Parking Information

Parking Regulations

Campus Parking Permit Map

Parking Registration and Forms

Please download, print and bring completed forms to the campus safety office.

Residential Street Parking Ban (Snow Ban)

The city of Oberlin prohibits parking on any city street November 1 through April 1 between 2-6 a.m. each day. The fines increase with each violation ranging from $20 (1st violation), to $50 (2nd violation), to $75 and the vehicle towed (3rd and above violations).

Snow Emergency Parking Plan

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  • During a snow emergency, vehicles must be moved from parking spaces marked "Snow Emergency, No Parking" during the hours of midnight to 6 a.m.
  • The primary overnight parking locations for temporarily displaced vehicles are the Field House lot for students, and the main library (Mudd Center) lot for faculty and staff.
  • If you have plans to leave campus overnight and your vehicle is parked in a "Snow Emergency, No Parking" lot, it is your responsibility to move it to the Union Street lot.
  • Students who use the main library lot must remove their vehicles before 7 a.m.
  • Campus Safety will ticket vehicles in violation of this practice and will tow the vehicle at the owner's expense. A $65 fine to cover towing fees must be paid at the campus safety office prior to release of the vehicle.