SOU Parking Department Mission Statement

The Southern Oregon University Parking Program provides parking services for the campus community through the use of creative, innovative and proactive measures that support the University mission. It is the goal of the parking program to support its philosophy through the following objectives:

  • Providing accurate and courteous parking services to SOU employees, students and visitors
  • Performing an annual assessment of space designation
  • Providing and publishing up to date information with parking rules and procedures on campus
  • Offering convenient online self services which include vehicle registration, citation payment, appeals, and permit sales through multiple payment avenues
  • Ensure parking staff is well trained on the Parking Rules and Procedures to provide consistency in the application of University procedures to provide a fair and educational parking enforcement program
  • Enforcement that promotes voluntary compliance with campus parking rules
  • Proactive planning for future parking needs and industry changes


We are constantly seeking ways to improve our service. We encourage you to contact parking services by emailing, to provide suggestions for improvement or comment on our parking services.

 SOU Parking Services
382 Wightman Street, Ashland, OR 97520
Office Hours: Mon-Thurs 9:00 am-5:00 pm, Friday 9:00 am-1:00 pm
Phone: 541-552-PARK (7275) Email: