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Moving in/out of a dorm or scholarship hall?

- Park in University Housing color zones
- Follow all regular Rules & Regulations (ex: Pay the 20 minute meter, and leave after 20 minutes)
- Have the items you’re moving packed and ready to go before you park in a designated loading area.
- Be mindful of any posted "[#] MINUTE TIME LIMIT" signs, as your fellow residents are also trying to move their belongings

DON'T (park in):
- Gold, Blue, or Red color zones. These are staff lots, which are restricted all year (even on moving days).
- Bus lanes
- Fire lanes, No Parking zones, Delivery Vehicle stalls, State Vehicle stalls, etc.
- Areas that will cause you to block other vehicles
- Accessible stalls, unless you are properly permitted to do so
- Along curbs, unless the area is marked specifically for parking or loading/unloading.


The map below shows dorms and scholarship halls, with a key for identifying parking lots by color:

Color Zone Key By Lot

You must have a permit or pay by the hour to park in a KU lot
Parking is self-funded, receiving no state funding or tuition money
15,000 parking spaces on campus
Main campus closed to drive-through traffic 7:45 a.m.–5 p.m.
Anyone with a valid KU Card can ride buses free
Parking meters using Parkmobile now accept credit cards
Follow parking on Twitter: @parkingKU
Visitors should park in parking garages or at meters
Red, Blue, and Gold zones are ticketed Monday through Friday year-round
To use ADA parking, you must register your placard with Parking & Transit and buy a parking permit
In residence hall zones, we patrol continuously and issue tickets day and night starting at 7 a.m. Monday and ending at 5 p.m. Friday when classes are in session
48 hours before closing lots for events, we'll post a real estate sign with the date and time at the entrance
Walking time from lot 57 (Stadium) to Wescoe: 6.5 minutes
Walking time from lot 90 (Recreation Center) to Wescoe: 8.5 minutes
Going to Watkins Health Center? Park at the meters, pay for 1 hour 
Using a yellow permit costs $1.93/day. Park & Ride is $1.41.
You don’t need to own a car to use a car – check out Enterprise Carshare.