Parking Decals, Fees and Regulations
Parking decals are provided as a part of the transportation fee. Initial and subsequent decals maybe obtained from the campus police at anytime.
- Initial student parking no charge
- Additional and/or replacement $15.00
- Temporary decal no charge
Information required for the parking decal:
- Year of vehicle
- License plate number
- Make and model of the vehicle
Parking Decals and Restrictions
The UMHB campus is defined, as all land owned by and/or under the control of the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor. All vehicles parked on campus parking are required to display a valid UMHB parking decal on their vehicles. The University issues three types of parking decals; student, contractor and faculty/staff. In addition to parking decals, the police department also issues temporary hang tags for vehicles parked on campus for less than two weeks.
Certain parking lots and parking areas are reserved for faculty/staff. These are denoted by the white parking lines. Students are not allowed to park in faculty and staff areas between the hours of 7:30 AM to 2:00 PM.
In the event faculty and staff-parking areas are full, members of the faculty/staff may park in any parking area.
Where & How to Display Parking Decal
The parking decal is to be displayed on the bottom left corner of the rear windshield. For convertibles and trucks with campers, the parking decal will be displayed in the upper left-hand corner of the front windshield.
Information for the display of parking decals other than for automobiles will be given at the time of the purchase of the decal.
Failure to properly display the parking decal will result in a parking citation. Parking decals should be displayed on the exterior windshield of the vehicles. Decals are non-transferable and cannot be taped to a windshield or placed on different cars.
Lost or stolen parking decals must be replaced at the student's expense. Replacement parking decals are purchased for an additional parking decal fee.
Disabled Parking Spaces
The University strongly supports the provisions of designated disabled parking spaces at a reasonable proximity to campus buildings for individuals who are physically disabled.
Parking in a disabled parking space requires, a state issued disabled parking placard or State of Texas license plate may be used in lieu of a disabled parking placard. The placard or license plate must be valid and be properly attached to the vehicle. The disabled person must be operating the vehicle for it to be parked in a disabled parking space.
A disabled parking placard may be obtained from The Bell County Tax Assessor- Collector at 411 E. Central Avenue, Belton, Texas 76513 http://www.bellcountytx.com/taxassessor/index.htm; the individual requesting a placard, must have a letter from their attending physician stating the medical condition and estimated length of time of need. In addition to displaying a disabled parking placard, the vehicle must also display the appropriate UMHB parking decal.
Parking in or blocking a disabled space will result in a parking fine and the possiblity of having the vehicle towed.