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Campus Traffic Advisory for Monday, July 24, 2017

July 14, 2017

Heavy Traffic is Expected When FC Cincinnati Hosts an International Friendly Match at Nippert Stadium on July 24

This match is expected to draw heavier-than-normal traffic starting at 5 p.m. on match day. Garage availability changes on match day; the information below outlines parking options. 

Cash parking customers, please note:

  • CCM Garage will be $10 cash entry for handicap parking only beginning at 3 p.m.
  • Varsity Village Garage will be FC Cincinnati season pass only parking.
  • University Avenue, Campus Green, Clifton Court and Woodside garages will be $10 cash entry, beginning at 3 p.m.
  • Corry, Calhoun and Campus Green parking can be purchased online in advance, to ensure parking in that facility.
  • There will be no cash parking accepted in Varsity Village, Corry and Calhoun, beginning at 3 p.m.

Monthly Permit Holders:

  • Every effort is made to ensure parking for monthly permit holders in their specified garage; however, it is possible that permit holders may be moved to another garage if necessary.
  • Monthly/Semester permit holders will need to present their current parking credential for access (e.g., UC ID, Fast Pass or hang tag).

Please direct any questions to the Parking Services office at 513-556-2283.

FC Cincinnati and Columbus Crew logos

FC Cincinnati Will Host LaLiga's Valencia Club de Futbol in an International Friendly Match on Monday, July 24 at 7 p.m.


Women's Professional Soccer at Nippert
Coming September 19

The U.S. Women's National Soccer Team will face New Zealand in an International Friendly match at Nippert Stadium on Tuesday, September 19 at 7:30 p.m.

Tickets will go on sale Friday, July 21 at 10 a.m. ET. Tickets will not be sold at Nippert except on match day.

Campus Traffic Advisory for Wednesday, June 28, 2017

June 21, 2017

FC Cincinnati Hosts Chicago Fire June 28 at 8 p.m.

FC Cincinnati has reached the round-of-sixteen for the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup. The match is expected to draw heavier-than-normal traffic on June 28. Garage availability changes on match day; the information below outlines parking options. 

Cash parking customers, please note:

  • CCM Garage will be FC Cincinnati season pass parking, with $10 cash entry for handicap parking only beginning at 3:30 p.m.
  • Varsity Village Garage will be FC Cincinnati season pass only parking.
  • University Avenue, Campus Green and Woodside garages will be $10 cash entry, beginning at 3:30 p.m.
  • Corry, Calhoun and Campus Green parking can be purchased online in advance, to ensure parking in that facility.
  • There will be no cash parking accepted in Varsity Village, Corry and Calhoun, beginning at 3:30 p.m.

Monthly Permit Holders:

  • Every effort is made to ensure parking for monthly permit holders in their specified garage; however, it is possible that permit holders may be moved to another garage if necessary.
  • Monthly/Semester permit holders will need to present their current parking credential for access (e.g., UC ID, Fast Pass or hang tag).

FC Cincinnati will also host an international friendly match against Valencia (Spain) CF on Monday, July 24 at 7 p.m. The full FC Cincinnati schedule can be found at: fccincinnati.com/2017-schedule.

Please direct any questions to the Parking Services office at 513-556-2283.

FC Cincinnati and Columbus Crew logos

Campus Traffic Advisory for Wednesday, June 14, 2017

June 8, 2017

FC Cincinnati Hosts Columbus Crew June 14 at 7 p.m.

Because this is a U.S. Open Cup match with a neighboring Ohio team, heavier-than-normal traffic is expected on campus. Garage availability changes on match day; the information below outlines parking options. 

Cash parking customers, please note:

  • CCM Garage will be FC Cincinnati season pass parking, with $10 cash entry for handicap parking only beginning at 3 p.m.
  • Varsity Village Garage will be FC Cincinnati season pass only parking.
  • University Avenue, Campus Green and Woodside garages will be $10 cash entry, beginning at 3 p.m.
  • Corry, Calhoun and Campus Green parking can be purchased online in advance, to ensure parking in that facility.
  • There will be no cash parking accepted in Varsity Village, Corry and Calhoun, beginning at 3 p.m.

Monthly Permit Holders:

  • Every effort is made to ensure parking for monthly permit holders in their specified garage; however, it is possible that permit holders may be moved to another garage if necessary.
  • Monthly/Semester permit holders will need to present their current parking credential for access (e.g., UC ID, Fast Pass or hang tag).

