Notice RE: Parking Fees

For the 2020-2021 Academic Year:

Current employees utilizing payroll deduction have the option to continue or suspend parking fees. Please indicate your preference using this form.

Note: If you choose to continue, you will need to provide a home mailing address on the form in order to receive your 2020 validation sticker. Suspending parking fees invalidates the parking permit. 

Please visit the FAQ for more information.

UMF Campus Open Parking

Open Parking Across UM-Flint Campus

Please note that a valid and current University of Michigan-Flint parking permit is required during any "open parking" period. 

Open parking is not available in Lot P (WSW loop) or the Northbank Center parking deck.


Open Parking Scheduled for 2019-20 Academic Year

WEEKLY, After 5pm             Daily

ALL FRIDAYS                       Fall/Winter Semester


* October 14-15, 2019         Fall Study Break

* November 27, 2019 thru
     December 1, 2019           Thanksgiving Recess 

* December 10, 2019            Study Day

* December 18, 2019 thru
     January 5, 2020                Semester Recess

* January 20, 2020                MLK Day

* March 2, 2020 thru
     March 8, 2020                 Spring Recess

* April 18, 2020                   Study Day

* April 19, 2020 thru
     September 7, 2020         Spring/Summer Season

Transportation Services at UM-Flint

DPS Safe Ride Services at UM-Flint

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As part of the Department of Public Safety's ongoing commitment to ensuring the safety of our students, faculty and staff and providing the highest quality customer service possible, in partnership with Student Government, we are pleased to announce Safe Ride! 

Safe Ride, operated by Public Safety Student Patrol Officers, is a free transportation service that operates within specific campus geographic boundaries. 

DPS continues to revisit and adjust the Safe Ride service schedule of operation based on feedback. Please contact your Student Government representative or Public Safety to provide feedback. 

DPS Safe Ride

Electric Vehicle Charging Station

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

The University of Michigan-Flint welcomes students and employees using electric vehicles. We offer one charging station (two parking spaces) on campus for your use. 


  • Monday - Friday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., your vehicle must display a valid UMF parking permit AND an UMF EV permit to charge at UMF charging stations.
  • A EV permit can be picked-up at DPS (Hubbard Building).
  • A Chargepoint Mobile App for your Smartphone is required. 
  • 4 hour usage limit.
  • There is no charge/fee to use the Electric Charging Stations.

Go Blue and Live Greener! 
Your Department of Public Safety