Traffic Regulations

 Traffic Regulations

Authority

San Jacinto College has the authority to enforce ALL STATE REGULATIONS.

Parking Permits

It is the responsibility of each student to obtain a vehicle parking permit for use on any vehicle operated on campus.  Parking permits are available in the College Business Office.  Stolen or lost permits would be reported immediately to the College Police.  Students are responsible for any tickets accrued until a replacement permit is issued.  Replacement permits are $1.

Disability parking permits must be obtained from the Texas Department of Public Safety. Parking for the disabled is regulated by the State of Texas.  Please respect the designated disability parking.  Special temporary permits may be obtained from the College Business Office.

Parking

Student must park in designated student parking.  Vehicle location is the responsibility of the owner.  Violations will be given for the following:

  • Illegally parking in faculty or handicap parking
  • Exceeding campus speed limits
  • Backing into spaces
  • Running stop signs
  • Passing where prohibited
  • Parking on sidewalks or lawns
  • Double parking
  • Reckless driving
  • Loud music
  • Any other traffic violation

The following violations are also subject to be towed:

  • Illlegally parking in reserved or handicap spaces

  • Blocking a driveway or doorway

  • Parking in marked “No Parking” area

Vehicles determined to be abandoned

  • Parking in fire zones
  • Blocking a fire hydrant

Students have 10 days to appeal a violation.  Appeals must be submitted to the College Police Department in writing.  Appeal forms can be obtained from the College Police Department.