Spring Break Parking

Parking Alert: Spring Break parking areas will be open starting Wednesday 03/13/19. Vehicles are required to be in these areas starting at 5:00 PM, Friday, 03/15/19 and will continue till 6:00 PM, Sunday, March 24th 2019, your vehicle must be parked in one of the locations listed below.

Follow the signs posted to clearly identify exact locations for parking in the:

– Hilltop lot south end, commuter section close to the Emera Center.
– Steam Plant resident lot, north section.
– South York parking lot between York Hall and the York Village Complex.

Any vehicle remaining outside the designated Winter Parking areas may be ticketed, towed, and stored at the owner’s expense. Please direct parking related questions to Parking and Transportation Services, 523 DTAV Community Center, or by telephone at 581-4047, or by email at um.parkingservices@maine.edu.


Spring Semester and Winter Parking Ban Reminder

The Winter Parking Ban is in effect between November 1st and May 1st.  Starting November 1st all commuter, staff, and visitor parking lots are closed to parking between midnight and 6am. Permitted vehicles may park overnight in either the Bridge Tennis Court or College Ave South lots.  Please remind visitors to campus of this policy to avoid their vehicles being cited or towed.


The administrative office of Parking and Transportation Services is located in 523 DTAV Community Building, however, you may pay a citation, purchase a permit or obtain appeal forms at MaineCard Services, 130 Memorial Union and they are open 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Monday – Friday

If you have any parking issues, please call us so we can help you. 207.581.4047. We will work with you to resolve your parking needs.  

Lot Closings and Updates

Things move fast at UMaine! Events and lot closings are denoted by posted signs at the entrances of parking lots in advance of the events. For a complete list of campus activities please visit the University Calendar page.

If you feel you will be directly affected by an event, you may want to consider car-pooling or riding the Community Connector Bus free with your MaineCard. Please remember that parking rules and lot designations are constant and remain in effect as posted. Park your vehicle in an appropriate space to avoid a citation.