Did you know?  There is NO LONGER a need to pick up the physical permit from Parking Office after purchasing a permit.  The vehicle license plate IS the parking permit!

Visitor Parking

Pay Options:

Visitors parked in permit or time restricted parking lots on campus must pay to park. Visitor pay stations (accepts cash or credit cards) are located on the third level of the Gateway Garage, the first level of the Alpine Garage, or in parking lot 220. There are also several coin operated parking meters (which also accept credit cards) at various locations in many of the campus parking lots. Click HERE for a printable parking map showing visitor parking locations.

Fees for visitor parking are as follows:

  • $2.00 per hour
  • $10.00 per day maximum

Another visitor parking option for is to purchase a "One-Day" visitor permit. This permit allows you to park any number of hours in one day and in any permit restricted parking lot on campus. The cost of these permits are $10.00 and may be purchased at the UCCS Parking Services front desk or at the University Center front desk. These One-Day permits are NEVER valid in loading docks/tow away zones, 15/30 minute loading zones, service drives, fire-lanes or handicapped spaces (unless accompanied by a valid handicapped placard or plate).

Free Options:

Visitors may park for free on weekends (Saturdays & Sundays) throughout the year, on holidays the campus is closed, and during the breaks between each semester. Free visitor parking is also available DURING fall, spring, and summer semesters in 500 series lots which are located at and near the Ent Center for the Arts complex, 5225 N. Nevada Avenue. No permit is required. A free shuttle service transporting passengers to and from the Ent Center for the Arts and the main campus is available during fall, spring, and summer semesters. Shuttle pickup times are about every 10-20 minutes, Mondays-Fridays, from 6:40 am to 10:35 pm.

Please feel free to contact the UCCS Parking & Transportation Services for further information. Email: parking@uccs.edu or Call: (719)255-3528

Click HERE for a printable map of the UCCS campus.

DID YOU KNOW: There are 5 visitor parking pay station kiosks on the UCCS campus and we also offer a pay by cell app called ParkMobile.