Citations

Parking Citation (Ticket) Payments

 

Parking tickets may be paid online.

You will  need the parking ticket number or your vehicle’s license plate number to process your payment.


Parking tickets may also be paid:

  • in person at Parking Services (3 Discovery Drive, Storrs, CT 06269-6199) using cash, check, money order, credit/debit card and Husky Bucks.
  • by mail sent to Parking Services (3 Discovery Drive, Storrs, CT 06269-6199) using bank or personal checks or money orders.
  • Large amounts of loose coins will not be accepted as payment unless bank-rolled.

Avoid late fees and additional charges by paying citation fines within 14 calendar days of issuance.

 

Unpaid Parking Citation Fee Information

Unpaid Tickets
  •  UConn Student parking ticket fines will be posted to the student's Bursar’s  account if unpaid after 14 days of issuance.
  • The annual UConn parking permits of Regular Payroll employees will not be "renewed" until all their outstanding parking citation fees are paid.
  •  Registered Owners of the cited vehicle, who are not UConn Students, will be billed for the parking ticket fine and any related fees.
  •  All late and service fees will be assessed accordingly.

Parking Citation Appeals

Online Appeals

Parking citations (tickets) must be appealed within fourteen (14) calendar days of their issuance.

Written Appeals

Parking citations (tickets) must be appealed within fourteen (14) calendar days of their issuance.

  • Printable forms are available for download as a PDF Form or as a Microsoft Word Document
  • Completed forms may be submitted by:
    • email attachment sent to parkingservices@uconn.edu.
    • U.S. Postal mail sent to Parking Services, 3 Discovery Drive, Storrs, CT 06269-6199.
  • A decision letter will be mailed to the address specified on the submitted appeal form within three weeks of its receipt by Parking Services.

Parking Citation Appeal – Process Information

Parking citations (tickets) may be appealed by their recipients within fourteen (14) calendar days of their issuance.  Appeals may be submitted online using: Parking Services’ Parking Citation Appeal Form, or by completing a  paper form, which is available at the Parking Services office. Once completed, printed Parking Citation Appeal Forms can be submitted either by U.S. Postal mail sent to Parking Services, 3 Discovery Drive, Storrs, CT 06269-6199 or via email attachment sent to parkingservices@uconn.edu.

Parking citation appeals are typically adjudicated and their dispositions shared will appellants via email within three weeks of their receipt.

Parking citation appeals that are “upheld” result in the elimination of all of its associated fees; no payment is due and no further action by the appellant is needed.  Parking citation appeals that are “denied” result in the required payment of fines associated with the citation.  An additional late fee will be assessed when citation fees remain unpaid for more than 14 calendar days past the date of the appellate decision letter.

Verbal appeals of denied appellate decisions can be initiated when the appellant is able to provide the Parking Citation Appeals Hearing Officer with confirmed and compelling facts surrounding the issuance of the parking citation that were excluded from the initially submitted Parking Citation Appeal Form.  The Parking Citation Hearing Officer will schedule a verbal appeal with the appellant when these criteria are met.  The Parking Citation Hearing Officer is authorized assess the presented facts which surround the appealed parking citation and will determine whether or not there is are sufficient grounds to uphold the verbal appeal.

The determination of the Parking Citation Appeals Hearing Officer can be appealed to the five-member Parking Citations Appeals Review Committee comprised of one UConn full-time faculty member, two full-time UConn staff members, one full-time UConn graduate student, and one full-time undergraduate student.  The membership of the Parking Citations Appeals Committee annually appointed and subject to a five-consecutive-year reappointment limit, exclusive of the Parking Citations Appeal Officer whose annual reappointment is unlimited.

The Parking Citations Appeal Committee will review denied verbal appellate decisions when the appellant is able to provide the Parking Citation Appeals Committee with confirmed and compelling facts surrounding the issuance of the parking citation that were excluded from both the initially submitted Parking Citation Appeal Form and the verbal parking citation appeal processes or when the Parking Citations Appeal Officer initiates the appellate citation review.  The Parking Citation Hearing Committee is authorized to assess all the presented facts that surround the appealed parking citation and determine whether or not there is are sufficient grounds to uphold, change or modify the verbal appeal determination.  A minimum of three (3) committee members must deliberate over each citation appeal brought to the Review Committee and the majority opinion of those members determines appellate decisions.  The appellate decisions made by the Parking Citation Appeals Committee are final; they are not subject to appellate review.

Parking Violations, Fines, and Fees (Table)

Violation Type
Fine Amount
33 Expired Meter  $25.00
34 Improper Display of Permit/Decal  $25.00
40 Violation of Posted Sign  $30.00
41 Load Zone Violation  $30.00
42 Double Parked/More Than One Space  $30.00
43 In Service Roads  $30.00
44 No University Permit/Decal  $30.00
45 Other  $30.00
46 No Parking Area  $30.00
47 Out of Marked Space  $30.00
48 In or Blocking Lot Aisle/Entrance  $30.00
49 In an Unassigned Area  $30.00
50 On a Sidewalk, Lawn, Unpaved Area  $50.00
51 Using a Forged, Altered, Spurious Decal  $50.00
52 In a Bus Stop $50.00
53 In a Reserved Space $50.00
54 Blocking Entrance/Exit to Building $50.00
55 In a Fire Lane $50.00
57 Within 10 Feet of a Fire Hydrant $50.00
58 Parking Permit Revoked $50.00
21 Winter Storm Parking Violation $50.00 
70 In a Handicap Space  $150.00
71 Misuse of Handicap Permit  $150.00
Administrative Fees
Late Payment of Parking Citations $5.00

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