Administrative Code

Virginia Administrative Code
4/22/2024

Part V. Parking Regulations

Article 1
General Provisions

8VAC115-10-180. Decal or permit required; exceptions.

A decal or permit is required to park on college property 24 hours a day, seven days a week, except in metered or timed spaces. Anyone may park in metered spaces and must pay the meter as posted.

Statutory Authority

§ 23-9.2:3 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR187-01-02 § 5.1, eff. January 12, 1994; amended, Virginia Register Volume 11, Issue 18, eff. May 1, 1995.

8VAC115-10-190. Parking/no parking designations.

A. Signs have been posted to designate the following parking areas which are enforced between 7:30 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, except for the regulation regarding evening students as set out in subdivision 4 of 8VAC115-20-90:

Visitors

Faculty/Staff

Day

Resident

Time Limit spaces

B. The following designations are reserved and enforced 24 hours a day, seven days a week:

Firelanes

No Parking zones

Handicapped spaces

Reserved For spaces

Official Vehicle spaces

Service/Vendor spaces

Jones Hall Lot

Meters at Hunt Circle and Swem Library

C. "No Parking" signs indicate an emergency lane, and no parking is permitted day or night. Parking in any portion of a No Parking zone for any length of time is a violation of this chapter.

D. Spaces reserved for Service or Vendor vehicles may only be used by vehicles displaying Service or Vendor permits issued by Parking Services. Employees of the college who have Service or Vendor permits must also have a William and Mary parking permit if they are using their personal vehicle and parking in a Service or Vendor space.

E. Parking space designation as to faculty, staff, and students will be observed when the college is in session. Parking space designations will not be observed during holidays posted in the college catalog, unless otherwise posted. All other traffic and parking regulations will be enforced throughout the calendar year. Students in doubt should contact Parking Services, ext. 14764.

Statutory Authority

§ 23-9.2:3 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR187-01-02 § 5.2, eff. January 12, 1994; amended, Virginia Register Volume 11, Issue 18, eff. May 1, 1995.

8VAC115-10-200. Vacating certain lots.

A. The Cary Field/Bryan Lot, the University Center Lot, the Post Office Lot and the pull-in spaces at the rear of St. Bede's Church adjacent to College Terrace must be vacated by 8 a.m. on the Saturdays of home football games. Vehicles in violation may be towed at owner's expense.

B. The University Center Lot and the parking along the stadium wall shall be vacated the Friday and Saturday of the Colonial Relays. This is generally the first weekend in April of each year. Vehicles in violation may be towed at owner's expense.

C. Brooks Street around William and Mary Hall shall be vacated by 4 p.m. on the days of home basketball games. Vehicles in violation may be towed at owner's expense.

Statutory Authority

§ 23-9.2:3 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR187-01-02 § 5.2, eff. January 12, 1994; amended, Virginia Register Volume 11, Issue 18, eff. May 1, 1995.

8VAC115-10-210. Parking on grass.

Under no circumstances may any motor vehicle, other than police or emergency vehicles, be operated or parked at any time on the walkways, landscape, grass, or areas designated for grass, without a permit from Parking Services or Campus Police.

Statutory Authority

§ 23-9.2:3 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR187-01-02 § 5.3, eff. January 12, 1994; amended, Virginia Register Volume 11, Issue 18, eff. May 1, 1995.

8VAC115-10-220. Special events.

Special events such as convocations and home athletic events require many parking spaces on the campus to be reserved. Whenever possible, three days notice will be given to the college community so alternate parking plans can be made. Members of the college community should be alert to posted notices because vehicles in violation may be towed at owner's expense.

Statutory Authority

§ 23-9.2:3 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR187-01-02 § 5.4, eff. January 12, 1994; amended, Virginia Register Volume 11, Issue 18, eff. May 1, 1995.

8VAC115-10-230. Motorcycles.

Parking or storing motorcycles or motorbikes inside a building or in or near an entrance way is prohibited. In order to comply with state regulations and to preclude possible fire hazards, motorcycles and motorbikes will be ticketed and removed at the owner's expense when so parked. Cycle owners are asked to make use of the motorcycle parking spaces throughout campus.

Statutory Authority

§ 23-9.2:3 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR187-01-02 § 5.5, eff. January 12, 1994; amended, Virginia Register Volume 11, Issue 18, eff. May 1, 1995.

8VAC115-10-240. Double parking.

Double parking is never permitted.

Statutory Authority

§ 23-9.2:3 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR187-01-02 § 5.6, eff. January 12, 1994; amended, Virginia Register Volume 11, Issue 18, eff. May 1, 1995.

8VAC115-10-250. Bumper blocks.

Bumper blocks, if present, establish parking spaces. This is especially true in Common Glory (Lot D) where parking is only permitted at bumper blocks.

Statutory Authority

§ 23-9.2:3 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR187-01-02 § 5.7, eff. January 12, 1994; amended, Virginia Register Volume 11, Issue 18, eff. May 1, 1995.

