Freshman Parking Policy

Freshman students are not permitted to park on campus unless they have won a lottery space through Admissions.

Exemptions to the policy are handled on a case by case basis by the Parking Manager.


Student Parking Permits

Online Registration

Log in to the  ‘Aims Portal’ and select the option you need: 

  • Purchase a permit
  • File an appeal
  • Make changes to your vehicles

Student Rates

  • Resident Students, full academic year
    • on the main campus $275.00
    • at Lancer Park $225.00
  • Commuters, full academic year $275.00
  • Graduate Students
    • Full Year $150.00
  • Student Decal Replacement $ 10.00
  • Summer Session $ 50.00

Semester Only Permits 

Students will have the option to purchase a permit for one semester if they are:

  • Student teaching Spring semester
  • Participating in a Spring internship
  • Studying abroad
  • Graduating in December   

Please purchase your Semester Only Permits in the Parking Services Office, Lancaster G23, before the first day of class, August 26. The online system is not available for Semester Only permits. 

We can accept Cash, Check and Lancer CA$H. We cannot process debit card or credit card payments in person. 


Guest Parking Permits

Guest permits are required on all guest vehicles on the campus Monday through Friday. Please visit the Parking Services Office in Lancaster G23, to get a guest pass during business hours. 

If a guest arrives after business hours, please visit the LU Police Department in the lower level of Dorrill Hall to pick up a guest pass. 

To get a guest pass you will need:

  • Vehicle license tag number
  • Vehicle description
  • Guest's address

Parking Regulations

Longwood's Parking regulations are enforced year-round

  • Park in the correct permit zone:
    • Commuter students use the red commuter zones
    • Residents park in the lots designated for resident student use
  • Parking in faculty zones and prohibited areas is not permitted, even when classes are not in session
  • Permits must be placed on vehicles the day they are received from the Parking Services Offiice