Parking Services Coronavirus Information

Parking Coronavirus Information

Parking has implemented several changes to decrease the spread of COVID-19. Service and operations will continue to be adjusted as information or circumstances change. Parking Services processes reflect guidance from the CDC and the University of Iowa Critical Incident Management Team.

 This page provides a summary of latest Parking Services information. This information may become outdated. Please also refer to the Parking and Transportation Alerts page for the most up-to-date information. 

Updated June 29, 2020

Customer Information and Policies

Social distancing and Personal protective equipment

The Parking Services office will limit customers to no more than 4 persons at a time.

Customers must wear a face mask while in the Parking Services office.

All employees will wear a face covering in common areas at all Parking and Transportation facilities and when interacting with customers.

A transparent shield has been installed at the customer service desk. 

Hourly parking facilities are collecting payment through the pay station machines in the exit lanes. A Parking Operations employee is available to assist while maintaining distance.

Cleaning practices

Surfaces in the Parking Office are frequently cleaned.

Hand sanitizer is available in customer service areas as supplies allow.

Surfaces in parking facilities are cleaned and disinfected twice a day - including pay station machines, door handles, railings, and elevator buttons.

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

Parking and Transportation’s operations are focused on supporting the critical operations of the University of Iowa and UI Hospitals & Clinics. Operations may quickly change.

Up to date information regarding the university's preparation and response to COVID-19 is available at