8VAC115-10-260. Disabled vehicles.

The driver of any disabled vehicle is subject to ticketing. If the vehicle cannot be removed immediately, the driver should notify the Campus Police or Parking Services at once and take steps to remove it without delay. A note left on a disabled vehicle does not preclude ticketing.

Statutory Authority

§ 23-9.2:3 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR187-01-02 § 5.8, eff. January 12, 1994; amended, Virginia Register Volume 11, Issue 18, eff. May 1, 1995.

8VAC115-10-270. Handicapped parking.

Parking in spaces designated as "Handicapped Parking" is limited exclusively for that purpose. Vehicles parked in these spaces without proper authorization may be towed at the owner's expense. Members of the college community who have handicap permits shall also display a current decal or permit.

Statutory Authority

§ 23-9.2:3 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR187-01-02 § 5.9, eff. January 12, 1994; amended, Virginia Register Volume 11, Issue 18, eff. May 1, 1995.

Article 2
York River Campus Parking

8VAC115-10-280. Parking by permit only.

Parking at the York River Campus is by permit only. All employees are entitled to park in any nonreserved space. Provisions for handicapped parking are set out in 8VAC115-20-320, and visitor parking is set out in 8VAC115-20-330.

Statutory Authority

§ 23-9.2:3 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR187-01-02 § 5.10, eff. January 12, 1994; amended, Virginia Register Volume 11, Issue 18, eff. May 1, 1995.

Article 3
Williamsburg Campus Parking

8VAC115-10-290. Faculty/staff parking.

Members of the faculty and staff are expected to observe the parking regulations and are encouraged not to drive their vehicles point-to point on campus. Faculty and staff are expected to park only in faculty and staff areas.

Statutory Authority

§ 23-9.2:3 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR187-01-02 § 5.11, eff. January 12, 1994; amended, Virginia Register Volume 11, Issue 18, eff. May 1, 1995.

8VAC115-10-300. Day student parking.

Students having Day decals may park only in areas designated as day parking.

Statutory Authority

§ 23-9.2:3 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR187-01-02 § 5.12, eff. January 12, 1994; amended, Virginia Register Volume 11, Issue 18, eff. May 1, 1995.

8VAC115-10-310. Resident student parking.

Resident students may park only in resident areas. Resident students are encouraged to abstain from driving to class to help reduce parking congestion and to afford other residents across campus availability to resident spaces. As an exception, Dillard and the Graduate Student Complex residents may park in the Common Glory Lot (Lot D) and other resident designated areas provided they have current resident and Dillard decals.

Statutory Authority

§ 23-9.2:3 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR187-01-02 § 5.13, eff. January 12, 1994; amended, Virginia Register Volume 11, Issue 18, eff. May 1, 1995.

8VAC115-10-320. Handicapped parking.

Permanent handicap license plates or placards may be obtained from the Department of Motor Vehicles. Faculty and staff members requiring temporary handicapped parking may make application through the Affirmative Action Office (College Apt #3). Students requiring temporary handicapped parking may make application through the Office of the Dean of Students (James Blair 102) and employees at the York River Campus should contact the Manager of Administrative Services (Watermen's Hall). Vehicles displaying appropriate handicap plates or placards may park in any handicapped, faculty/staff or student space. Those individuals affiliated with the college who have handicapped parking permission must also display a William and Mary parking decal.

Statutory Authority

§ 23-9.2:3 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR187-01-02 § 5.14, eff. January 12, 1994; amended, Virginia Register Volume 11, Issue 18, eff. May 1, 1995.

8VAC115-10-330. Visitor parking.

Visitor spaces are provided only for individuals outside the college community who have legitimate business on campus. No vehicle which has, or should have, a decal or permit is considered a visitor. Spaces reserved for "Visitors To" are intended for noncollege affiliated individuals only. Permits to use these spaces may be obtained from the respective office visited.

Visitors with visitor permits may park in any faculty/staff, student or visitor space. Visitor permits are not valid at metered spaces. Members of both campuses who have visitors coming to the campus should contact Parking Services for appropriate permits.

Statutory Authority

§ 23-9.2:3 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR187-01-02 § 5.15, eff. January 12, 1994; amended, Virginia Register Volume 11, Issue 18, eff. May 1, 1995.

8VAC115-10-340. Metered spaces.

Metered spaces are intended for high turn over, high demand areas. Anyone may park at a meter, and everyone must pay. Meters are enforced from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Saturday, except for the Swem Library and Hunt Circle meters which are enforced 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. It is a violation to park in a metered space when the violation flag is visible. Multiple citations may be issued at meters.

Statutory Authority

§ 23-9.2:3 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR187-01-02 § 5.16, eff. January 12, 1994; amended, Virginia Register Volume 11, Issue 18, eff. May 1, 1995.

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