Nov 21, 2019  
Student Catalog 2019-2020 
    
Student Catalog 2019-2020

Vehicle Rules & Regulations


Parking Decals

All students who plan to operate a vehicle on NE Campus must register the vehicle and display a valid Northeast decal.

The registration fees are as follows: 

  • Commuter: $50.00 per vehicle, per year. Commuter parking is in selected areas. Refer to the campus map on the website.
  • Residential Student Housing: $50.00 per vehicle, per year. Dorm students are to park in selected dorm parking only. Dorm students cannot park in Commuter parking or Premium Parking. Refer to campus map on the website.
  • Premium Parking: $100.00 per vehicle, per year. Purchasing a Premium Parking Decal will allow students to park on the boulevard. If Premium Parking is purchased, students will only be allowed to park in selected are. Refer to campus map on the website.

Decals must be permanently affixed to the driver’s side back window. In case of tinted window or convertible, decal should be placed on the driver’s side front windshield.

If a registered vehicle is sold, traded, or disposed of, it is the responsibility of the individual who registered the vehicle to remove the decal and register the replacement vehicle. The original decal may be returned to the Office of Residential Student Services for a replacement decal, otherwise a new decal must be purchased for the price listed above.

Providing false vehicle registration information or displaying an invalid decal will result in disciplinary action.

Process for registering a Handicapped Parking Decal will be given upon request.

Students are responsible for reviewing and following all motor vehicle rules and regulations.

Campus Color Codes:

Blue = Handicap

Yellow = Employee

White = Student

Vehicle Registration Decal Codes:

F/S = Faculty/Staff

B = Board Member

H = Handicap

Temporary Parking Permits

Temporary parking permits may be obtained for a period of five consecutive school days with a maximum of three issued per semester. These permits are available free of charge for those students who have purchased a permanent decal and have a need to drive a non-registered vehicle to the NEMCC Campus. Exceptions must be approved by the Director of Residential Student Services in Ramsey Hall, Suite 112.

Visitor Parking

Visitor parking is for person or persons that are visiting on campus and cannot be identified as a student or employee.

Parking and Traffic Regulations

Individuals who register a motor vehicle are responsible for their vehicle at all times.

NEMCC parking regulations prohibit vehicles from backing into or pulling through a parkingspace. Adequate parking space is available on campus. Lack of parking space is not considered a valid excuse for violation of parkingregulations.

Vehicles should not be parked in a manner that obstructs parking or traffic. In addition, no vehicles shall park on:

  • Sidewalks
  • Lawns or Grassy Areas
  • Driveways
  • Loading Zones
  • No Parking Zones
  • Crosswalks

Additional parking is available in the parking lot behind Mississippi Hall.

The speed limit on all college owned streets is 20 miles per hour. A student who drives or operates a vehicle in an unsafe manner will receive a citation and driving privileges could be revoked.

All pedestrians shall have the right of way at all times on the campus; however, no one must endanger their safety or constitute an unreasonable impediment to lawful vehicular traffic by crossing the street at other than authorized lines (crosswalk), or by willfully walking or congregating in the street.

Traffic Citations

Traffic citations for parking will be $20 per occurence unless otherwise indicated.

All traffic citations should be paid within five school days (see due date on the ticket). Tickets not paid within five school days will increase in cost. Tickets may be paid in the Office of Residential Student Services in Ramsey Hall, Suite 112. Tickets will be charged to student accounts and billed for non-payment after five business days.

Traffic Citation Appeal Process

Traffic citations may be appealed through the following process:

  1. Appeals must be made within five school days of the issued date on the ticket (see due date).
  2. An appeal can be made in the Office of Residential Student Services in the Ramsey Hall.
  3. The Traffic Appeal Committee of the College will meet to consider appeals, and those who appeal will be notified of the decision of the committee.
  4. If an appeal is denied, all tickets stand as originally issued and if overdue, tickets will double.

 

Parking Map