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Citations

 

Citation Appeals - Hearing Procedures

 

When any person is accused of violating any of The University of Mississippi parking/driving regulations, they have the right to appeal the fines associated with a ticket within 7 days of the offense (regular business days).

Visitors:

(a) Visitors, retirees, vendors, construction, and other staff who are non-benefits eligible are required to appeal in person at the Department of Parking and Transportation office in Lester Hall Rm 110, Monday thru Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm, within 7 business days of the date the ticket was issued.
(b) Visitors who are not able to return to campus and appear in person may appeal by emailing parking@olemiss.edu  within 7 business days of the date the ticket was issued.  Please include citation and vehicle information along with reasoning for the appeal.

 

Students:

(a) Students of the University with parking accounts (My Parking Account Portal) must use the online portal system to start the appeal process. They should log into their account and follow the Appeal Citations links and instructions. If an appeal is not initiated within 7 business days of the date the ticket was issued, the citation will be forwarded for collection to a student’s bursar account and may no longer be appealed.
(b) Students wishing to appeal in person must first use the online appeal process but then may present their case before the Student Appeals Board (STARTING SEPT. 15th 2014) located in Somerville Hall 1st floor, Monday thru Thursday between 3:00pm and 5:00pm, during the regular fall and spring semesters only.
(c) The findings of the Student Board of Appeals shall be final.

 

Faculty and Staff:

(a) Faculty and staff of the University with parking accounts (My Parking Account Portal) must use the online portal system to start the appeal process. They should log into their account and follow the Appeal Citations links and instructions. If an appeal is not initiated within 7 business days of the date the ticket was issued, the citation will be forwarded for collection by payroll deductions and may no longer be appealed.
(b) Faculty and staff wishing to appeal in person must first use the online appeal process but then may present their case before the Staff Appeals Board located in Mississippi Small Business Development Center on Jeanette Phillips Drive (just west of Procurement). The Staff Appeals Board meets on the 2nd Tuesday of every month at 9:00am.
(c) The findings of the Staff Board of Appeals shall be final.