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Parking Citations

Citation Payments

Student charges will be forwarded to the Student Accounts division of the Bursars office.

Employees and Visitors may pay on the Parking Services website, via mail, or in person at our office.

To Pay Citations online please log in to your Parking Account.

If you prefer not to pay online, you may pay by cash, check, or credit card in person at TPS Customer Relations in Tate Plaza.

You may also mail a check made out to Parking Services to:

UGA Transportation & Parking Services
30 Baxter Street
Athens, GA 30602

Appeal Information

Student appeals are adjudicated by a board of peer, volunteer students from the University Judiciary. Faculty and Staff Appeals are adjudicated by a board of volunteers from the Faculty/Staff Councils.

  • Citations must be formally appealed within 10 days of the citation issue date.
  • All appeals must be submitted through your Parking Account. If you are a guest, please create a Parking Account and you will be able to file an appeal here.
  • There is no hearing to attend. Therefore, any evidence or documentation must be submitted with the appeal.
  • Immobilizations and tow fines will not be considered for appeal.
  • Notifications of appeal decisions are made via email. Additionally, customers with an online Parking Account may view decisions via our web site.
  • Additional information regarding appeals is available in our Regulations.

File an Appeal

To appeal your citation, log into your Parking Account and view your citations. The license plate on the citation must be registered to you to allow for an electronic appeal. Citations will not be available for appeal until the first business day after the citation was issued.

Towing Information

Parking in an illegal or unsafe manner at any time is prohibited and may result in citations and/or impoundment. Excessive unpaid fines, blocking traffic, fire lane violations or similar situations may result in the towing of such vehicle to an off campus impound lot. The University of Georgia Parking Services uses Shuman Services for all towing and impounding services. If you find that your vehicle has been impounded please contact Shuman Services for release.

Property Impound Rates (follows police tow rates):
Tow Fee = $115.00
Storage = $20.00/day
After Hours:
Release Fee = $25.00
Admin. Fee = $40.00

Shuman Services

Address: 1563 S. Lumpkin St. Athens, GA. 30605

Phone: (706) 543-4349

Hours*: Monday – Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.; Saturday: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

*Customers may claim an impounded car 24 hours a day but an after-hours release fee is applied outside of regular business hours.

Payment methods accepted: Cash, Check, Credit Card (MC, Visa, Amex)

Directions: Conveniently located near the University Of Georgia campus. Detailed directions and map can be found here.