PARKING LOT REVISIONS FOR THE 2014-2015 SCHOOL YEAR

Lot 26-Lot 26 will be a Resident parking Lot.
Lot 28-Faculty/Staff parking only.
Lot 29-The first two rows as you enter this lot is open to Commuters and Faculty/Staff.  The remainder of the lot is strictly Faculty/Staff parking.
Lot 36-Faculty/Staff and Commuter only.


Under the provisions of Section 1 of Act Number 291, Michigan Public ACTS OF 1967 (C.1948, Section 390.891 and 390.892)M.S.A. Section 15.1120 (51-52), the following Ordinances shall be enforced on the campus of Northern Michigan University. In addition the Michigan Vehicle Code and related laws concerning ownership and use of vehicles on the streets and highways of the State of Michigan will become a part of the Ordinances and will be enforced on all University property. It is unlawful to furnish the Public Safety Department with fraudulent information which would restrict the proper issuance of a parking permit and/or lot designator. All violations of these Ordinances are civil infractions.

INDEX
BICYCLES PAGE 3, III.
DEFINITIONS PAGE 2, I.
ENFORCEMENT PAGE 15, XI.
GENERAL INFORMATION PAGE 13, IX.
LOST OR DAMAGED DECALS PAGE 7, VI., N.
MOTORCYCLES, MOTOR SCOOTERS, MOTORBIKES, MOPEDS PAGE 3, II.
PARKING LOT LOCATIONS PAGE ,10,11,12, & 13 VIII.
PARKING REGULATIONS PAGE 8,9, VII.
PAYMENT OF FINES PAGE 14, X.
REGISTRATION FEES AND IDENTIFICATION PAGE 5,6, VI.
REGISTRATION OF MOTOR VEHICLES PAGE 3,4, I V.
REGISTRATION REFUNDS PAGE 8, VI., O.
SCHEDULUE OF FINES PAGE 15, XI., D.
SPECIAL ARANGEMENTS PAGE 6, VI., H.
TEMPORARY, ALTERNATE, HANDICAP AND OTHER REGISTRATIONS PAGE 6, VI., G.
VEHICULAR GASOLINE LEAKS PAGE 16, XII.
VISITORS PAGE 5, V.
WILDCAT SHUTTLE PAGE 14, IX. H.

The Campus Map is Located in the Center of the Book

  1. DEFINITIONS:
    1. CAMPUS: includes all property owned by Northern Michigan University.
    2. UNIVERSITY REGISTERED MOTOR VEHICLE: Describes all self-propelled motor vehicles bearing a valid Northern Michigan University registration decal, properly displayed.
    3. COMMUTER: Includes all University students who drive from their off campus residence to the University.
    4. RESIDENT: Includes all University students living in a Residence hall or University apartment.
    5. UNIVERSITY YEAR: That period of time beginning with the first day of classes following fall semester registration through the last day of summer session.
    6. VISITOR: Any person who is not a student, employee or tenant of the University.
    7. GENERAL PARKING AREAS: Valid parking for all university registered vehicles.
  2. MOTORCYCLES-MOTOR SCOOTERS-MOTORBIKES-MOPEDS:
    1. Motorcycles, motor scooters, motorbikes and mopeds are considered motor vehicles and governed by these Ordinances:
      1. They must be registered with Public Safety and the decal properly displayed. Failure to display permit may result in a $25.00 parking citation.
      2. They must have proper safety equipment as specified by the Michigan Vehicle Code.
      3. They may not be parked or stored in any campus building or entrance.
  3. BICYCLES:
    1. SHOULD BE REGISTERED WITH PUBLIC SAFETYRegistration can be done in the Public Safety Office or online at https://mynmu.nmu.edu/. Once you are signed into, https://mynmu.nmu.edu/ choose the student or employee tab. The link will be in the Public Safety Services section of the page under “click here to register your bicycle”.
    2. Persons choosing to ride their bicycles on the roadway must abide by all traffic laws.
    3. Persons choosing to ride their bicycles on the sidewalk must yield to pedestrians and have their bicycles equipped with a warning bell device audible 100 feet away.
    4. Bicycles are to be stored in bicycle racks. If secured to trees/shrubs or building entrances or stairwells they are subject to removal by Public Safety.
    5. Bicycle registration is free of charge and registration is permanent.
    6. Bicycle owners not affiliated with the University may register bicycles in person at the Public Safety office.
  4. REGISTRATION OF MOTOR VEHICLES
    1. All students, faculty and staff operating a vehicle on campus must have it registered with the Public Safety Department.
    2. Registered students may operate a motor vehicle subject to the University Ordinances.
    3. All students, faculty and staff operating or parking a motor vehicle on campus must have it registered no later than 1 week following the first official day of classes each semester.  A valid vehicle registration is required to register a vehicle.  The vehicle registration must be in the students name or next of kin.  CITATIONS ISSUED FOR FAILURE TO REGISTER (VIOLATION #7) WILL NOT BE EXCUSED AFTER THE REGISTRATION DEADLINE.  IF YOU CANNOT REGISTER YOUR VEHICLE BY THE SPECIFIED DATE, PLEASE STOP AT THE PUBLIC SAFETY OFFICE AND OBTAIN A TEMPORARY PERMIT.​
    4. Vehicle registration is conducted at the Public Safety Department between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.   Saturday hours and extended hours are in effect the week prior to the start of school and running through the first five days of school.  Online registration is also available online at https://mynmu.nmu.edu/.  Once you are signed into https://mynmu.nmu.edu/, choose the student or employee tab.  The link will be in the Public Safety Services section of the page under “click here to register your vehicle”.  
    5. Motor vehicles brought on campus during the semester MUST be registered immediately.
    6. Registration is valid for the periods listed in Sec.  VI, B.,C.,D.
    7. Faculty, staff and students living in University apartments must register their vehicles and pay the regular fees.
    8. Individuals with "ASSIGNED PARKING" must display their lot designator with their vehicle registration decal.  Designators are to be considered part of the registration decal.
    9. Any visitor or operator of an unregistered vehicle on campus must report to the Public Safety Department for a temporary or visitor parking permit.  Arrangements for temporary or visitor registration may be done 24 hours, seven days a week.
    10. Vehicle must be registered with Public Safety by the registered owner of the vehicle or next of kin.
    11. THE GREEN VISITOR METERS ARE AVAILABLE FOR VISITORS TO CAMPUS.  A VISITOR IS ANY PERSON WHO IS NOT A STUDENT, EMPLOYEE OR TENANT OF THE UNIVERSITY.​
  5. VISITORS
    1. Visitors who are on campus for the day may park in any legal space on campus.  A legal space consists of a parking spot that is defined by two yellow lines on the ground.  Yellow lines on the curb indicate a prohibited zone.  Handicap spaces are available to visitors who have a current state or valid NMU handicap parking pass.  Visitors who park at the meters must pay the appropriate meter fee.  The cost is .25 per hour with a maximum of 4 hours.
    2. Visitors who are on campus overnight must obtain a visitor pass from Parking Services and parked in the area they are assigned to.  Overnight visitors are authorized to park in lot 20, 21, or lot 46.  Please refer to the map in the center of this book for lot locations.  
    3. Arrangements for extended parking must be made by contacting Public Safety at 227-1476.
    4. Visitors receiving parking tickets on campus should fill out the green visitor card or the reverse side of the ticket and bring them or mail them to the Public Safety Office.
  6. REGISTRATION AND IDENTIFICATION OF MOTOR VEHICLES:
    1. Students and Faculty/Staff registering their vehicles must show a valid registration for each vehicle registered.
    2. STUDENT REGISTRATION FEES:
      1. $140.00 for the University Year (Valid September 1 to August 31). 
        $70.00 for each additional registration.
      2. $91.50 for the Winter Semester (Valid from January 1 to August 31).
        1. $46.00 for additional registration.
        2. $43.00 for the Summer Session (Expires August 31).
          $21.50 for each additional registration.
    3. FACULTY/STAFF REGISTRATION FEES:
      1. $140.00 for the University Year (Valid: September 1 to August 31) If you will only be parking one vehicle on campus at a time, this permit can be transferred from car to car. All of the vehicles that this permit will be used on MUST be listed on your registration form.
        $140.00 for each additional registration.
      2. $91.50 for the Winter Semester (Valid from January 1 to August 31).
        $91.50 for each additional registration.
      3. $43.00 for the Summer Session (Expires August 31).
        $43.00 for each additional registration (Expires August 31).
    4. MOTORCYCLE REGISTRATION FEES:
      1. $22.50 for the University year. (Valid: September 1, to August 31).
      2. $11.25 for each additional registration.
      3. Faculty/Staff who register a vehicle and want to include a Motorcycle as an additional vehicle on their faculty/staff permit must have the Motorcycle information on file with Public Safety. You must display your faculty/staff pass from your motorcycle.  Failure to display your permit may result in a $25.00 parking citation.  A motorcycle sticker is available as a second vehicle permit for $11.25.
    5. Adjunct Faculty receives one permit as part of their benefit package.  Second vehicle permits will be $140.00 for each additional permit and prorated accordingly after the fall semester.
    6. Graduate Assistants are eligible for one parking permit at no charge.  All additional permits would be at the faculty/staff rate.
    7. TEMPORARY, ALTERNATE, HANDICAPPED, AND OTHER REGISTRATIONS:
      1. Five day temporary permits can be issued to students or faculty/staff who do not have a vehicle registered or who have a temporary dealer plate on a new vehicle.
      2. Temporary parking permits can be purchased for $30.00 and valid for 30 days.
      3. Permission for an alternate use of an unregistered vehicle to be parked on campus may be obtained for a total up to 5 days per semester.  If a vehicle is brought on campus more than the given days, it must be registered as a second vehicle.
      4. Temporarily handicapped individuals should contact the Public Safety Department for issuance of a temporary "Handicapped Parking Permit."  These permits are valid on campus for no more than 30 days a semester.  A physician's statement is required.  Forms are available from Public Safety.  Temporary handicap permits issued by a state are valid on campus.
    8. SPECIAL ARRANGEMENTS
      1. Individuals requiring special arrangements for vehicle registration or special parking arrangements must contact Public Safety by telephone, email or mail to initiate these arrangements.
    9. DECAL LOCATION: Registration decals are to be installed as follows:
      1. Hanging decals must hang from the rear view mirror support when parked on campus. The face of the permit with the permit number should be facing outwards and visible from the outside.
      2. Window stickers must be affixed to the inside lower right hand corner of the front windshield by the adhesive on the decal.
      3. Failure to display vehicle registration permit could result in a $25.00 citation.
        (This citation IS NOT excused.......NO EXCEPTIONS)
    10. CHANGES: Changes in vehicles, license plate number and/or address must be reported to the Public Safety Department immediately.
    11. OUTDATED DECALS: Must be removed from the vehicle.
    12. TRANSFERRING REGISTRATION DECALS: Permits are only valid in the vehicle that is associated with the permit. Moving a permit from one vehicle to another is prohibited. Faculty/Staff are authorized to move permits from vehicle to vehicle as long as ALL of the vehicles are listed on their permit/vehicle record.
    13. NEW VEHICLE: Whenever there is a change of motor vehicles, the registration decal must be returned to the Public Safety Department.  A fee of $5.00 is charged to register the most recent vehicle or a second vehicle decal must be purchased.  If the old decal is not returned, a $25.00 replacement fee will be charged.   If the license plate number for the new vehicle will remain the same, the same registration decal may be used.  The new vehicle information must be reported to Public Safety by phone or at our office located at 102 of the Services Building.
    14. LOST OR DAMAGED DECALS:If for any reason a registration decal    becomes damaged, the remnants of the damaged decal MUST be      returned and a replacement decal must be obtained from the Public     Safety Department.  A fee of $5.00 is charged to replace the decal if you    return the damaged decal.  If you no longer have your permit, a $25.00       replacement fee will be charged. If your permit is stolen and you file a  police report you will not be charged for a replacement.  If you choose not to file a report, you will be charged a $25.00 replacement fee.
    15. REGISTRATION FEE REFUND
      1. Students graduating from the university, student teaching, studying abroad, military activation, and or exchange students are eligible for a refund of one half amount paid during the fall semester. Parking permits must be returned to Public Safety within 30 days of the last day of class at the conclusion of the fall semester. (NO EXCEPTIONS)
      2. Refunds for those withdrawing due to medical reasons will be sent to the Public Safety Parking Appeals Board for review. The Appeals Board will make a recommendation to the Director of Public Safety.
      3. Faculty/Staff departing the university at the conclusion of the fall semester will be eligible for a refund of one half the amount paid during the fall semester for permits not covered by their current benefit package.
  7. PARKING REGULATIONS:
    1. Parking on city streets is covered by Marquette City Ordinances.
    2. Where parking on a university street is authorized, no parking is allowed during the hours of 2:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m.
    3. Parking on University streets shall be in the direction of traffic and within 12 inches of the curb.
    4. Commuters who park on campus must park in lots 11, 17, 26, 36, 37 and all general areas listed on the campus map. Time restrictions may be enforced in general areas.
    5. Students may be asked to move their vehicles to a pre-cleaned area during winter months for the purpose of snow removal. Failure to comply with plowing schedule could result in a $25.00 citation.
    6. Persons parking in areas designated for overnight parking must provide their own snow removal to and from individual parking areas. Cleaned roadways to and from parking areas will be provided.
    7. Parking is prohibited at a yellow curb, or where a no parking sign is posted, or no legal space exists.
    8. Resident students must be parked in their designated parking lots on campus between the hours of 2:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. After 5:00 p.m. up until 2:00 a.m. registered Freshman and Resident students are authorized to park in lots: 11, 12, 13, 17, 18, 25, 26, 36, 41, 42, and 44. SPECIAL PERMISSION FOR EXCEPTIONS MUST BE OBTAINED FROM THE PUBLIC SAFETY DEPARTMENT.
    9. Freshman Students are restricted to Lots 14, 20, 21, the northwest section of lot 36, lot 46, and general parking areas on campus.(see map)
    10. Driving or parking on sidewalks is prohibited, except by special permission for commercial or service vehicles.
    11. Parking or driving on lawns or seeded areas is prohibited.
    12. Parking in paved lots is restricted to the paved surface and in designated parking spaces ONLY.
    13. VEHICLES PARKED IN VIOLATION OF ANY ORDINANCE MAY BE REMOVED AT THE OWNER'S EXPENSE.
    14. Stopping, standing, or parking vehicles within 15 feet of a fire hydrant is prohibited.
    15. It is unlawful to stop, stand or park a vehicle in such a manner as to impede the egress from any University building.
  8. PARKING LOT LOCATIONS:

    Following is a list of parking lots and restrictions (Refer to map for locations):

    LOT 1

    ASSIGNED FOR WEST HALL RESIDENTS ONLY: 24 hours a day. Located south of the University Center and at the west end of Kaye Avenue. Must have a lot 1 lot designator.

    LOT 2

    ASSIGNED FOR SPOONER HALL RESIDENTS, FACULTY/STAFF AND GENERAL PARKING: 24 hours a day. Located at the rear of Spooner Hall and West of Lee Hall. Residents of Spooner Hall must have a lot 2 lot designator and park in the spaces assigned to Resident Parking. Faculty/Staff must be parked in the spaces assigned to Faculty/Staff. Art Museum parking spaces are reserved for visitor to the university. Students and faculty/staff are prohibited from parking in the Art Museum spots 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The lot located at the east end of the lot is general parking 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

    LOT 3

    UNIVERSITY APARTMENT HOUSING: 24 hours a day. Assigned parking only for those who reside at the 1200 Center Street Apartments. Located off of Center Street.

    LOT 4

    UNIVERSITY APARTMENT HOUSING: 24 hours a day. Assigned parking only for those who reside at the 1601/1603/1605/1607/1609/1611 Lincoln Apartments. Located off of Lincoln Avenue.

    LOT 5

    UNIVERSITY APARTMENT HOUSING: 24 hours a day. Assigned parking only for those who reside at the 1701 Lincoln and 1100/1200 Norwood Apartments. Located off of Lincoln Avenue.

