Harper College

Parking Rules and Regulations

Area: Administrative Services / Police Department
Location: Administrative Services Procedure Manual
Revision Date: March 22, 2011


This procedure defines vehicle parking regulations and certain dedicated parking areas necessary for the safe, orderly and efficient parking of motor vehicles at Harper campuses and events. This procedure designates the Harper Police Department as the responsible unit for enforcement and other issues related to parking on Harper campuses or at Harper College events.


(110 ILCS 805/3-42.2a) (from Ch. 122, par. 103-42.2)

"To establish parking regulations, to regulate, and control the speed of, travel on all paths, driveways and roadways which are owned and maintained by, and within the property of, the community college district, to prohibit the use of such paths, driveways and roadways for racing or speeding purposes, to exclude there from traffic and vehicles, and to prescribe such fines and penalties for the violation of such traffic regulations as cities and villages are allowed to prescribe for the violation of their traffic ordinances."

Fines and Penalties

(110 ILCS 805/3-42.2c) (from Ch. 122, par. 103-42.2)

..."Fines and penalties recovered under this Section shall be paid, collected and used in accordance with the policy of the local community college board"...

Fines for violation of designated Handicapped Parking restrictions shall be the current fines designated by the State of Illinois. Fines for all other parking regulation violations shall be the current fines designated by Harper College.


(110 ILCS 805/3-42.2d) (from Ch. 122, par. 103-42.2)

"The local community college board may enforce the provisions of this Section by use of members of the Security Department of the community college or by agreeing in writing with a municipality, county or the State for its law enforcement officers to provide such enforcement"...



A. Citation Appeals
B. Pay a Parking Citation

Last Updated: 4/3/24