Student Parking Permit Registration

View parking permit options and fees here.

Important Registration Information

IMPORTANT DATES - Student Parking Permits

Parking zones are assigned based upon class status and availability. Students are encouraged to register early to get the best zone assignment for their class status. Remember, the permit price will be put on your student account, so you don’t have to pay when you register.

Date Student Parking Permits for Fall 2016 Semester
April 4, 2016

Online registration for student parking permits begins.

Students must register for classes before they can register for a parking permit.


July 4, 2016 Permit registrations after this date will be assigned on a "first come, first served" basis with no advantage by class standing ( i.e.; Senior, Junior, Sophomore, Freshman).
Aug. 13, 2016

Students who selected the option to pick up their parking permit when completing the online registration may begin picking up their parking permit from Parking & Transportation Services, located in the Warwick Center, at 8 a.m. on August 13.

When picking up your permit, you will need your UNCW One Card and, because your parking permit is registered to you and your vehicle(s), you are the only one who can pick up your permit. Parents and friends cannot pick up your permit.

Aug. 19, 2016 Parking Enforcement will begin writing citations for vehicles not displaying a current parking permit.
Sept. 30, 2016 Deadline for picking up parking permits from Parking & Transportation Services.
Date Student Parking Permits for Summer 2016 Sessions
May 9, 2016

Registration for student parking permits begins. Register at the Parking and Transportation office located in the Warwick Center during summer business hours.

Students must register for classes before they can register for a parking permit.

Note: Enforcement for parking permits will resume 48 hours after classes begin for the semester/term.

How Do I Register Online for My Parking Permit?

(Online registration is NOT applicable for summer parking permits.)

Your parking permit purchase will be charged to your tuition and fees bill for the fall semester, so you will not need to pay now!

You will need the following information when registering for your parking permit:

Student parking permits are purchased via mySeaport.

(Student Online Registration Quick Reference Guide)

Regular license plate

Registration instructions for regular license plates:

When registering online, do not put in the hyphen.

Special license plate

Registration instructions for vanity or special state license plates:

When registering online, put the entire tag identifier (In this case, it is 0100ST)

If you are unable to use the online system, please contact Parking & Transportation Services at or phone (910) 962-3178.

Zone assignments are based on class status and availability.

Thank you for using our online vehicle registration process!


Carpool Program


Active Military Veteran Students

Register for parking online and select the Active Military/Veteran checkbox. Email Parking and Transportation Services Office at a copy of your military ID or DD-214 form. 

Student Parking Zone Assignments

Student Parking Permits for Summer Sessions

Display of Permits

Parking permits are placed on the lower left corner of the rear window

Replacement of Permits / Vehicle Information

Expiration of Permits

All permits will expire as designated on the permit.

Vehicle Registration Restrictions

Multi-Vehicle / Single-Driver Registration

When more than one vehicle will be used by an individual student for commuting purposes, the following conditions apply:

Things you NEED To KNOW


If you have any questions concerning the registration process or need additional information about parking on campus, don’t hesitate to let us know. Contact information is below.

Thank you for your cooperation as we continue to refine our parking system.

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