Parking Services


 Recent Announcements

Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday

In observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, Crimson Ride and 348-RIDE will close Monday, January 16, 2017 at 7:00AM.  Crimson Ride will resume normal operations Tuesday, January 17, 2017, at 7:00AM. 348-RIDE will resume normal operations Tuesday, January 17, 2017, at 9:00PM. If you have an emergency, please contact UAPD by calling 348-5454.



Message for Orange Residential Permit Holders

Monday, December 12, 2016, the parking lot on the southeast side of Tutwiler Hall will close for campus improvements. All vehicles must be moved from the parking area noted in red on the image below by 7:00 a.m. on December 12th.  If any vehicles remain in this area at that time, the vehicles will be towed at the owners’ expense. Also, please note that beginning on December 12th, all vehicles will need to enter and exit the parking lot from 10th Avenue. This will become the permanent entrance/exit until further

Winter Driving Safety Tips

Please review the link below some helpful information on safe winter driving.

Focus On Safety- Winter Driving


Student Partial Parking Permit Refund until February 3rd

Students who purchase a parking permit in the fall of 2016 will pay full price for the permit.  Students who leave the University in December and do not plan on returning in the spring may return their permit for a partial refund through February 3, 2017.  All permits are deactivated upon separation from the University, regardless of whether they are returned.



Spring Semester Pricing for Student Permits

Effective December 1, 2016 at 9:00 a.m., student permit prices will be reduced to the following spring semester rates:

Motorcycle    $75.00

Handicap       $130.00

Perimeter       $130.00

Commuter     $210.00

Residential    $245.00

Reserved       $400.00


One Month Permits Available Following Fall Break

One Month permits may be purchased by students who will be parking a vehicle on campus following fall break through the end of the fall semester.  A One Month permit costs $75.00 and is billed to the student’s account. To purchase a One Month permit, bring the vehicle license plate information and photo identification (Action Card, driver’s license, etc.) to the Parking Services Office located inside the Transit Hub at 451 Campus Drive East.  Our office hours are 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.



Ride Amigos

Ride Amigos is a ride share program that allows students of the University of Alabama to connect and utilize carpool opportunities among their fellow classmates.  Once you place your origin and destination in the system you can find other people to carpool with, search for driving, biking or walking distance to your destination or see if you can catch a bus on your route.  If you review the Ride Amigos tab on our webpage you can also review training videos that help you get started.


2016 – 2017 Parking and Campus Maps

Updated campus and parking maps have been uploaded, you may view them on our Parking Maps page.



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