Department of Parking & Transportation

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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.

Notice!  Park-N-Ride Lots Added to ParkerApp

Notice to all Park-N-Ride users, parking at the Jackson Avenue Center (old Mall) has been at or near capacity between the hours of 10:00am and Noon some days of the week.  Please remember that the university is required to maintain a specific area of parking for the commercial customers. Students and staff parked out of the UM Park-N-Ride Zone may be ticketed.  When the JAC lot reaches capacity, Park-N-Ride users are required to use the South Lot Park-N-Ride lot located off of Highway 6.  To make the utilization of these lots more convenient, the JAC and SouthLot have been added to the Ole Miss parking lots tracked by the ParkerApp.  For more information visit .

Tad Smith Coliseum Parking - Basketball Season

During Basketball Season, on the day of a home basketball game, the ring road around the Tad Smith Coliseum will be blocked to through traffic and parking. The parking lots surrounding the ring will be open and available for normal parking but vehicles will not be able to drive around the ring to access the lots. Parking lot access will only be available from entrances on Hill Drive, Chucky Mullins Drive and Poole Drive.

Pavilion Garage Reservations Available.

The Pavilion Garage located near Vaught-Hemingway Stadium is nearing completion and will offer Ole Miss faculty and staff members with the option of gated parking within the garage for $550 annually (2015-2016). Those interested can email Selections will be made on a first-come, first-served basis, and the time we receive the e-mail will be your official time on the list. Those purchasing permits for The Pavilion Garage will have first right of refusal in future years. Parking for vehicles with permits for The Pavilion Garage will be restricted to parking in that garage between 7:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Visitor Parking Passes

Effective July 1st, 2014. Visitor Daily permits are priced at $2/day for the 2014-2015 Fiscal Year. During the conversion to new software, daily visitor permits can only be purchased in person at the Department of Parking and Transportation office in Lester Hall or at the Welcome Center near the entrance to the Circle on University Avenue. Visitors wishing to purchase a permit for a longer period of time may purchase a monthly or annual pass in person at the office in Lester Hall. Departmental purchases of permits will continue to be by email requests. Online purchase of visitor permits will be reinstated once the new software is operational in August. Please feel free to contact our office for any questions - (662) 915-7235 or

Construction News and Updates Website!

In order to help distribute information, the University Communications department has launched a comprehensive website with the latest info on construction and building projects on campus. Please visit to find out more! 


Park & Ride - New!

Park & Ride Express Shuttles