Departmental Placards

FY22-23 Departmental placard request forms due June 30

NOTE: Departmental Placards do not automatically renew. Please fill out and sign “Request Form”; submittal options are noted on form.

NMSU departmental business that includes loading and/or unloading, as well as departmental visitors to campus, can request a special placard that will allow parking in specified areas.
To receive new placards, download the attached request form – follow the submittal options noted on the form.


Departmental Loading/Unloading Placards:

The NMSU Parking Department issues loading/unloading departmental placards to the departments needing such access.

•  The placard is only valid when displayed with another valid NMSU parking permit

•  Placard is to be used for departmental business only

•  May park in any legal parking space in any lot (2-hour limit)

•  Services zones are for loading/unloading only (20-minute limit)

•  Meter parking requires payment

•  All parking regulations apply

Departmental Visitor Placards:

The NMSU Parking Department issues visitor departmental placards to departments.

•  This placard is to be used by visitors only

•  Students, faculty, staff or commercial vendors are not visitors

•  May park in any visitor or any legal parking space

•  Meter parking spaces require payment

•  All parking regulations apply