Parking Citation Information
A valid daily or semester permit is required at ALL times in every lot.
What Happens if I get a Parking Ticket?
In accordance with section 21113 of the California Vehicle Code and 42200, Title 5 of California Administrative Code, vehicles found to be parked in violation of campus parking regulations and/or the California Vehicle Code will be issued a Notice of Parking Violation by the San Francisco State University Police Department. Payment Information Payments can be made by mail, in person at the Parking and Transportation Office, or the Cashiers Office in Administration Building Room 155. Make checks/money orders payable to: SFSU Citation Processing. Do not send cash.
Credit Card Information
San Francisco State University does not accept credit card payments for parking citations.
Appeal Process Step One: Request for Citation Cancellation: If you wish to contest a citation you must do so within 21 days from the date of issuance.
Forms can be obtained by several methods.
By filling out our Online Protest Form.
By coming down to the Parking and Transportation Department (On North State Dr.)
Through mail by calling (415) 338-7827 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Mon-Fri).
By printing out the Request Form (note: clicking on the request form link will bring up the cancellation form in a new blank window so that you can print it out, close the window when done with the form to see this page again).
Step Two: Administrative Review: If you would like to further contest the citation you must do so within 21 days of the mailing of the results of step one. Forms can be obtained at the Parking and Transportation Department.
Step Three: Civil Hearing: If you disagree with the Hearing Examinerþs decision, you may schedule a court hearing at the San Francisco Municipal Court, 850 Bryant Street Room 101. There is a fee of $25.00 which is refundable if the appeal is found not liable by the civil judgment.
Vehicles not displaying a valid SF State parking permit will be cited. Failure to respond to 5 or more unpaid citations may result in the immobilization (booting) or towing of your vehicle at owners expense. For more information on citation enforcement please call (415) 338-7827 or send email to: email@example.com Note: Violators may have ONLY 3 citation dismissals and/or warnings per semester of the same violation code.If you are unable to pay the full amount of your citation(s) in one payment you can request a Payment Plan Form (note: clicking on the request form link will bring up the payment form in a new blank window so that you can print it out, close the window when done with the form to see this page again)
Once you have filled out the form sign it and either bring it in to the Parking and Transportation Department (located on North State Drive ) or send it in to:
1600 Holloway Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94132