2021-2022 Academic Catalog

Parking

Parking Permit, Motorized Vehicles

All students operating motorized vehicles while attending CUC must register their vehicles. 

Parking on or around the campus is at your own risk. On-street parking around the campus is strongly discouraged and is subject to the parking regulations and penalties issued by the Village of River Forest.

A parking permit is required for all student vehicles. Please see the Comprehensive Campus Traffic and Parking Policy and Procedures document available through the Department of Public Safety or at https://webserv.cuchicago.edu/files/forms-repository/university/policies/Parking_Policy.pdf 

Campus parking options are (see map at CUChicago.edu/map):

Location Days Times
Parking Structure All week 6 a.m. – 2 a.m.
Lots #1, 3, and 5 Weekdays 4:30 p.m. – 2 a.m.
Weekends 6 a.m. – 2 a.m.
Lot #2 Weekdays 6 p.m. – 2 a.m.
Weekends 6 a.m. – 2 a.m.

Graduate students, please note that evening parking is only permitted after 6 p.m. in Lot #2 in front of the Christopher Center/Early Childhood Center. Please see “Comprehensive Campus Traffic and Parking Policy and Procedures” (CUChicago.edu/portal/forms_repository/university_policies/Parking_Policy.pdf) for parking regulations on campus. Violations of these policies will result in parking fines as defined in the regulations.

Vehicles

All students operating motorized vehicles while attending Concordia University Chicago are required to register their vehicles and obtain a parking permit from the Campus Department of Public Safety (Addison 140). There are separate fees for Residential and Commuter permits. All vehicular traffic on the campus is subject to the requirements of the current edition of the Comprehensive Campus Traffic and Parking Policy and Procedures document, available through the Department of Public Safety and in the forms repository on CUConnect. Failure to receive a permit or to follow the guidelines of the campus parking policy will result in ticketing and fines that will be applied to the student’s account. Street parking is discouraged strongly and is subject to local ordinances, which are enforced by the River Forest Police Department.