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2016-2017 Permit Types

Here’s a description of each permit type, where it allows you to park and who is eligible to purchase it.

Once you've decided which permit is right for you, click the appropriate link below to get step-by-step instructions about how you can purchase your permit.

Step-by-step FACULTY/STAFF permit tutorial

Step-by-step STUDENT permit tutorial

Permit Type Description Faculty/Staff option available Student option available Semester permit available Annual permit available
East Garage  

This permit is valid in the East Garage.

Please note, after 4 p.m. on weekdays and all day during the weekend, vehicles with this permit are permitted in student and/or economy parking lots.

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Stadium Garage

This permit is valid in the Stadium Garage.

Please note, after 4 p.m. on weekdays and all day during the weekend, vehicles with this permit are permitted in student and/or economy parking lots.

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Welcome Center Garage

This permit is valid in the Welcome Center Garage.

Please note, after 4 p.m. on weekdays and all day during the weekend, vehicles with this permit are permitted in student and/or economy parking lots.

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Welcome Center Student Garage

This permit is valid in the Welcome Center Student Garage.

Please note, after 4 p.m. on weekdays and all day during the weekend, vehicles with this permit are permitted in student and/or economy parking lots.

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Economy  Valid in Economy parking lots.

Please note, after 4 p.m. on weekdays and all day during the weekend, vehicles with this permit are permitted in any unreserved parking space on campus.

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Disabled

This permit is valid in ANY handicapped designated space on campus. This includes all gated and ungated lots, as well as garages. 

To obtain a disabled parking permit, individuals must contact the Center for Students with Disabilities. http://www.uh.edu/csd/

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Motorcyle  This permit allows individuals to park in any of the designated motorcycle spaces available on campus. Anyone who purchases a normal vehicle permit, can receive a motorcycle permit for free. 

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Student Valid in student lots and ERP, assuming they are not blocked off for special events like Frontier Fiesta, commencement, etc.

Please note. student permit holders who park in economy lots 4A, 8A, 9B and 9C will be ticketed.

No

Yes

No

Yes

RHE This permit is available only to students living in Calhoun Lofts and provide parking in lot 21A ONLY. It is not valid in any other University parking lot.

No

Yes

No

Yes

Reserved Covered This permit allows the parker to have a specific, covered spot on-campus designated for just him/her. 

Yes

No

No

Yes

Reserved Uncovered This permit allows the parker to have a specific, uncovered parking space designated for just him/her on campus. 

Yes

No

No

Yes

Gated  Valid in faculty/staff gated lots, as well as ungated faculty/staff and student and economy lots, assuming they are not blocked off for special events like Frontier Fiesta, commencement, etc.

Yes

No

No

Yes

Ungated Valid in faculty/staff ungated lots, as well as student and economy lots, assuming they are not blocked off for special events like Frontier Fiesta, commencement, etc.

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

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