Important: Parking permits are required for all vehicles Monday through Friday from 7a.m. to 4p.m. in order to park on the grounds of Millersville University. Parking Regulations are in effect at Millersville University around the clock all year. Please review campus parking regulations and Pennsylvania state parking regulations. It is your responsibility to do so.
- Parking Ticket Appeals
- Request Temporary Permit (This form is for Faculty / Staff Only. Students are not permitted to make temporary permit requests)
- Pay Parking tickets
Applying for a parking permit:
Parking permit registration is available online for purchase. You must log in to your MAX account to apply for a parking permit. Once you have applied and paid for your parking permit online, you must stop by our parking office (Lebanon house) with your MU ID to pick up your permit. Please allow 24 hours for your transaction to be complete before attempting to pick up your parking permit.
The most effective way to register is to apply online before move-in day, then to stop by the parking office with your MU ID card to pick up your permit. If you have not registered before arriving on campus, we have two computer terminals available in our lobby to register on site. The process is online to reduce paper and costs.
Parking permit fees are as follows:
Commuter students: (White lined parking spaces only)
$95 Full academic year (Fall, Spring and Summer semesters included)
$63 Per semester (Fall or Spring semester)
Evening permits are not required if you are taking an evening class that begins after 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Parking permit purchased is only required weekdays from 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Resident students: (Blue lined and Green lined spaces only)
$105 Full academic year (Fall, Spring and Summer semesters included)
$63 Per semester (Fall or Spring semester)
Freshman residential students can now apply for a parking permit just like an upperclassman student. Freshmen dorm students can apply on August 1st, 2015 just like any other dorm student.
Restricted permits: (Commuters only)
Millersville University offers a special discounted parking permit to commuters. This permit allows a student to park in one assigned parking area on campus. This permit is restricted to this assigned area at all times while on Millersville campus. There are two restricted areas to choose from, Ann Street Lot and the west side parking garage (Prince & Cottage Ave). This permit cost is $50 for the academic year. Permits are limited, please stop by the parking office in the Lebanon House to apply in person if interested.
Students living in Shenks Hall or Reighard Hall:
Parking permits are issued to you (included with your room) to park in the parking lot adjacent to each of these buildings. Please talk with the office of each building for more information. If you are interested in purchasing a commuter permit you can apply online through our permit portal.
Open parking on Millersville Campus – no permit required:
You are permitted to park on Millersville Campus without displaying a parking permit after 4p.m. Monday through Friday. Parking permits are only required to be displayed during weekdays (Monday through Friday) from 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. During these times you must have a valid MU parking permit to park on campus. Weekend hours are also open on our campus. Weekend hours are from 4:00 p.m. Friday and ends 7:00 a.m. the following Monday.
PLEASE ALLOW 24 HOURS FOR PROCESSING PRIOR TO ATTEMPTING TO PICK UP YOUR PARKING PERMIT AT THE PARKING OFFICE (LEBANON HOUSE). IF YOU APPLIED DURING THE WEEKEND (SAT. OR SUN.) PLEASE ALLOW AN EXTRA DAY.
E-CHECK PAYMENTS TAKE UP TO 3 DAYS TO PROCESS THROUGH OUR PERMIT PORTAL. PLEASE BE PATIENT.
If your student status changes from a commuter student to a resident (dorm) student (or vice versa), you must make sure the registration office has your correct information/status. If they do not have this correct information you may not see the correct permits available to purchase.
First week of classes is always considered a grace period for displaying a valid parking permit. During this time you may park on campus without a parking permit. All other parking violations still apply. Grace period for the Fall 2015 semester is August 24th - August 28th, 2015. For the Spring semester 2015 the grace period is January 18th - January 22nd, 2016. For the summer semester 2015 the grace period is May 9th - May 13th, 2016.
Week of finals is also considered a grace period. Finals week for Fall 2015 is December 8th - December 12th, 2015. Finals week for Spring 2016 is May 3rd - May 6th, 2016. No permits required to park on campus during this time.
PARKING OFFICE DOES NOT ACCEPT CREDIT/DEBIT CARDS OR CASH TO PAY FOR PARKING TICKETS, YOU MUST USE THE ONLINE TICKET PAYMENT PORTAL IF YOU WANT TO USE A CREDIT/DEBIT CARD. YOU CAN PAY YOUR TICKET(S)S WITH A CHECK OR MONEY ORDER IN OUR PARKING OFFICE. PLEASE MAKE CHECKS OR MONEY ORDER OUT TO MU TRAFFIC FUND.
Parking ticket payments can also be made online through ourParking Ticket Payment Portal. Please have your ticket number(s) and vehicle license plate number available before you attempt to pay any parking tickets online.