FC Cincinnati will also host an international friendly match against Valencia CF on Monday, July 24 at 7 p.m. The full FC Cincinnati schedule can be found at: fccincinnati.com/2017-schedule.

Please direct any questions to the Parking Services office at 513-556-2283.

FC Cincinnati and Columbus Crew logos
FC Cincinnati and Columbus Crew fans in cars

Big Crowd Expected When Ohio Teams Face Off

Parking Sponsors Pledge to Limit Technology Distractions

Pledge friends

August 23, 2016

Every year, all members of the freshman class are asked to read the same book as a way to provide a common learning experience, and learn to uphold the Bearcat Bond and Just Community Principles. The university calls this the Common Read, and it is supported by the Center for First Year Experience and Learning Communities.

Many freshman courses will use this book as a learning tool throughout the academic year. Parking Services is helping to promote awareness of this year's book, A Deadly Wandering, by Matt Richtel, by sponsoring the Pledge to Limit Technology Distractions, and additional efforts throughout the year. Nearly 400 students have signed the pledge so far.

A Deadly Wandering is a true life account of how a fatal texting-and-driving accident touched the lives of the driver, the families of the victims, law enforcement, and influenced distracted driving legislation. It also weaves in the neuroscience of how our brains are distracted by technology, and are not built to manage all of the multi-tasking that is a part of our culture.

The Pledge to Limit Technology Distractions (the Pledge) was introduced via a handout in welcome bags distributed at Convocation on Aug. 19. Students were asked to bring the signed Pledge to the MainStreet booth at Taste of Uptown on Aug. 21 for a chance to win a free semester of Parking. 

Common Read activities will be promoted via social media using the hashtag #LookUpUC. Stay tuned for additional updates about Parking Services' involvement throughout the year.

The Pledge to Limit Technology Distractions reads:

I (name) pledge to limit my technology distractions while driving, walking and studying so I can focus my attention on engaging in relationships and activities that support my learning. I further pledge to uphold the Bearcat Bond and Just Community Principles.

Reciprocity Guidelines

August 9, 2016

As the new academic year approaches, Parking Services would like to update you on guidelines and locations available when permit holders must travel between campuses (reciprocity).

Guidelines

  • Vehicle information must be updated in the Parking Services system. Out-of-date vehicle information may result in a citation. 
  • Available only when space permits.
  • Limited to 2 hours, 1 time per day between the hours of 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.
  • No time limit during other hours of operation.
  • No parking in reciprocity areas on the campus of your current permit.
  • Regional campus students who live on Uptown Campus and require parking must purchase an Uptown Campus permit. Reciprocity parking is available on UC Blue Ash and Clermont College campuses.
  • Evening permits are not eligible for reciprocity parking.
  • During special events, postings may be placed in the lots, indicating the need to use an alternate facility, when appropriate.
  • Reciprocity parking is NOT available on UC Football Game Days. Shuttles are available from the medical campus to the MLK and Woodside Drive intersection beginning 4 hours prior to game time. 

Uptown West Campus Locations

  • Alumni Lot when not reserved
  • Stratford Heights Lots

Medical Campus Locations

  • Panzeca Way behind Eden Avenue Garage

UC Blue Ash

  • Uptown Campus parking customers have reciprocity at UC Blue Ash.

UC Clermont

  • Uptown Campus parking customers have reciprocity at UC Clermont.
Toys donate to pay for parking tickets
Parking Staff with Toys for Tickets
Student Parking staff with bins of toys
Toys for tickets around the treee

Exchange a Toy Donation for Your Parking Ticket - or Donate Even without a Ticket!

November 17, 2016

Toy donations

2015 Toys for Tickets Donations

UC’s Parking Services is offering parking ticket pardons in exchange for new toys during the Toys for Tickets Campaign, Nov. 21-Dec. 9.

For the fifth year, University of Cincinnati students, faculty and staff are able to convert their parking tickets into the gift of giving. Toys for Tots, a top-rated national charity, provides toys, books and other gifts for less fortunate children in local communities. In collaboration with the Toys for Tots Foundation, UC’s Parking Services will be accepting Toys for Tickets donations on main campus.

How it works

Parking Services will dismiss any outstanding, on-campus parking tickets in exchange for Toys for Tots donations. To have your parking ticket dismissed, stop by the Parking Services office in 4 Edwards Center with your new toy donation along with the accompanying receipt.

The toy receipt must be equal to or greater than the total of your parking ticket(s).

Donations will be accepted Nov. 21 through Dec. 9.

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