Parking on Campus During University Holidays, Vacation Periods, and Summer Session:
The parking regulations are enforced every day, twenty-four hours a day. During certain times special conditions exist, and the regulations are modified. However, restricted spaces remain in effect. These areas include disability, load/unload, service, reserved and specially signed areas.
NOTE: During major University events, the University reserves the right to close any campus parking area at any time it is deemed necessary for events or to meet special needs. WAC 504-15-350.
The following table provides specific beginning and ending dates for upcoming periods when Special Conditions will be applied.
|Period||Begin Date||End Date||Period||Begin Date||End Date|
|Labor Day||September 7, 2019||September 7, 2019||Veterans Day||November 11, 2019||November 11, 2019|
|Thanksgiving Vacation||November 25, 2019||November 27, 2019||Thanksgiving Holiday||November 28, 2019||November 29, 2019|
|Winter Vacation||December 16, 2019||January 12, 2020||Christmas Holiday||December 25, 2019||December 26, 2019|
|December Closure||December 23, 2019||December 31, 2019||New Year's Day||January 1, 2020||January 1, 2020|
|Martin Luther King Jr. Day||January 20, 2020||January 20, 2020||President's Day||February 17, 2020||February 17, 2020|
|Spring Vacation||March 16, 2020||March 20, 2020||Summer Session||May 11, 2020||July 31, 2020|
|Memorial Day||May 25, 2020||May 25, 2020||Independence Day||July 3, 2020||July 3, 2020|
|Summer Vacation||August 3, 2020||August 14, 2020|
Special Condition Periods
A University Holiday is a day when all university facilities are generally closed.
Currently, University Holidays include:
New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day. For the purpose of parking enforcement, President’s Day and the December Closure are considered University Holidays.
Note: University Holidays could change from year to year.
For specific times of enforcement of the University Holiday Special Parking Conditions please refer to the table above.
A Vacation Period is a period of time when classes or final exams are not in session. Except for holidays that fall within this period, the business offices of the university are open during this time. Vacation Periods include:
Summer vacation which follows summer session, Winter vacation between the fall and spring semesters, Thanksgiving vacation, and Spring vacation. For the purpose of parking enforcement, President’s Day is considered a University Holiday.
Note: Thanksgiving vacation and Winter vacation also have several days that are considered University Holidays when different special conditions are in effect. Follow this link for University Holiday Special Conditions.
Summer Session includes all summer school blocks beginning on the first day of the earliest blocks, and ending on the last day of the last block.
Note: Summer Session Special Conditions are different than the Summer Vacation Special Conditions.
For specific times of enforcement of the Summer Session Special Parking Conditions please refer to the table above.