|Violation||1st Offense||2nd Offense||3rd Offense|
|Parking along Curb||25.00||30.00||35.00|
|Failure to Display Dated Permit Clearly||25.00||30.00||35.00|
|Parking at End of Row||25.00||30.00||35.00|
|Parking in Excess of Posted Time Limit||25.00||30.00||35.00|
|Parking in F lot prior to 4:30pm without F/S Permit||25.00||30.00||35.00|
|Parking in Hatched Area||25.00||30.00||35.00|
|Failure to Park Motorcycle in Designated Area||25.00||30.00||35.00|
|Parking in Metered Space with Time Expired||25.00||30.00||35.00|
|Failure to Observe Posted Parking Restriction||25.00||30.00||35.00|
|Parking along Rope, Tape, not a Space||25.00||30.00||35.00|
|Failure to Obey Limits of Special Parking Permits||25.00||30.00||35.00|
|Displaying Permit Without Validation Sticker||25.00||30.00||35.00|
|Failure to Park Within the Lines||25.00||30.00||35.00|
|Parking Without Current Permit||25.00||30.00||35.00|
|Additional Minor Violations as Deemed Necessary||25.00||30.00||35.00|
|Displaying Altered Permit||100.00|
|Moving Barricades or Cones||100.00|
|Parking on Bliss Hall Patio||100.00|
|Blocking Vehicle or Traffic Flow||100.00|
|Parking on Beeghly Patio||100.00|
|Parking on Campus Core||100.00|
|Parking in Closed Lot||100.00|
|Parking in Driveway||100.00|
|Displaying Falsified or Fraudulent Permit||100.00|
|Failure to Display Loading Dock Permit in Loading Zone||100.00|
|Parking in Posted Maintenance Vehicle only Space||100.00|
|Failure to Display Athletic Permit in Athletic Space only||100.00|
|Failure to Display ROTC Permit in ROTC Space||100.00|
|Failure to Display Special Permit in Special Permit only Space||100.00|
|Parking in Posted no Parking Area||100.00|
|Parking in Posted Official Use Only Space||100.00|
|Parking in Reserved Parking Area||100.00|
|Parking in Posted Tow Away Zone||100.00|
|Additional Major Violations as Deemed Necessary||100.00|
|Parking in Fire Lane||150.00|
|Parking in Disability Van Access Area||250.00|
|Failure to Display Disability Validation Sticker||250.00|
|Failure to Display Disability Permit in Disability Only Space||250.00|
|Additional Illegal Violations as Deemed Necessary||150.00|
All fines must be paid within ten (10) days of the issue date of the ticket. Unpaid student fines will be charged against the student’s account at the Office of Student Accounts and University Receivables, and will constitute grounds for withholding grades, transcripts and diplomas, and / or denial of registration until settled.
Faculty / staff who owe past-due parking fines will not be issued parking permits.
Vehicles parked on University-owned or University-controlled property may be towed at the owner’s expense, even if legally parked at the time when:
- There are three (3) or more unpaid tickets against the vehicle and / or there is evidence of repeated disregard of parking regulations.
- The vehicle is blocking free flow of traffic.
- The vehicle is parked in a “posted” zone, such as disability, tow-away, official use only, etc.; or
- The vehicle is in violation of Ohio Motor Vehicle Laws, ORC Section 4511, i.e. expired plates, failure to display both front and rear (Ohio) plates, etc.
- The vehicle is creating a possible hazard, such as gas or oil leaks. The owners of these towed vehicles will be responsible for the towing charge as well as storage charges, and will not be permitted to park on campus until proof of repair has been submitted to the Parking Office.
- The vehicle is parked on the grass or campus core.
The right to appeal a traffic violation must be exercised in accordance with the following procedures. Those wishing to contest a parking violation must file a written appeal on the prescribed appeal form or online. Letters and notes written on tickets are unacceptable. Appeals must be filed within five (5) working days of the issue date of the ticket. Appeals will not be accepted after the allowed period of time. Appeal forms are available at:
Parking Services, Smith Hall
Kilcawley Center, Info Lab
YSU Police Station, Fifth and Wood St.
An appellant wishing to have the decision of the first level appeal reviewed may do so by filing for a second level appeal through Parking Services. The second level appeal must be filed on the appropriate form within five (5) working days of decision date of the first level appeal. An appointment with The Director of Support Services will be made and the decision will be final and binding. The decision may be to sustain the fine, lower the fine, or dismiss the fine altogether.
If the fine is sustained, the appellant will have ten (10) calendar days to pay the fine.