Parking Citations and Fines

Violation

Fee

AGAINST TRAFFIC FLOW*

No vehicle shall park on the opposite side of the roadway facing oncoming traffic at anytime. C.V.C. 22502 (B)

$50.00

CARPOOL SPACE/NO CARPOOL PERMIT

No student, faculty, staff, guest or vendor shall park in any space marked "CARPOOL” from 7:00am-10:00am without a valid carpool permit. A valid USD parking permit is required in conjunction with the carpool permit.

$50.00

COUNTERFEIT PERMIT/STOLEN PERMIT

Any vehicle displaying a USD parking Permit that is fake or has been reported lost/stolen is in violation and may result in loss of parking privileges. 

$400.00

DISABLED SPACE/ACCESS CORRIDOR

It is unlawful for any person to park or leave standing any vehicle in a stall or space designated for disabled persons and disabled veterans pursuant to Section 22511.7 or 22511.8, unless the vehicle displays either a special identification license plate issued pursuant to Section 5007 or a distinguishing placard issued pursuant to Section 22511.55 or 22511.59. C.V.C. 22507.8(A), in either of the following places:

(1) On the lines marking the boundaries of a parking stall or space designated for disabled persons or disabled veterans.

(2) In any area of the pavement adjacent to a parking stall or space designated for disabled persons or disabled veterans that is marked by crosshatched lines and is thereby designated, pursuant to any local ordinance, for the loading and unloading of vehicles parked in the stall or space. C.V.C. 22507.8(C)

$350.00

EXCEEDING TIME LIMIT

All USD time zone spaces are enforced 24 hours a day. No vehicle shall park in a designated space/area beyond the posted time zone restrictions.

$50.00

EXPIRED PERMIT/NO VALID USD PERMIT DISPLAYED

All vehicles are required to have a valid USD Parking Permit Monday through Friday between the hours of 7:00am - 7:00pm.

$50.00

EXPIRED/UNPAID BLOCK

Paid parking areas require payment Monday through Friday, between the hours of 7:00am - 7:00pm. Where required, faculty, staff, and students with a valid permit displayed must pay at a pay station.

$50.00

FIRE LANE/RED CURB*

No vehicle shall park in any area where a curb is marked RED and/or FIRE LANE for any period of time. Vehicles parked in these areas are subject to tow. C.V.C. 22500.1

$100.00

FRAUDULENT USE OF CITE

No vehicle shall display a previously issued citation to deceive parking enforcement.

$100.00

GUEST PERMIT DISPLAYED BY EMPLOYEE OR STUDENT

Students, faculty and staff must not obtain a visitor permit. All students, faculty and staff must purchase a parking permit from Parking Services.

$50.00

IMPROPERLY DISPLAYED PERMIT

Permits must be clearly displayed at all times on all vehicles parked campus. Permits must be displayed either on the windshield or on the dashboard, such that the entire permit numbers, dates and barcodes are clearly and entirely visible from the outside of the vehicle. Permits may not be hidden by tint or other obstructions.

$25.00

NOT CHARGING IN EV ONLY SPACE

No vehicle shall occupy an electric vehicle space, designated by a blue "EV" sign, while not actively charging their vehicle.

$25.00

NOT IN MARKED SPACE

All vehicles must park within the lines of marked parking stalls. Vehicles shall not parking in areas not designated for parking.

$100.00

OUTSIDE OF ASSIGNED AREA

No vehicle shall park in an area which is disallowed by their parking permit. Spaces are designated by the color of lines and/or signs at the entrance to the lot/area.

$50.00

PARKED IN TWO OR MORE SPACES

No person occupy more than one parking space at any given time. All vehicles must be parked within the lines of a valid parking space at all times.

$50.00

VEHICLE RELOCATE*

Vehicles in violation of any rule or regulation may be relocated (towed) to another area of campus.

$100.00

RESERVED SPACE/AREA*

No vehicle may park in a space marked RESERVED from 7:00am to 4:00pm Monday through Friday except the registered owner of that space. The vehicle in the space must have a valid USD permit for that space. No vehicle may park in a space or area marked RESERVED by a cone or sign for the time listed on the cone or sign.

$100.00

U.S.D. VEHICLES ONLY*

No student, faculty, staff, guest or vendors shall park in any space marked USD vehicle only. These spaces are enforced 24 hours, 7 days a week.

$100.00

*All asterisked violations are subject to impound or relocation.

Receipt of five or more citations for the same violation will result in an increased base amount for each subsequent citation received.

Please remember, citations fines not paid within 14 days will result in doubling of the original fine amount. If you are a student, the fine will be placed on your student account and can cause holds with registering for classes, graduating on time or receiving your diploma. Employees with outstanding citations will be unable to purchase a parking permit. The University also has the right to tow/impound any vehicle or revoke any permit not in compliance with university rules and regulations.