Vehicles experiencing problems that prevent their removal from a parking area must be reported to Parking and Transportation. Contact our office at 309-438-8391 from 7:30 a.m to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Contact the Illinois State University Police Department at 309-438-8361 at all other times. Failure to report inoperative vehicles will result in a citation if the vehicle is in violation of rules and regulations. Handwritten notes are not considered acceptable notification.
Meter malfunctions must be reported at the time they occur, or the vehicle is in violation and subject to citation. Vehicles must be removed from inoperable meters within 30 minutes from all 30 minute meters, and within one hour from all other meters.
In compliance with the State of Illinois' Smoke-Free Campus Act, Illinois State University is a smoke and tobacco free campus. Smoking and tobacco use is prohibited on all campus property including buildings, grounds, parking lots, and vehicles that are owned or operated by a state-supported institution of higher education.
Smoking and tobacco use in private vehicles is allowed in unenclosed parking lots. Smoking and tobacco use outside of vehicles in university owned or operated parking lots is prohibited. Parking garages are considered enclosed structures where smoking is prohibited.
All accidents involving a motor vehicle on campus must be reported immediately to the University Police. Any vandalism incurred in campus lots should also be reported to the University Police.
Permit holders should be aware that in areas where lots are closed from 4:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m., this policy will be strictly enforced for snow removal. Some areas on campus are posted specifically for snow removal during certain times of the year. Please pay close attention to signage.
Parking is prohibited and vehicles are subject to fine and immediate tow at the owners expense for the following violations:
Vehicles in violation are subject to fine and/or immediate tow at the owners expense for:
Vehicles not properly displaying a valid license plate and/or inoperable vehicles will be considered abandoned and subject to immediate tow.
Vehicles are subject to tow 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Press passes, handwritten or typed notes will not be honored for parking in University facilities. Contact our office to secure parking arrangements.
Illinois State University has implemented policies on the use of golf carts and authorized government vehicles on our campus.
All Visitors, Event Attendees, and Vendors who plan to bring golf carts to campus are subject to the following rules and regulations:
All University Departments that employ AGVs and golf carts in their operations are subject to the following rules and regulations:
The Office of Parking and Transportation has a DVD on the safe operation of utility carts that is available for use by University Departments to train their operators. Please note in the Departmental Policies and Procedures that each operator must be trained and a copy of the "Utility Cart Hands On Training Form" must be placed in the employees personnel file at Human Resources.
Contact our office at 309-438-8391 to check out this training video.