Frequently Asked Questions

1. Where can I park my vehicle? Can I park overnight?

Please click here to see the campus map that details parking on campus.
We do not allow overnight parking. Vehicles parked overnight will be towed.

2. Do TSC Visitors need a parking permit?

Visitor parking is located in front of the Oliveira Building for TSC Business. Visitors needing to park elsewhere, will need to contact the Environmental Health, Safety, and Risk Management office located at the Newman Building (1860 Ridgely Road) by emailing [email protected] or call 956-295-3825.

3. Where can visitors park on campus?

Visitor parking is located in front of the Oliveira Building and can be used for TSC Business Only.

4. Can I get a citation in the visitor’s parking lot?

Vehicles parked in visitor parking who are not conducting TSC business may get booted or towed. Vehicles parked in visitor parking who have a permit will get cited.

5. Where can I purchase my parking permit?

Parking permits can be purchased in person at the Cashier’s located in the Oliveira Building Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

6. Can I park in a UTRGV parking lot with my TSC permit?

7. What happens if I don’t pay a citation?

Failure to pay citations can result in various consequences such as getting your vehicle booted or towed, not being able to graduate, and being unable to request transcripts or diploma. You can pay citations at the Cashier’s located in the Oliveira Building Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00p.m.

8. Who should I contact about an appeal?

Appeals are heard by the Citation Appeals Committee. They can be contacted by emailing [email protected].

9. What happens if I get a different vehicle?

To register a different vehicle under your current parking permit, please contact the Cashier’s at [email protected] or call 956-295-3420.

10. What happens if I lost my permit?

If you lose a parking permit, please contact the Office of Environmental Health, Safety, and Risk Management at riskmanage[email protected] or call 956-295-3825.

11. Under what circumstances can I appeal a citation?

You can appeal a citation if you believe you have been improperly cited. Appeals must be submitted within 15 days from the date the ticket was issued to be considered.

12. Where do I pay a citation?

Parking citations can be paid in person at the Cashier’s located in the Oliveira Building Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Payment can also be made by mail (check or money order ONLY) to the following address:

TSC C/O Finance Department

Attn: Cashiers Office80 Fort Brown

Brownsville, Texas 78520

DO NOT MAIL CASH!

13. Who can I contact to find out if my vehicle got towed?

Please contact TSC Security located at the Newman Building (1860 Ridgely Road) by calling 956-295-3700 or email [email protected].

14. What happens if I get more than 2 citations? Is there a limit?

Having multiple unpaid citations can lead to multiple consequences such as having your vehicle booted or towed. You can pay citations at the Cashier’s located in the Oliveira Building.

15. How many days/weeks do I have to pay a citation?