Department of Parking & Transportation

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Welcome to Ole Miss!

To ensure your time on campus is as pleasant as possible, read about required parking passes and designated lots for visitors, students, faculty and staff.

NOTICE! Maintenance Scheduled for the Residential Garage

Residential Garage Maintenance: Contractors are scheduled to begin conducting warranty related repairs to various items in the Residential Garage over the holiday break. Starting the morning of December 10th, all vehicles are required to vacate the garage until the completion of the required work. Vehicles may not be left in the garage over the coming holiday break. Vehicles still remaining in the garage on December 10th may be relocated at the owner's expense. Work will be completed prior to the start of the Spring Semester. Emails will be sent to all Residential Garage permit holders and signs will be posted at all the entrances and at the elevators as a reminder.

NOTICE! Park-N-Ride, Winter Holiday Parking and Buses:

Parking During the Winter Break and Holidays: The University will be open for administrative operations between Monday December 10th and Thursday December 20th.  Administrative offices will be closed starting Friday December 21st thru Tuesday January 1st and will reopen on Wednesday January 2nd.  While administrative offices are open and between December 10th and January 21st (including Winter Intersession), all parking rules and regulations will still be enforced with the following zone exceptions:

Park-N-Ride (whether faculty/staff or student), Student Residential (East, West, Central, South, Campus Walk and Residential Garage), Pavilion Garage, and Commuters permits will be allowed to park in any student zone (residential or commuter).

Faculty/staff will be allowed to park in student residential and commuter designated areas.

All vehicles parked on campus will still require a parking permit.

Park-N-Ride Services Suspended During the Winter Break: The Gold and Bronze Lines will not run between Monday December 10th and Monday January 21st.  When the Park-N-Ride services are not running, Park-N-Ride permit holders (whether faculty/staff or student) may park in any student area of campus including student residential and commuter zones.  Park-N-Ride services will resume at 7:00 AM Tuesday January 22nd after which normal zone restrictions will be enforced.

City Buses and the Campus Shuttles Rebel Red and Rebel Blue Lines:  The city bus lines, Yellow, Green, Red and Blue, Hathorn Express, and Old-Taylor Road Express will operate but on a reduced schedule.  Please visit the OUT Website for details.  The campus shuttle lines, Rebel Red and Rebel Blue, will operate a normal schedule when any academic credited classes are scheduled (including intersession).  The Rebel Red and Rebel Blue will not operate between Monday December 10th and Wednesday January 2nd but will resume operation on Thursday January 3rd with the start of the Winter Intersession classes.

South Oxford Campus Connector Shuttle: A new connector shuttle service will begin operating between the Kennon Observatory Transportation Hub and the South Oxford Campus (SOC – Old Baptist Hospital) starting on January 3rd.  The shuttle service will operate a normal schedule when any academic credited classes are scheduled (including intersession), weekdays only 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM.  See the Transportation Options page for details.

Please feel free to email for any questions.

Visitor Parking Passes

Visitor Daily permits are priced at $3/day for the 2018-2019 Academic Year. Daily visitor permits can be purchased in person at the Department of Parking and Transportation office in Lester Hall or at the Welcome Center near the entrance to the Circle on University Avenue. Visitors may also purchase a permit for up to 7 days online by following information on <this page>. Visitors wishing to purchase a permit for a longer period of time may purchase a monthly or annual pass in person at the office in Lester Hall. Departmental purchases of permits will continue to be by email requests. Remember, all vehicles brought on to the University campus must have a parking permit. Please feel free to contact our office for any questions - (662) 915-7235 or


Tranporation Options

Park & Ride

Park & Ride Express Shuttles