Parking and Driving

Persons operating a motor vehicle on the grounds of the campus are subject to the applicable statues of the Texas Transportation Code in addition to the DCCCD Parking and Driving Regulations which are part of the Student Disciplinary Code. Violations are subject to the issuance of a College Citation or a Notice to Appear before the Justice of the Peace. Parking Decals are not required to park in the general parking areas of the campus. Handicap license plates, hang-tags or permits issued by the College Health Center are required to use the designated handicap parking areas on campus. Metered parking is available at various locations around the campus for those individuals needing close-in, short term parking. Metered rates are $0.25 for 20 minutes with a 40 minute maximum on most meters. Parking meters are enforced from 7:00 AM – 10:00 PM, 7 days a week, except College holidays.

College issued citations have reinstatement fees according to the following schedule
1st citation$ 5.00
2nd citation$15.00
3rd citation$20.00
4th citation$25.00
5th and subsequent citations$30.00

College Citations are issued to the registered owner of the vehicle. Payment of citation fees may be made by mail or in person at the College Police Department. Vehicles which have three unpaid College Citations will receive a Notice to Appear before the Justice of the Peace Court.