    LOT 6

    UNIVERSITY APARTMENT HOUSING: 24 hours a day. Assigned parking only for those who reside at the 821 Center Street Apartments. Located off of Center Street.

    LOT 7

    UNIVERSITY APARTMENT HOUSING: 24 hours a day. Assigned parking only for those who reside at the 600/601/700/800 Summit Street Apartments.

    LOT 8

    SHORT TERM 2 HOUR PARKING FOR ANY UNIVERSITY REGISTERED. ALL DAY CONFERENCE PARKING AVAILABLE: From 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. No parking from 2:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. Located at the corner of Lee Drive and Kaye Avenue.

    LOT 9

    QUAD II CIRCLE FACULTY/STAFF ONLY: 24 hours a day. Located off Wright Street.

    LOT 10

    UNIVERSITY APARTMENT HOUSING: 24 hours a day. Assigned parking only for those who live in the 801 Center Street Apartments. Located off of Center Street.

    LOT 11

    COMMUTER AND FACULTY/STAFF PARKING ONLY: From 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. NO parking from 3:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. Located on the west side of Tracy Avenue and north of the Learning Resources Building.

    LOT 12

    ANY UNIVERSITY REGISTERED VEHICLE: 24 hours a day. Located at Presque Isle Avenue and Kaye Avenue.

    LOT 13

    FACULTY/STAFF AND GENERAL PARKING ONLY: From 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. No parking from 2:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. Short term 2 hour parking for any university registered vehicle and visitor vehicle is available at the southwest corner of the lot. The Northwest corner of the lot is a general parking area and available to any university registered vehicle. Lot is located east of Lee Drive and west of the Cohodas Administrative Center. Area north of the building entrance is designated as a Loading Zone.

    LOT 14

    RESIDENT AND FRESHMAN PARKING ONLY: 24 HOURS A DAY. Located South of Norwood Street between Tracy Avenue and Schaffer Street.

    LOT 15

    FACULTY/STAFF PARKING ONLY: 24 hours a day. Located south of the University Center and at the west end of Kaye Avenue.

    LOT 16

    RESIDENT STUDENT PARKING ONLY: 24 hours a day. NO FRESHMEN PARKING AT ANY TIME. Located east of Lincoln Avenue, north of Gant Hall and to the West of Van Antwerp Hall. IF LOT 16 IS FULL, LOTS 14,20, 21, 26, AND 46 ARE AVAILABLE FOR RESIDENT PARKING.

    LOT 17

    COMMUTER AND FACULTY/STAFF PARKING ONLY: From 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. No parking from 2:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. Located at the corner of Eighth Street and Harden Circle Drive.

    LOT 18

    FACULTY/STAFF PARKING ONLY: From 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. No parking from 2:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. Located off Harden Circle Drive and west of the West Science Building.

    LOT 19

    ASSIGNED PARKING ONLY: Located north of the University Heating Plant.

    LOT 20

    FRESHMAN AND RESIDENT PARKING ONLY: 24 hours a day. Located on the southwest corner of Wright Street and Lincoln Ave. IF LOT 20 IS FULL, LOT 14,21,26 AND LOT 46 ARE AVAILABLE FOR FRESHMAN PARKING.

    LOT 21

    ANY UNIVERSITY REGISTERED VEHICLE: 24 hours a day. Located at the southwest corner of Center Street and Wilkinson Street.

    LOT 22

    FACULTY/STAFF: 24 hours a day. Located at the new Services Bldg. on Sugarloaf Avenue.

    LOT 23

    GRIES HALL COURTYARD: 24 hours a day. Handicap parking only.

    LOT 24

    RESIDENT STUDENT PARKING ONLY: 24 hours a day. Located south of Wright Street and east of Magers/Meyland Hall.

    LOT 25

    FACULTY/STAFF PARKING ONLY: From 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. No parking from 2:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. Located west of the McClintock Building.

    LOT 26

    COMMUTER PARKING ONLY: 24 hours a day. Located off Harden Circle Drive, north of the West Science Building.

