound by all Florida state traffic laws, College parking signs, and College parking policies and procedures when driving or parking on campus.

All parking lots on campus are decal parking. All faculty, staff, and students must register their vehicles.

You can register your vehicle by filling out this online form, then picking up your decal at the Campus Safety Office during regular business hours. There are no guaranteed spaces for a particular parking area. Parking permits are not transferable.

Parking regulations are enforced 24 hours a day, the entire calendar year including summer, holidays, and breaks.

Parking Appeals

Appeals must be submitted by the individual who registered the vehicle. All appeals must be submitted within five business days of the date the citation was issued.

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The parking appeal process is designed to assist individuals who have been ticketed in error. All appeals of tickets issued for violation of the College’s Parking policies and procedures must be submitted, in writing, using the online form. Telephone appeals will not be accepted. Appeals must be submitted by the individual who registered the vehicle. All appeals must be submitted within five (5) business days of the date the citation was issued. Appeals submitted after the 5th business day appeal timeframe will not be considered.

Tickets charged to the student’s account cannot be appealed at the Office of Campus Safety. The charge can be appealed through the Bursar’s Office. The appeal process can be found online.