Permit Decals

Students, faculty and staff of the university are required to immediately obtain and display a parking permit or decal. Parking permits can be obtained at the UCA Police Department 24 hours 7 days a week. A valid UCA ID is required to obtain a permit or decal.

Student fee: included in the security and access fee

Faculty / Staff permit fees: $60.00, Motorcycle/moped $20.00

Proper placement of Parking Permit

The Parking permit must be placed on the inside of the windshield on the driver’s side with the front facing out.

The permit is repositionable and transferable to any vehicle the owner parks on campus. If you drive a different vehicle onto the campus, place your permit in the vehicle you are driving. Temporary permits are available 24 hours 7 days a week at UCAPD, if you forget the permit. You must have a permit while parking on campus to avoid a citation.

Replacement of lost decals are available for a $15.00 fee and the old decal becomes deactivated.

Fees for permits and fines can be processed online ( and Student Accounts in Bernard Hall.

If you park at a meter you must pay the meter.

White Permits (Commuter Student): Park in White Spaces

Green Permits (Resident Student): Park in Green or White Spaces

Yellow Permits (Faculty / Staff): Park in Yellow or White Spaces

Purple Permits (Reserved Faculty/Staff): Park in assigned reserved, Yellow, or White Spaces

Visitor Parking: Park in Purple or White Spaces

Motorcycle or moped parking areas are designated on the campus.