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Frequently Asked Questions

Student Recreation Center Parking:

  • Where can I park when going to the recreation center?
  • Flooding at the University of Western Ontario:

  • What do I do if there is a flood advisory?
  • Parking Permit Questions:

  • How do I apply for a parking permit? And what do I need to apply?
  • How much is a parking permit? How can I pay?
  • How do I apply for an accessible permit? And what do I need?
  • What is the difference between a reserved and a non-reserved permit?
  • How do I replace a damaged, lost or stolen transponder?
  • Can I park at the affliated schools (Kings, Huron and Brescia College University's) with my Western parking pass?
  • Is my parking pass refundable?
  • Where and when can I return my transponder?
  • Where do I place my transponder in my vehicle? And how does my transponder work?
  • Maintaining Your Parking Account:

  • How do I add or remove a vehicle from my parking account?
  • Do I need to change my address even though the registrars office has my current address?
  • Parking Violations and the Appeal Process:

  • What do I do if I get a citation?
  • How do I pay my citation?
  • What is the appeal Process?
  • How do I appeal my parking citation(s)?
  • Making arrangements for Guests and Special Events:

  • How do I make parking arrangements for a special event?
  • Where can visitors park during the day?
  • Where can my friend park if (s)he comes to visit me at my residence on the weekend?
  • Parking Questions:

  • Why does the parking gate not work?
  • Where can I park if my transponder won't work?
  • If the parking gate is in the up position OR the lot is not gated, can I park in the lot without a permit or for free?
  • Where can I park overnight if I don't have a permit?
  • Until what time are the attended lots open?
  • Where can I park for FREE
  • Why did my car get a citation and the three beside me didn't?
  • Do I have to pay the meters in the evening?
  • What do I do if I need to unload something and need to park close to a building?
  • What if all the accessible spaces are taken and I have accessible permit?
  • Cycling at the University of Western Ontario:
  • Where can I park my Bike on campus?
  • Bike Locker information where and when can I get one?
  • How much does it cost to rent a bike locker?
  • Safety:

  • How safe is the campus to walk to my vehicle at night?
  • Where can I register my bike?
  • Bicycle Safety - Campus Community Police Services

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