Visitor Parking

UH Parking Garage

Visitor parking is available in on the second level (2nd) of the Welcome Center Garage and the first (1st) level of the East Garage. Departments may purchase validation coupons that can be used to pay part or all of their guests parking. These coupons are valid only in PTS operated parking garages. Validation coupons must be purchased in advance. Contact a PTS service representative for more details.

Hours and Rates:
Weekdays 7:00am – 6:00pm
Evenings (Weekdays from 6:00pm – 7:00 am)/Weekends/University Holidays - $3.00
0 - 30 min No Charge
31 min – 1 hr $2.00
1 hr 1 min – 1 hr 30 min $3.00
1 hr 31 min – 2 hr $4.00
2 hr 1 min – 2 hr 30 min $5.00
2 hr 31 min – 3 hr $6.00
3 hr 1 min – 3 hr 30 min $7.00
Over 3 hr 31 min $8.00

Temporary Parking Lot Permits

Visitors must obtain and display a temporary parking permit when using campus parking areas other than parking meters, gated visitor lots, or parking garages. These permits are available at the Visitor Information Booths located on Entrance 1 (Calhoun and University Drive) and in Lot 15G (in front of Athletic/Alumni Building), or at the PTS office located in Room 112B of the Welcome Center Garage.

UH Departments receive a 50% discount when purchasing temporary parking permits via a Service Center Requisition.

$3.00 Day
$12.00 Week
$45.00 Month

Parking Meters
Parking meters are located throughout campus. On-street meters have a maximum stay of one hour while off-street meters have a two-hour maximum. Time restrictions and hours of operation are also posted on the individual meters. Visitors anticipating a longer stay should purchase a visitor pass at the Information Booths, Entrance 1 and Parking Lot 15G, or park in a gated visitor’s lot. Parking permits are not a substitute for paying a meter.

$_.00 Hour

Gated Visitor Lots
Gated visitor parking is available in, Lot 16F located off UH Entrance 16, and Lot 15G located in front of the Athletic/Alumni Building.

Conference or Seminar
Conference or seminar representatives should make arrangements in advance for parking in areas other than meters and the University Hilton Hotel garage. To arrange surface lot parking call 713.743.5854. Those interested in utilizing the UH parking garage should call 713.743.1097 or send an e-mail to

Disabled Permits
Disabled visitors are required to obtain a disabled visitor parking permit from one of the Visitor Information Booths, located at either UH Entrance 1 or 15, prior to using disabled parking.

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