Samford University


Driving Regulations on Campus

Standard rules of the road from the city, county, and state, as well as directive signs and instruction by officers directing traffic, will be observed on campus. 

All motor vehicle operators must have in their possession a valid operator’s license and produce this item when requested by a Transportation Services employee or Public Safety officer.  

The speed limit on campus is 25 mph; however, any speed not safe for the conditions of the road, including vehicle and pedestrian congestion, will be enforced. 

Please observe no passing on campus. 

Parking is enforced Monday through Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm, except on University holidays or campus closings. All Faculty/Staff lots are enforced during Jan Term, Spring Break, Summer Term, and Fall Break even though classes are not in session. All student lots during these terms are open parking. Handicap, Service Zones and Fire Lanes are enforced 24/7/365. Students are not visitors and cannot park in Visitor Zones. Vehicles must be parked in a legal space. Vehicles parked on landscape, unmarked areas, hashed areas or blocking drive aisles will be cited.

Visitors to campus may receive a daily parking permit from Transportation Services, located in the University Center.

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