University of Vermont


Break Parking Information (Employee)

During breaks in the routine schedule (particularly semester breaks and administrative holidays), there may be changes in parking options. This page contains "break parking" information for employees.

Important Reminders for ALL:

Relating to Parking Rules and Regulations:

  • Note: Normal parking regulations go back into effect the first day of Spring Semester Classes, January 14, 2019. See below for Allen House and Jeffords Lot, for partial semester break exception dates.
  • All vehicles must continue to display a valid parking permit during the reading/exam and semester break periods. Rules and regulations will remain in effect during these periods. All pay-to-park spaces will be enforced as posted. Permits are not required and colored zone designations are not enforced during UVM Administrative Holidays and listed Winter Break days.
  • Disabled spaces, roadway and non-designated area violations are enforced at all times, regardless of whether the University is open or not.

It May Snow and We'll Be Ready!

  • November 15 to April 1: No parking on the upper deck of the Gutterson Garage from 11:00p to 7:00a. Violators may be towed at their own expense.
  • In anticipation of snow removal and special events, please watch for signs indicating dates and time of possible lot closures.
  • In the event you are away on University business and must leave your vehicle on campus, please contact our office. We will direct you to the proper parking area under these circumstances.

There is always motorist assistance for you......

  • Please call Police Services at 656-3473 for the Motorist Assistance Program when Parking Services is closed, or during Administrative Holidays and Winter Break Days.


Now for the Exceptions...READ CAREFULLY - Please note there is one exception for Exam Week followed by two different parking exceptions for two different time periods during the Semester Break.

Exam Week: 12/8/2018 to 12/14/2018:

Those of you who have Commuter Evening permits may park in Gutterson Garage/Lot this week without being restricted between 9:00a to 1:00p. All other rules and regulations apply.

Semester Break

Zone Green, Zone White and Zone Brown Permits for entire Semester Break:

  • Jeanne Mance Lot (Resident Purple, 394 Pearl Street), Trinity North Lot (on the Trinity Campus), and lots posted for Residential permits regardless of permit color. Parking in all other faculty/staff lots is allowed after 3:30p with valid permit.

12/17/2018 to 1/1/2019 ONLY:

Zone White and Zone Brown permit holders:

  • Allen House Lot on the south side of Main at corner of Main and South Prospect Streets
  • Jeffords Lot

01/02/2019 to 01/13/2019

Zone White and Zone Brown Permit Holders:


If you have any questions, please contact us at (802)656-8686 or

Last modified December 10 2018 10:06 AM

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