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Welcome to Ole Miss!

To ensure your time on campus is as pleasant as possible, read about required parking passes and designated lots for visitors, students, faculty and staff.

2024-2025 parking permit fees can be found by visiting Parking Permit Fees 2024-2025 information page. For a current map of the parking zones for the 2024/2025 academic year CLICK HERE.

Save the Date - 2024-2025 Permit Sales

Parking Permit sales for the 2024-2025 academic calendar year begin in July.  Sale of the various permit classification types will be staggered through the month starting with Faculty/Staff permits on July 1st.  For more information and the full listing of classifications and dates see the Save the Date Poster.

Summer Parking Policy - May 13th thru August 16th

Parking During the Summer Beginning May 13:

- Commuter Blue/Red, Student Residential (East, West, Central, Northwest, South, Campus Walk and Residential Garage) and Pavilion Garage permit holders will be allowed to park in any student zone (residential or commuter).

- Faculty/staff permit holders will be allowed to park in student residential and commuter designated areas.

- All vehicles parked on campus will still require a parking permit.

Campus Bus Services During the Summer: The campus shuttle lines, Rebel Blue and Rebel Red, will be suspended for the summer beginning May 13. The Bronze line will still run, but at reduced capacity, and will serve as a connector between the main campus and the Jackson Avenue Center (JAC). Likewise, the Gold/SOC line will remain and serve as a connector between the main campus and the South Oxford Campus (SOC).

City Buses During the Summer: The city bus lines, including the Brown, Green, Red (North and South), Blue (East and West), Hathorn Express and Old Taylor Road Express lines will operate with reduced capacities. Please visit https://www.outransit.com/ for details about summer service.

Got a New License Plate? Need to Update Your Records!

All permit holders are responsible for keeping their vehicle information up-to-date.  Click on the LICENSE PLATE UPDATE button (upper right of the DPT home page) to update your license plate information for an existing vehicle.  <Click Here> to view the step-by-step process.  If you have a new vehicle and you need to remove an old one from your account, you will need to come to the Parking & Transportation office or email parking@olemiss.edu.  This will help you avoid receiving a citation in the future. 

New! BIRD - E-Bike Share Program - April 2024:

The University of Mississippi has partnered with BIRD to provide the UM community with an accessible, safe mobility option for students, faculty, staff, and campus visitors. The BIRD e-bikes fill a gap between mass transit, personal or shared vehicles, and foot traffic.

BIRD e-bikes are a fun and car-free way to get around campus. Ole Miss students, employees and visitors 18 years or older can rent a BIRD e-bike using the instructions below.

For more information visit the E-Bike Share page.

Visitor Parking Passes

Visitor Daily permits are priced at $5/day for the 2023-2024 Academic Year starting July 1st 2023. Daily visitor permits can be purchased in person at the Department of Parking and Transportation main office located in in Suite A of the South Campus Recreation Center or at the Welcome Center near the entrance to the Circle on University Avenue. Visitors may also purchase a permit for up to 7 days online by following information on <this page>. Visitors wishing to purchase a permit for a longer period of time may purchase a monthly or annual pass in person at DPT's main office. Departmental purchases of permits will continue to be by email requests. Remember, all vehicles brought on to the University campus must have a parking permit. Please feel free to contact our office for any questions - (662) 915-7235 or parking@olemiss.edu.