IMPORTANT UPDATE FROM PARKING AND TRANSPORTATION

Students have until Monday, September 3, to register for their parking permits. During this period, students may park in blue/green lots without a registered permit, however all other violations will be enforced. These measures are a courtesy to help you acclimate and transition to the fall semester.

Beginning Tuesday, September 4, we will resume our normal parking routine and enforcement of all parking violations. Below are some important tips and reminders to avoid receiving a citation.

 

  • Commuter students: Park in blue lots. You may park in red lots between 6 p.m. and 6 a.m., unless otherwise posted. Do not park in lot 40 (PBSC) at any time.
  • Resident students: Park in green lots. You may park in blue and red lots between 6 p.m. and 6 a.m., unless otherwise posted. Do not park in lot 40 (PBSC) at any time.
  • Shuttle Services: Parking and Transportation Services provides a free on-campus shuttle service designed to help move people quickly around campus. The shuttle operates every 10 minutes. Arrival times at shuttle stops is available in real-time via the ETA Spot app. The app is available for a free download for Android and iPhone devices.

We have numerous resources and services available. They can be found on our website at www.fau.edu/parking.

 

The maximum speed limit on all FAU campuses is 25 miles per hour, unless otherwise posted. The maximum speed limit in parking lots is 10 miles per hour, unless otherwise posted.

 

We are active on social media and post updates for parking, traffic advisories, lot closure info, and more. Be sure to follow us at:

 

Facebook: www.facebook.com/FAUParking
Twitter: www.twitter.com/FAUPark
Instagram: www.instagram.com/FAUPark
WordPress: wordpress.fau.edu/parking

 

 

Have a great semester!

 

-FAU Parking and Transportation Services

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Redevelopment of Parking Garage III

Permanent Closure of Level I — 210 Spaces

At midnight Aug. 9, the first level of Parking Garage III will close permanently to make way for an expansion of academic programs of the College of Business, to provide general classrooms, student services, and academic tutoring spaces to help promote student success.

All cars must be removed by midnight Aug. 9. Level I will be fully closed for parking by Aug. 10. Any cars remaining after midnight Aug. 9 will be towed to the north end of Parking Lot 5.

During construction, Level II of the garage will experience some temporary closures. This work will be completed during off-peak times whenever possible. However, all users of the garage should exercise caution when entering and exiting as traffic patterns may periodically change.

The project is scheduled to be complete during fall 2019.

 

FAU Shuttle Service

To help alleviate the loss of these spaces, the frequency of shuttle service will be increased for alternative parking areas available on the Boca Raton campus. There will be 11,373 spaces on the Boca Raton campus after the closure of Parking Garage III Level I.

FAU operates three shuttle routes on the Boca Raton campus. CLICK HERE for more information on shuttle services.

Depending on the route, services begin at 7:30 a.m. and end at 7:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and end at 4:45 p.m. Fridays. The shuttle service does not operate during weekends.

Following the closure of Parking Garage III Level I, shuttle services will operate every 10 minutes. Arrival times at shuttle stops is available in real-time via the ETA Spot app. The app is available for a free download for Android and iPhone devices.

 

Additional information about these changes will be made available as necessary. CLICK HERE for general parking information from FAU Parking and Transportation Services, or call or email 561-297-2771, faupark@fau.edu.

 

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Summer Parking Announcement

Until August 3, 2018 we are allowing green permitted vehicles to park in blue lots and blue permitted vehicles to park in green lots.  If you lived on campus during the spring, but moved off for the summer, you do not need to exchange your permit!

Have a great summer!

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Parking Announcements!

1 – Our office will be closed on Monday April 30th for training.

2 – Our systems will be down for maintenance starting Friday 4/27 at 5:30 PM and will be back online Tuesday 5/1 at noon.  During this time all non-permit related violations will be enforced.

3 – Summer /virtual/ parking permits will be available starting May 6th.

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Parking Update – Blue & Green Permits

Blue (Commuter) and Green (Resident) students are permitted to park in each other’s lots until Tuesday, August 8th, 2017. Red lots and all other violations are still being enforced. For more information on parking, visit: www.fau.edu/parking.

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Jupiter Shuttle – Summer 2017

The Jupiter intercampus shuttle bus will not be in operation during the Summer terms. The bus route will resume operation in the Fall on Monday, August 21st. The Boca Raton campus shuttles are still operating on the normal summer schedule. For more information on the intercampus shuttle or FAU Parking and Transportation Services, visit www.fau.edu/parking. Thank you for your patience.

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Jupiter Shuttle – Mon 5/8 – Fri 5/12

The Jupiter shuttle bus will not be in operation the week of May 8-12, as classes are not in session. Thank you for your patience.

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Spring 2017 Commencement

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The Spring 2017 Commencement Ceremonies will be held on Thursday, May 4th and Friday, May 5th, 2017 in the Carole and Barry Kaye Performing Arts Auditorium on the Boca Raton Campus. The commencement times are scheduled for 9:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., and 5:00 p.m. on both Thursday and Friday.

