Parking Policy for Faculty and Staff

UMass Lowell continues to grow in size and reputation, and managing parking inventory is essential in maintaining a fair and equitable system is critical.

The university's Parking Committee, comprised of representatives from a cross-section of campus, carefully considered and adopted a number of policy change recommendations for the 2022-2023 academic year.

SUMMARYSummary of Policy Changes

  • Decals must be ordered online. Decals will not be available in-office and will be mailed via USPS to the address selected during ordering. Decals will not be sent via interoffice mail to departments.
  • All parking fees for faculty/staff will resume on September 1, 2022.
  • North: There are no changes to the parking lot assignments on North Campus.
  • South:
    • The Lower Mahoney Lot will be converted to a metered parking lot for all faculty/staff, students, and visitors.  Note all individuals must pay the posted rates in the ParkMobile app, irrespective of parking permit.
    • Carpool parking will be relocated from the Lower Mahoney Lot to Solomont Way to serve as a more central location for carpoolers. 
  • East: There are no changes to the parking lot assignments on East Campus.


Parking Rates for the 2022-2023 academic year are as follows:

  • Cabinet Parking - $1400 / year
  • University Crossing Preferred - $700 / year
  • Wannalancit Preferred East Courtyard - $700 /year
  • GPS Center Preferred - $700 / year
  • Wannalancit Preferred Tremont - $600 / year
  • Department Chairs - $400 / year
  • Benefited Faculty / Staff - $400 / year
  • Adjunct Faculty - $65 / semester

The above benefited employees and adjunct faculty are required to enroll in a pre-tax payroll deduction. This is deducted each pay period that the faculty / staff member is paid.

  • Non-Benefited Staff - $175 / year

Useful Parking Information

For more information parking, visit the websites linked below:

Download the Parking Spaces app and RoadsterRoutes app. Or view it on the NOW Student Dashboard.

Any questions regarding the parking policy can be directed to: