Parking for Persons With Disabilities

 

Warning

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UNCW Parking & Transportation Services has a zero tolerance policy for misuse of handicap parking spaces or falsely using a disability parking placard. Lack of parking spaces, being in a hurry, and bad weather are NO EXCUSE to use a handicap parking space.

If you do not have a disability placard or license, DO NOT PARK IN HANDICAP DESIGNATED SPACES.

handicap parking sign

  • Anyone who willfully parks in a handicap space without proper documentation will receive a $250 fine.
  • Anyone who willfully misuses a disability parking placard not assigned to him or her will have the placard confiscated; receive a $250 fine, and a conduct referral to the Dean of Students or UNCW Police.

Disability Parking Permits

Parking spaces for persons with disabilities are outlined by blue lines and identified by appropriate signs.

Faculty/staff or students with short-term or permanent disabilities who will have a vehicle on campus must apply for a disability parking permit to park in an accessible space as noted below.

For a short-term disability:

For a permanent or long-term disability:


State of North Carolina Disability Parking Placards

Additional information to obtain North Carolina Department of Motor Vehicle disability parking placards and plates is available at http://www.ncdot.org/DMV/vehicle_services/licenseplates/handicapped.html.

State of N. C. Temporary Disability Parking Placard:

State of N. C. Permanent Disability Parking Placard:


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