Department of Public Safety

Residence Hall Move In

Printable, overnight parking maps for Fall 2022 Move In Sunday August 14 to Friday August 19, 2022 can be found on our Parking Maps page.
Interactive Google overnight parking map for Fall 2022 Move In Sunday August 14 to Friday August 19, 2022.

 

Fall 2022 (scroll down for Spring/Summer 2023)

Please refer to all options and instructions as designated by the Department of Housing & Dining Move-In Guide in addition to the information listed below.

(Note:  All information is subject to change.)

During the week of August 14 to 19, 2022:
  • There is NO OVERNIGHT PARKING (1 am to 7 am) in lots adjacent to the Residence Halls (C Preferred Lots) from Sunday August 14 to Friday August 19, 2022. CP permit holders may start using these lots Saturday Aug 20, 2022. Once done moving in during this time, please move your vehicle to one of the authorized overnight parking lots east of Hudson Road. See Overnight parking areas during designated Move In Week map (coming soon).
  • Street parking: 23rd Street (in front of Lawther, Campbell and Bartlett Halls, UNI Bookstore, etc) Campus Street (adjacent Campbell and Dancer Halls) are City of Cedar Falls controlled streets, not UNI. Do not park on any City street contrary to the posted signage!
  • The C lot adjacent Roth is not subject to overnight parking restrictions.
  • Traffic on 23rd, 27th, Hudson and Campus Streets may back up at times throughout the day. Please be patient.
  • Follow all instructions the Police, Department of Housing & Dining and Parking personnel. They are there to help.
  • All permit requirements & lot restrictions enforced beginning midnight Monday, August 22, 2022.

We have extended office hours Fall 2022: Coming soon! 

In and effort to minimize lines, wait times, and crowds: 
  1. All permit ordering/issuing is done through the Parking Portal once you have enrolled in class!

  2. All returns will be handled via mail through Friday September 2, 2022. Unless issued a virtual permit (see #4 below) if you must return (not exchange) your permit please mail it to the address below with a note requesting a refund. We will get back with you. Permits must be received by September 2, 2022 for a full refund.

  3. We will conduct no exchanges (upgrades or downgrades) at our office until Tuesday, September 6, 2022. Until such time please park according to your current permit.

  4. Beginning Fall 2022, all C, R and motorcycle permits will be virtual. This is a permit number assigned to your vehicle's plate. You will not receive a physical hangtag or permit. If your plate number changes, using a different car temporarily, or any of the Plate and/or Vehicle information listed above is incorrect, please must contact our office so we can amend your account. A virtual permit will only be tied to one vehicle at any given time. For more information visit our Virtual Permit page.
  5. Beginning Fall 2022 Parking Services will begin using a wait list for various permits once the maximum are sold. 
Spring/Summer 2023

Please refer to all options and instructions as designated by the Department of Housing & Dining Move-In Guide in addition to the information listed below. 

You may order a parking permit  through the Parking Portal.

Street parking: 23rd Street (in front of Lawther, Campbell and Bartlett Halls, UNI Bookstore, etc) Campus Street (adjacent Campbell and Dancer Halls) are City of Cedar Falls controlled streets, not UNI. Do not park on any City street contrary to the posted signage!

​All other Move In information for the Spring and Summer 2023 semesters are the same as above except the following:

  • ​There is no time limit or overnight parking restrictions in the C Preferred lots.
  • Refund, exchange and ordering dates will change. Call if you have questions: 319-273-3179

Extended office hours for the start of the Spring 2023 semester: TBA