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Standard Semester Contract
Full-time student parking contracts are available each semester through an online lottery. Students may enter the lottery each semester, but entering does not guarantee a parking contract. Contracts are good for one semester only. Locations vary but always include spaces on each campus.

Lottery Sign-Up

Fall Semester 2014 -- April 22 - July 27
Spring Semester 2015 -- October 21 through November 24 (midnight)
Summer 2015 -- no lottery: summer contracts go on sale at PTS customer service desk starting May 5

ENTER THE PARKING LOTTERY HERE!

STUDENT PARKING CONTRACT LOTTERY
The lottery is unavailable each night from 1-5 am for server maintenance.


Contract Features

Cost
Lots – $67.75 per month; Ramps – $100.75 per month; Garages – $131.75 per month.

How It Works

  1. Log into the lottery sign-up using your University Internet ID and password.
  2. The system will automatically designate you as either a commuter or residence hall student.
    1. Commuter students select up to three contract locations.
    2. Residence hall student parking is assigned based on hall location.
  3. Submit your application.

Lottery Method
The lottery is conducted in two rounds. In the first round, names are selected on the day after the lottery sign-up closes. Selected students will receive an e-mail notification by noon. The dates for each round and the deadlines to respond are outlined in the Terms and Conditions when a student signs in.

Students who accept a parking contract will immediately receive a purchase confirmation e-mail. The fee for the semester will be automatically charged to your university student account.

Prior to the start of the semester, commuter students will receive their keycard/hangtag by mail at the address listed on their lottery application. Residence hall students will pick up their keycard/hangtag at their hall on move-in day.

Unclaimed contracts from the first round will be drawn again in the second round of the lottery. Any remaining unclaimed contracts will go on sale at the PTS customer service desk the week before the start of the semester (August 25, 2014). There is always contract space available in the State Fairgrounds lot for commuter students (this can be conveniently purchased through the lottery or by coming into the PTS office).

Students may review their status in the lottery at any time by logging into the system. Results from each of the drawing dates are available online by noon of that day. At the conclusion of the lottery, all students not selected for a parking contract will be notified of their status by e-mail.


Renewal Process For Graduate Students
Graduate students can now renew their parking contract for spring and summer semesters online.

The Website will start taking renewal requests for spring on September 30. The deadline to renew for spring is 11:59 p.m. on November 19, 2014.

Renew Online

Reminder! Each fall semester, the process begins anew and ALL students must re-enter the lottery at the top of this page.

 

Your odds are that about 2 out of every 3 students get a parking contract. Good luck!

 

 

A Tip For You: Contract parkers should be able to park in their assigned facility even during events (football games are the exception). If there is a space miscalculation, PTS staff should be available to re-direct contract parkers to another location without any charge.


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