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Parking Services


UTRGV maintains an inventory of almost 11,000 parking spaces distributed across its various campuses. Parking is regulated through a system of permits and citations. Students, faculty, and staff are expected to obtain a permit for use on campus and park in their respective zones. Visitors are expected to obtain temporary permits for use during their visit.

To view parking zones, visit the following:

Edinburg Campus

Brownsville Campus

Harlingen Campus

For a list of frequently asked parking-related questions, please see our FAQ.

Permits & Citations

Looking to purchase a permit, pay a fine, or appeal a citation? It’s easily done through our online system. Visit Various forms of payment are accepted.

PURCHASE A PERMIT (click here for instructions)/ PAY A CITATION

Permit Classes, Zones, and Fees – Rate Card

Driving & Parking Offenses

Parking Policies

Parking Rules & Regulations

Maintenance Permit Policy

Vendor Parking Policy

Event Parking Reservation Fee Schedule

Parking & Traffic Advisory Committee

The purpose of UTRGV’s Parking & Traffic Advisory Committee (PTAC) is to review parking and traffic regulations and to develop recommendations for revisions in these regulations as are necessary to an efficient parking and traffic system as it relates to differential parking zones, parking fees, penalties for violations of regulations, arrangements for bicycles, motorcycles, and pedestrian traffic. Faculty, staff, or students desiring a policy change to the Parking Rules and Regulations should contact the chairperson of this committee, Tonya Paulette, at

The committee meets periodically. If you are interested in becoming a part of the PTAC or attending a meeting, please contact Melissa Sandoval at