Transit and Parking Department 

Welcome to the Transit and Parking Department web page where you will find the information you need to access the services we provide to the campus and the community. Information is added and updated frequently, so we encourage you to return to this site regularly. Please contact us if you you have questions not answered here.


Parking Services:

Regular Office Hours are 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Parking Services issues parking permits, authorizing parking in designated university parking lots. Permits may be obtained online, by mail, or in person. Short term parking meters are available near most campus buildings for making deliveries.

Transit and Parking also issues parking violation notices for vehicles parked in violation of university parking regulations. These may be paid or appealed in person at the Transit and Parking Department in the Administrative Services Building during regular office hours or at the Parking Office in the Harmon Avenue Parking Garage.

Please contact Parking Services at least two weeks in advance to make parking arrangements for special events or guests you invite to campus, or if you have questions about parking services.

Following are Parking Services phone numbers for customer accounts, permit sales, reserved parking, and special events parking:

Customer Accounts - (479) 575-7927
Permit Sales - (479) 575-7779
Reserved Parking - (479) 575-7929
Special Events - (479) 575-4567

Receive Important Parking Information by liking us on Facebook or by subscribing to the parking list server. Send an email to: listserv@listserv.uark.edu with the command subscribe parkinginfo in the body of the email. 

Razorback Transit Services:

Razorback Transit provides fare free transportation to on-campus locations and major off-campus living and shopping areas. Buses are operated from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday through Friday on eleven fixed routes during the Fall and Spring semesters. Reduced service is provided from 6:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., Monday through Friday and 7:00 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. on Saturdays during the Fall and Spring semesters.  Regular routes are suspended on football game Saturdays.  Special on-campus routes are operated to serve Razorback Stadium Gold and Silver routes on these days. Full and reduced service route maps and schedules are available on this web site at the Maps and Schedules section under Transit Operations. Please refer to the route schedule for exact times.

Complimentary Paratransit Service is operated during the same hours as fixed route service.

Please contact Charter Operations at least two weeks in advance to arrange for charters for class field trips, at the time of planning special events requiring transit service, or if you have questions about services.

The following are transit service phone numbers for paratransit services, transit operations and charter operations:

Paratransit Coordinator - (479) 575-6993
Transit Operations - (479) 575-RIDE (7433)
Charter Operations - (479) 575-7913
Safe Ride - (479) 575-SAFE (7233)

 Gary Smith 

Gary K. Smith
Director
Transit and Parking


News & Announcements:   

Men’s Basketball Game Scholarship Parking Lot Vacate Notice

The following information does not apply to Resident Reserved permit holders parked in Resident Reserved lots. Resident Reserved lots are not Athletic Scholarship lots.

Basketball Athletics Scholarship parking lots must be vacated by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, November 21, 2014 for the Arkansas/Delaware St. Basketball game.

A map of these lots is located on the Transit and Parking website at http://parking.uark.edu/scholarship.pdf 

If you are required to move your vehicle, we recommend you park in lots 31, 31N, 35 and 39 located on Douglas Street, between Oakland and Whitham Streets. All Remote Permit holders will need to move their vehicles to Baum Stadium.

Please contact Transit and Parking at parking@uark.edu if you have any questions about parking on campus.


Football Game Reminder

The following information does not apply to Resident Reserved permit holders parked in Resident Reserved lots. Resident Reserved lots are not Athletic Scholarship lots. 

 

All vehicles parked in Athletic Scholarship parking lots must be moved by 11:59 p.m. Friday, November 21, 2014 for the Mississippi versus Arkansas Football Game. These lots are designated by red and white signs at the entrance.

A map of these lots is located on the Transit and Parking website at http://parking.uark.edu/football2014scholarship.pdf

 

If you must move your vehicle, we recommend you park in the parking lot located east of Baum Baseball Stadium on Razorback Road. Students with a valid UA Student parking permit may also relocate their vehicles to the Harmon Avenue Garage any time after 5:00 p.m. on Friday before a home game. Students should park on levels 8 or 9 in the garage. Payment or permit will be required if you need to exit the Harmon Garage before 10:30 p.m. on Fridays. Students must remove their vehicle from the Harmon Garage and Baum Stadium parking lot before 6:30 a.m. on the Monday following the game to avoid being charged for parking.

 

Vehicles left in Athletic Scholarship lots after 11:59 p.m. will be cited and relocated ($55) at the owner’s expense. Vehicles relocated by the Razorback Foundation from scholarship lots north of Maple Street will be relocated to parking lots 31N and 35N. 31N and 35N are located on Douglas Street east of the Chi Alpha Assembly of God Center. Vehicles relocated from parking lots south of Maple Street will be towed to the east parking lot at Baum Stadium on Razorback Road. 

 

 


 

Transit and Parking Schedules for Thanksgiving Holidays

 

Razorback Transit schedules and campus parking regulations will be as follows during final exams and the holiday season.

 

Transit

Razorback Transit will operate on the reduced service schedule, from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm, on Wednesday, November 26, 2014.

 

Night Route Service

There will be no night route service Wednesday, November 26, 2014.

 

Thanksgiving Holidays, November 27 and 28, 2014 - Razorback Transit will not be in service. There will be no Saturday service November 29, 2014. 

 

Safe Ride will not operate November 26, 27, 28, and 29th.

 

Parking

Parking regulations will be enforced November 24, 25, and 26th.

 

 


 

 

Departmental Visitor Parkmobile Option


Notice to Razorback Transit Riders