Traffic will be especially heavy on both days of graduation, particularly at the Glades Road entrance along West University Drive. Parking Lot 16, located directly in front of the Student Union, will be reserved for disabled and VIP access for ceremony attendees only. Please note that on graduation day, Lot 16 will be considered a reserved lot and not available for use by permit holders and will instead be designated for graduates and guests only.

Parking and Transportation Services and the FAU Police Department are requesting that all staff, faculty and students who work in Buildings Student Support Services (80), Student Union buildings (31 and 31A-E), and Housing (46) park in Lots 17, 19, 20 or Parking Garage One on Volusia Street.

Employees working in buildings 80, 46 and 31 with valid disabled placards will be able to park in Lot 16. Please access the parking lot using the south-east entrance off of Dade Avenue. When approaching the parking lot, please have your disabled parking permit visible for verification upon entry to the lot.

Thank you for your cooperation as we work together to make this Graduation Day a day for the graduates and their guests to enjoy and remember. If you have any questions, please contact our office at (561) 297-2771.

For graduation info, visit: https://www.fau.edu/registrar/graduation/ceremony.php.

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Out-of-State Resident Students – Summer 2017

Students,

If you live out of state and are planning to head home for the summer, you have the option to leave your FAU registered vehicle on campus for the duration of the summer term.*

Please make sure that you have followed the directions below before you leave to avoid incurring citations or fees during your absence.

  • You must be registered for the Fall Semester of 2017.
  • You must park in Lot 28 or 31. Parking in other lots is not permitted.
  • You must pay the Summer Permit Fee of $32.04 in person at the off­ice of Parking and Transportation Services. Do not pay online via your student account.

Upon completion of these steps, you are permitted to leave your vehicle on campus for the duration of the summer semester. Remember to remove all valuables and personal belongings!

If you have any questions, feel free to contact us at (561) 297-2771.

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Lot Closure – Fri 1/27

Due to an event expected to take place on Saturday, January 28th, lot 14 will be closing on Friday, January 27th. All vehicles in lot 14 need to be removed by Friday evening, no later than 5:00 pm. Any vehicles still in the lot after 5:00 pm are subject to towing at the owner’s expense. Thank you for your cooperation.

Lot 14 2017-01-27

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Traffic Advisory – Fall 2016 Commencement

2016 Fall Commencement

The University will mark the end of the Fall 2016 Semester with commencement ceremonies on Thursday, December 15th and Friday, December 16th. The commencement ceremonies will be held in the Carole and Barry Kaye Performing Arts Auditorium on the Boca Raton Campus at 9:00 am, 1:00 pm and 5:00 pm on Thursday and 9:00 am and 1:00 pm on Friday.

Traffic will be especially heavy on both days of graduation, particularly at the Glades Road entrance along West University Drive. Parking Lot 16, located directly in front of the Student Union, will be reserved for disabled and VIP access for ceremony attendees only. Please note that on graduation day, Lot 16 will be considered a reserved lot and not available for use by permit holders and will instead be designated for graduates and guests only.

Parking and Transportation Services and the FAU Police Department are requesting that all staff, faculty and students who work in Buildings Student Support Services (80), Student Union buildings (31 and 31A-E), and Housing (46) park in Lots 17, 19, 20 or Parking Garage One on Volusia Street.

Employees working in buildings 80, 46 and 31 with valid disabled placards will be able to park in Lot 16. Please access the parking lot using the south-east entrance off of Dade Avenue. When approaching the parking lot, please have your disabled parking permit visible for verification upon entry to the lot.

Thank you for your cooperation as we work together to make this Graduation Day a day for the graduates and their guests to enjoy and remember. If you have any questions, please contact our office at (561) 297-2771.

For graduation info, visit: https://www.fau.edu/registrar/graduation/ceremony.php.

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Parking News – Board of Governors Visit

The Florida Board of Governors will be visiting the FAU Boca Raton Campus on Wednesday, November 3rd and Thursday, November 4th. The following areas will be reserved for the event and will therefore be unavailable for parking:

Volusia Street: All parking on Volusia Street will be unavailable

Garage 1: 1st Floor; 2nd Floor (up & down ramps only)

Garage 3: 1st Floor

This temporary change does not apply to reserved and disabled spaces.

Alternative Parking: Lot 7, 10, 12, 13, 14, & 15

We apologize for the inconvenience.

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Partial Lot Closure – Lot 10

There will be construction taking place in the northwest section of lot 10 from October 15th to October 29th causing a temporary detour around the Burrow and Track & Field.

Lot 10 Detour

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Hurricane Matthew – Parking Update

Due to Hurricane Matthew, all resident students staying on the Boca Raton Campus for the duration of the storm are encouraged to park in: Garage 1 (Levels 1-5) or Garage 2 (Levels 2-5).

Green permits may park in these areas without being cited until 6:00 am on Wednesday, October 12th.

All other parking rules will still be in effect. Parking on the grass, walkways, sidewalks, or along curbs is not permitted.

For weather advisory updates, please visit www.fau.edu/advisory.

Stay safe!

-Parking and Transportation Services

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Parking News – Lot 28

Effective immediately, red, green, & blue permits can park in lot 28. Lot will continue to be enforced 24/7.

Lot 28

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