    LOT 27

    FACULTY/STAFF PARKING ONLY: 24 hours a day. Located at the South end of parking lot "16," south of Quad I Food Services. No short term parking.

    LOT 28

    CLOSED FOR CONSTRUCTION FOR THE 2013/2014 SCHOOL YEAR.

    LOT 29

    FACULTY/STAFF PARKING ONLY: 24 hours a day. Located off Harden Circle Drive.

    LOT 31

    SERVICE VEHICLES AND HANDICAP PARKING ONLY. 24 hours a day. Located at the east end of West Hall.

    LOT 33

    FACULTY/STAFF PARKING ONLY, LEE CIRCLE – 24 hours a day.

    LOT 35

    ASSIGNED PARKING ONLY: 24 hours a day. Located on Tracy Avenue.

    LOT 36

    FACULTY/STAFF, COMMUTER AND RESIDENT STUDENT PARKING ONLY: Resident parking is restricted to the northwest section of this lot and available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The remainder of this lot is closed from 2:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. Reserved spaces are available for patients of the Speech and Hearing Clinic. Located off of Harden Drive.

    LOT 37

    JACOBETTI CENTER: UNIVERSITY REGISTERED PARKING ONLY: 6:00 a.m. to 2:00 a.m. No parking from 2:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m. Located off of Sugarloaf Avenue.

    LOT 38

    FACULTY/STAFF AND ASSIGNED SERVICE VEHICLE PARKING ONLY: 24 hours a day. Located at the Quad I loading dock.

    LOT 39

    FACULTY/STAFF PARKING ONLY: From 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. No parking from 2:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. Located off Harden Drive by the Thomas Fine Arts Building.

    LOT 41

    FACULTY/STAFF PARKING ONLY: 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. No parking from 2:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. Located on the east side of Seventh St.

    LOT 42

    FACULTY/STAFF PARKING ONLY: 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. No parking 2:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. Located on the west side of Seventh St.

    LOT 44

    KAYE AVE. ANGLE PARKING: 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. No parking 2:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. University registered parking only. Located West of Lee Drive.

    LOT 46

    UNIVERSITY REGISTERED: 24 hours a day. Located on the North side of Wright Street.

    LOT 47

    UNIVERSITY APARTMENT HOUSING: 24 hours a day. Assigned parking only for those who reside at the Woodland Apartments, 900 Norwood St. Located Off Norwood Street.

    LOT 50

    UNIVERSITY REGISTERED VEHICLES AND SPECIAL EVENTS PARKING: From 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. No parking from 2:00 a.m. to 5:30 a.m. Located West of the PEIF building. Additional parking fees may apply for Special Events Parking.

    LOT 51

    UNIVERSITY REGISTERED VEHICLES AND SPECIAL EVENTS PARKING: From 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. No parking from 2:00 a.m. to 5:30 a.m. Located West of the Superior Dome. Additional parking fees may apply for Special Events Parking.

    LOT 52

    HANDICAP PARKING, UNIVERSITY REGISTERED VEHICLES AND SPECIAL EVENTS PARKING: From 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. No parking from 2:00 a.m. to 5:30 a.m. Located West of the Superior Dome. Additional parking fees may apply for Special Events Parking.

    LOT 53

    UNIVERSITY REGISTERED VEHICLES AND SPECIAL EVENTS PARKING: From 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. No parking from 2:00 a.m. to 5:30 a.m. Located North of the Superior Dome. Additional parking fees may apply for Special Events Parking.

    LOT 54

    UNIVERSITY REGISTERED VEHICLES AND SPECIAL EVENTS PARKING: From 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. No parking from 2:00 a.m. to 5:30 a.m. Located North of the Superior Dome. Additional parking fees may apply for Special Events Parking.

    LOT 55

    UNIVERSITY REGISTERED VEHICLES AND SPECIAL EVENTS PARKING: From 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. No parking from 2:00 a.m. to 5:30 a.m. Located East of the Superior Dome. Additional parking fees may apply for Special Events Parking.

    LOT 56

    UNIVERSITY REGISTERED VEHICLES AND SPECIAL EVENTS PARKING: From 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. No parking from 2:00 a.m. to 5:30 a.m. Located East of the Superior Dome. Additional parking fees may apply for Special Events Parking.

    LOT 57

    SUITE PARKING-PERMIT REQUIRED DURING EVENTS. ANY UNIVERSITY REGISTERED VEHICLE AT ALL OTHER TIMES. From 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. No parking from 2:00 a.m. to 5:30 a.m. Located Southeast of the PEIF. Additional parking fees may apply for Special Events Parking.

    LOT 58

    UNIVERSITY REGISTERED VEHICLES AND SPECIAL EVENTS PARKING: 24 hours a day. Located East of the Berry Events Center. Additional parking fees may apply for Special Events Parking.

    LOT 59

    HANDICAP PARKING: From 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. No parking from 2:00 a.m. to 5:30 a.m. Located South of the Berry Events Center. Additional parking fees may apply for Special Events Parking.

    LOT 60

    UNIVERSITY REGISTERED VEHICLES AND SPECIAL EVENTS PARKING: 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. No parking from 2:00 a.m. to 5:30 a.m. Located East of the Berry Events Center and South of the PEIF. Additional parking fees may apply for Special Events Parking.

    LOT 61

    HANDICAP AND SERVICE VEHICLE PARKING ONLY: 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. No parking from 2:00 a.m. to 5:30 a.m. Located Southeast of Jamrich Hall. To access this area driving on the sidewalk is permitted using due care and caution. SPEED LIMIT IS 5 M.P.H.

    LOT 62

    FACULTY/STAFF PARKING ONLY: From 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. No parking from 2:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. Located off of Seventh Street.

    LOT 63

    HANDICAP AND SERVICE VEHICLE PARKING ONLY: From 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. No parking from 2:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. Located East of West Science and South of the Greenhouse.

    LOT 64

    HEALTH CENTER PATIENTS PARKING ONLY: From 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. No parking from 2:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. Located off of Lee Drive.

    *

    GREEN VISITOR METERS: Located in lots 11, 37. The cost is .25 per hour with a maximum of 4 hours.

  9. GENERAL INFORMATION
    1. The individual registering a vehicle with the University shall be held responsible for any parking violation committed.
    2. The speed limit on campus is 20 miles per hour, RADAR ENFORCED.
    3. The driver of a vehicle will be held responsible for any moving violation.
    4. All accidents on campus must be reported to the Public Safety Department immediately.
    5. It is unlawful for an upperclassman to register a vehicle for a freshman.
    6. ABANDONED VEHICLES: All vehicles must have a current state vehicle registration, a valid NMU parking permit, and be in operating condition or they will be processed as abandoned vehicles.
    7. Unregistered vehicles on campus that are not identifiable by an NMU parking permit will be processed through the State of Michigan Department of Motor Vehicles. Out of state license plates will be processed through the Law Enforcement Information Network. Once ownership has been determined, the citations will be billed to either the registered owner of the vehicle OR if there is a student enrolled sharing the same home address the citations will be billed to the student.
    8. WILDCAT SHUTTLE SERVICE: The Wildcat Shuttle Service is brought to you by NMU Public Safety & Police Services in conjunction with ASNMU. The Wildcat Shuttle Service offers students, faculty and staff free, reliable transportation throughout campus. For a complete schedule and hours please visit the website.

      The main goal of the Wildcat Shuttle System is to transport students from the LRC to the Jacobetti Center and to the Superior Dome when classes are changing.

