MU Campus parking is enforced 24 hours a day including handicapped spaces, yellow curbs, fire lanes, loading zones and reserved spaces. Parking regulations are enforced at all times including periods when classes are not in session.

All vehicles parking on campus must display a valid parking permit unless parked in a metered space. Parking meters are located throughout campus for short-term parking. Visitor parking is available at meters, or permits may be purchased from Parking & Transportation Services.

Free parking is available in some faculty and staff lots between the hours of 5 p.m. and 7 a.m. on weekdays or anytime on weekends. Residential hall lots are restricted at all times. Signs are posted at lot entrances stating restrictions.

Further parking information is available from:

Parking & Transportation Services

  • Turner Ave Garage, Level 2
    Columbia, MO 65211
    Fax: 573-884-5713
    Office Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    Monday - Friday

University Police

  • 901 Virginia Avenue
    Columbia, MO 65211

Hospital Security & Parking Service

  • DC085.00 1N23
    Columbia, MO 65212