Parking at the College is free of charge for commuting students. Open parking lots are provided for students and can be identified on the campus map (see page 281). All vehicles brought on campus must be registered with the College and display a parking permit. Parking permits can be obtained at the Lazer Card office located at Student Central in Gordon Student Center and through the Campus Safety and Security Office in the Service and Maintenance Building.
Permit stickers are to be placed in the rear passenger window of the driver’s side of the vehicle. Temporary permit cards must be placed on the dashboard on the driver’s side and be visible.
Designated parking for patrons of the Southwest YMCA is available in front of the SRC Arena and members of the YMCA may park in these spaces without permit. All OCC permit holders, whether students, staff, or faculty, are prohibited from parking in spaces designated for the YMCA unless he or she is a member of the YMCA and is there to participate in a YMCA program and displays a valid YMCA parking permit.
Designated parking for patrons of the AmeriCU credit union are available in front of the SRC Arena and only patrons of the credit union may park in those designated areas.
Residence hall students are charged a fee for parking and must park in designated lots adjacent to the residence hall buildings. Residence hall students must obtain a special overnight parking permit for their visitors at the Campus Safety and Security office in the Service and Maintenance Building.
Visitors will find special parking areas provided, and should obtain passes from the Campus Safety and Security office in the Service and Maintenance Building. Overnight parking is not allowed on campus, with exception made for residence hall students.
Persons wishing to park in disabled-only parking zones must display approved hang tags from municipal or state authorities.
All illegally parked vehicles (such as vehicles parked in fire lanes, handicapped areas without sticker and handicap permit, or traffic lanes, and vehicles that block the movement of another vehicle, or vehicles parked in official or reserved spaces, etc.) will be ticketed and / or towed without notice at the owner’s expense.
Permits for temporary permission to park in disabled-only parking spaces may be obtained by Campus Safety. Accessible parking is designated on this campus map.