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Parking Tickets

The purpose of regulating parking and traffic on campus is to create a safe and orderly environment for pedestrians and motor vehicles.  All persons operating a motor vehicle on campus are responsible for complying with applicable parking and traffic laws, orders and regulations.

The enforcement of parking and traffic regulations is a responsibility of the SUNY Geneseo University Police Department.

Violations & Fines

Below is a list of the violations that can be incurred on the SUNY Geneseo campus based on State University parking regulations, municipal code and state traffic law. Late fees will be incurred automatically to any outstanding ticket ten days after issuance. The cost of the late fee will match the original fine amount (ex. $15.00 fine + $15.00 late fee = $30.00 total due). 

Code Number Violation Fine
Section 2A1: No Permit $15.00
Section 2A1: Expired Permit $15.00
Section 4A2: Improper Parking $15.00
Section 4A1: Parked in Wrong Lot $15.00
Section 4A5: Parked on Interior $15.00
Section 4A2: Reserved Space $25.00
Section 2A5: Permit Not Properly Affixed $15.00
Section 4A4: Hydrant and/or Fire Lane $15.00
Section 4A6: Meter Violation $15.00
Section 4A2: Parked in Handicap Reserved Space $50.00
Section 4A3: Restricted Area $15.00
Section 4A5: Load Zone $15.00
Section 4A7: Expired Vehicle Registration $15.00
Section 4A7: Expired Vehicle Inspection $15.00

How to Pay a Ticket

Snail Mail:

  • Parking & Transportation, 1 College Circle, Schrader Hall Room 19, Geneseo, NY 14454
  • Check/money order payable to SUNY Geneseo

In Person:

  • Schrader Hall, Room 19
  • Open Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:00pm 
  • Visa, Mastercard, Discover, cash or check/money order made payable to SUNY Geneseo

Online via AIMS Web:

Appealing Tickets

Parking tickets can be appealed within five (5) business days from issuance - this excludes weekends and holidays.  After the five (5) day period expires, all violation charges and/or expenses incurred become automatically due and payable.  For more information on appeals, see Section 6 of the SUNY Geneseo Traffic and Parking Regulations.

Where to Appeal

  • Parking & Transportation Services/University Police Department in Schrader Hall, Room 19
  • Snail mail by submitting an Appeal Form to: Parking & Transportation, 1 College Circle, Schrader Hall Room 19, Geneseo, NY 14454
  • Online by submitting the Online Appeal Form
  • Please note:
    • Despite what appeal form you choose, ALL fields must be completed for the appeal to be processed
    • If the information on the appeal form is not legible, a decision will not be made
    • If the name and mailing address are not legible, the decision will not be mailed to you

Insufficient Appeal Reasons

  • Being late or in a hurry
  • Dropping something or someone off or picking them up
  • Preferred parking lot full or too far away
  • Inclement weather
  • Others parked the same way and did not receive tickets
  • Flashing hazard lights or four-way lights
  • The amount of time the vehicle was parked
  • The owner of the vehicle was not driving at the time
  • Can't afford the ticket
  • I didn't know/I thought something else/nobody told me
  • Parked there before and didn't receive a ticket

Appeal Decisions

  • All appeal decisions are final
  • Will be returned to you by email

Rules and Regulations

Visit the Traffic and Parking Rules and Regulations page for complete details on SUNY Geneseo traffic regulations.