Citations

RIT enforces parking regulations 365 days a year, including, holidays, weekends, and when the university is closed. Enforcement primarily occurs from 5 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays, with intermittent enforcement after hours.

Appeals

Citation appeals must be filed within 10 days of issuance, after which time the right to appeal is void. Please visit the appeals section of this website for additional information.

Citation Payment

Parking citations can be conveniently paid online in your Parking Account, by mail, or at the Parking Office in Grace Watson Hall via check, MasterCard, Visa, Tiger Bucks, by payroll deduction, or money order. Cash cannot be accepted in the Parking Office.

Student parking citations not paid after 10 days of issuance will automatically be transferred to a student account and must be paid at the Student Financial Services office in University Services Center via cash or checks only.

Schedule of Notices

The following notices will be sent to you after a citation is issued.If a citation is not paid within 90 days of issuance, a Barnacle will be issued to your vehicle. Please watch The Barnacle video for more information.

24 hours

Courtesy Notice

States date, location, violation for citation issued.

15 days

Friendly Reminder

Courtesy reminder of payment due.

45 days

First Late Notice

Notification 30-days has passed and citation is now past due.

60 days

Barnacle Warning

Notification that your citation is past due and your vehicle may be Barnacled/booted if the citation is not paid within 30 days.

90 days

Barnacle Issued

Vehicles are Barnacled/booted after 90 days of an unpaid citation. A $200 security deposit hold (for 24 hours) is placed on your credit card to release the Barnacle. An additional $50 administrative fee is required.


Violation Fees

The following fees are associated with repeated violations. Please note that escalations will continue to increase after the fifth offense.

Violation

1st offense

2nd offense

3rd offense

4th offense

5th offense

Parking in handicap without permit

$100

$115

$130

$145

$160

Parking in Fire Lane/ Roadway

$50

$65

$80

$95

$110

Unregistered vehicle

$30

$45

$60

$75

$90

No Permit (Admin, Reserved, Visitor, Apartment, Vendor)

$30

$45

$60

$75

$90

No Parking Zone: Unpaved

$30

$45

$60

$75

$90

Global Village Retail 2 Hour Limit

$30

$45

$60

$75

$90

Housing Restriction 1am – 5 pm

$30

$45

$60

$75

$90

20-minute parking, no flashers

$30

$45

$60

$75

$90

Lot Closed 1am – 5pm

$30

$45

$60

$75

$90

Parking in Low Emission Fuel Efficient Vehicle Reserved

$30

$45

$60

$75

$90

Parking in Reserved Electric Vehicle without permit

$30

$45

$60

$75

$90

Parking Fine: Other

$30

$45

$60

$75

$90

ParkMobile  $30 $45 $60 $75 $90