Parking and Transportation

Parking Options

Faculty/Staff parking

WARNING: There is no free parking - day or night

  • If you don't have a permit, park and pay in a metered lot.
  • Tickets are issued to unpaid meters.
  • One-day visitor hangtags are available for occasional parking needs.
  • Always park between the lines.
  • Only park in marked parking spaces.
  • Posted parking signs, whether permanent or temporary, take precedence over painted curbs, pavement markings and designations shown on University maps.
  • No bus parking on campus.

Accessible Parking

A UMKC accessible parking permit, along with a state-issued disability plate or placard allows an individual to park their vehicle in a designated accessible parking space in faculty/staff and student permit areas

A UMKC accessible parking permit alone, allows the user to park in any faculty/staff or student permit parking space on the campus.

Individuals who are displaying only a state-issued disability plate or placard should park in metered areas on the campus and pay the meter.

Designated accessible spaces are indicated with Handicap Permit Symbol on the map.

More information about accessible parking permits for employees, students and visitors can be found here.

Meter Parking

Metered areas are indicated in yellow on the campus maps. More information about meter parking can be found here.

Permit Parking

The following permits are available for purchase:

  • Student Permit
  • Faculty and Staff Permit

  • Motorcycle, Moped, Motor-scooter Permit

  • Visitor, Student or Employee One-day Permit

More information about permit parking can be found here.


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Contact Information

5115 Oak St.
Administrative Center, Room 221
Kansas City, MO 64112

Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Phone: 816-235-5256
Fax: 816-235-5592