**Vehicle Registration and Permit Selection are now available online via Cardinal Cars. Please Register your vehicle and select a permit before coming into the office for permit pickup**
Cardinal Cars Parking Permits Online
The University of the Incarnate Word is pleased to provide the online convenience of ordering parking decals online through the MyWord Self-Service site. MyWord allows registered students and UIW employees the option to enter all vehicle information online under the Cardinal Cars section. Once completed, a designated parking decal will be available for pickup from the Business Office.
Request Permit via Cardinal Cars from myWord Portal
Placement of Parking Decal
The parking permit must be affixed on the inside of the windshield on the driver’s side near the inspection and registration stickers. The placement of the permit should not obstruct the driver’s view of the roadway or surroundings. The cling permit is removable and is transferable between vehicles provided those vehicles are properly registered to the same operator. All information on the permit must be visible from outside the vehicle (the permit must be affixed upright and the barcode unobstructed).
Citation/Ticket Payment Process
Students/Employees: Parking fines are placed on your student/employee account. Payments for these fines shall be paid toward your student/employee account. Payments may be made online through the ePayment Center by logging into the myWord portal.
Guests/Visitors/Vendors: For guests/visitors/vendors parking on campus without a student/employee account number, please note that your payment for fines should be paid:
1) online at the Business Office - Parking Fine page
2) in person at the Business Office (ticket # and license plate number will be requested)
3) by mail: include ticket#, name, contact number/email, address, vehicle make, vehicle model, and license plate number).
Citation Appeal Process
Any person who has received a citation and believes his/her receipt of the citation is unwarranted must follow the procedures below to receive consideration:
All appeals must be submitted within ten (10) days of the issuance of the violation. Such an appeal must detail the circumstances surrounding the violation and specific reasons for requesting a reassessment of the citation's fine.The decision of the Appeals Committee is final. All ticket appeals may be submitted once, any additional appeal attempts will not be valid or reviewed.
Current Students, Faculty, Staff, Administration
Former Students and Non-UIW affiliated guests:
Parking is a university granted privilege extended to individuals who agree to abide by the University of the Incarnate Word parking and traffic regulations. The privilege may be withdrawn from individuals who have demonstrated an unwillingness to adhere to the university’s policies and regulations.