  10. PAYMENT OF FINES:
    1. All fines are payable in person at the Student Service Center of Northern Michigan University, Marquette, Michigan, within 10 days, or they may be paid by mail (check or money order). Payment of the fine, either in person or by mail, constitutes an admission of responsibility to the indicated offense and waiver of trial on the offense.
    2. Questions regarding specific parking citations received should be directed to the Public Safety Parking Bureau, Monday through Friday between 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Citations can also be appealed online. Choose the PARKING tab at the top of the page and choose the online appeal option on the left hand side of screen. Inquiries in the office after hours will be directed to the appropriate personnel.
    3. If your initial appeal is denied, you have the option of submitting your appeal to the Appeals Board. The appeals board consists of: one on- campus Housing representative, one Faculty representative and one Student representative. If your appeal is denied by the Appeals Board, your next course of action would be to request that your citation be sent to the 96th District Court. The following stipulations apply:
      1. Admission of responsibility with explanation and denials of responsibility are processed at the Marquette 96th District Court located in the Marquette County building, Marquette Michigan. Admission of responsibility with explanation and denials of responsibility must be made within 10 days. ARRANGEMENTS FOR COURT DATES WILL BE SET BY THE PUBLIC SAFETY DEPARTMENT OR THE 96TH DISTRICT COURT.
    1. $5.00      EXPIRED VISITOR METER
    2. $25.00    PARKING OFF THE PAVED AREA
    3. $25.00    PARKING ON SIDEWALK
    4. $25.00    BLOCKING TRAFFIC
    5. $25.00    BLOCKING DRIVEWAY
    6. $25.00    BLOCKING BUILDING EXIT
    7. $25.00    FRAUDULENT REGISTRATION OF A MOTOR VEHICLE
    8. $25.00    FAILURE TO REGISTER A MOTOR VEHICLE
    9. $25.00    NO PARKING 2:00 A.M. TO 7:00 A.M. LOTS
    10. $25.00    PROHIBITED ZONE
    11. $25.00    UNAUTHORIZED PARKING IN ASSIGNED AREA
    12. $100.00  HANDICAPPED
    13. $25.00    UNAUTHORIZED REMOVAL OF PARKING CITATION
    14. $25.00    IMPROPER DISPLAY OF REGISTRATION PERMIT
    15. $25.00    FRAUDULENT REGISTRATION PERMIT
    16. $25.00    BLOCKING CROSSWALK
    17. $25.00    FAILURE TO DISPLAY REGISTRATION PERMIT
    18. $25.00    PARKING IN A LOADING ZONE
    19. $25.00    PARKED ACROSS PARKING SPACE
    20. $25.00    BLOCKING FIRE HYDRANT/FIRE EXIT
    21. $25.00    NO PARKING 2:00 A.M. TO 7:00 A.M. STREETS
    22. $25.00    FAILURE TO REMOVE OUTDATED DECALS
    23. $25.00    ILLEGAL PARKING (OTHER VIOLATIONS)
    24. $25.00    FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH PLOWING SCHEDULE
  11. ENFORCEMENT
    1. The enforcement of these ordinances will be performed by employees of the Northern Michigan University Public Safety Department.
    2. It is the responsibility of all individuals operating or parking a vehicle on the campus to familiarize themselves with these Ordinances. TEARING DOWN OR LARCENY OF SIGNS WILL NOT ALTER PARKING RESTRICTIONS AND VIOLATIONS WILL BE ENFORCED.
    3. All violations of these Ordinances are civil infractions.
  12. VEHICULAR GASOLINE LEAKS
    1. No vehicle shall be brought on campus while leaking gas or other hazardous/combustible or flammable materials.
    2. If the owner cannot be located in a timely manner, the vehicle will be towed to a safe location until the owner claims the vehicle after paying all fines and/or towing fees.
  13. WEAPON REGISTRATION
    1. All weapons must be registered and stored at Public Safety prior to entering campus. This regulation is enforced 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year and available for all students and faculty/staff. Visitors must follow the same policy including those who possess a concealed weapons permit. At no time are weapons permitted on campus. Weapons must be checked in and out when entering or leaving campus.
  14. NMU EMERGENCY TEXT ALERT REGISTRATION
    1. All students and faculty/staff may sign up for notifications of campus emergencies through the NMU text message and email alert system. To register for these notifications register at: http://myweb.nmu.edu/alerts.

FACULTY/STAFF AND STUDENTS ARE REQUIRED TO OBTAIN
SPECIAL PERMISSION FROM PUBLIC SAFETY FOR PARKING NEAR
BUILDINGS FOR THE PURPOSE OF LOADING AND UNLOADING
ONLY.

PUBLIC SAFETY DEPARTMENT TELEPHONE 227-2151

PARKING SERVICES 227-1476

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