Senior VP for Operations

Public Safety FAQ

Where is student parking on campus?

Where is student parking on campus?

Student parking is marked with green signs reading "student parking." A link to a parking map can be found at Public Safety.

How do I request a student parking permit? How do I pay for a permit?

How do I request a student parking permit? How do I pay for a permit?

You may request a student parking permit by logging into your Nest account. Select “personal information” and then follow the instructions.

When you register for a parking permit online the parking fee is automatically added to your tuition account. You will pay for the permit when you pay your account balance.

How do I request a faculty/staff parking permit?

How do I request a faculty/staff parking permit?

You may request a faculty/staff parking permit at: apex.creighton.edu/pls/apex/f.

Your permit fee will be deducted from your bi-weekly/monthly pay check.

What do I do if I need a temporary student or faculty/staff permit?

What do I do if I need a temporary student or faculty/staff permit?

Stop by the Public Safety office at 2222 Burt Street from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday to purchase a temporary faculty/staff permit. The fee for a temporary permit is based on sliding scale dependent upon how long you will need that permit.

Where and how can I pay for a parking violation?

Citations

Please pay all citations by cash, check, or credit card at the Public Safety building located at 2222 Burt Street. The capability to accept online credit card payments will be active shortly.

Citations may only be appealed online using this appeal form. Appeals must be received within 7 days of the date the citation was issued. In-person appeals will no longer be accepted. The appeal must present substantial evidence that the parking violation was not committed, or the occurrence was due to circumstances beyond the appellant’s control. The appeal process is not a venue for general criticisms, complaints or policy debates. The following reasons for appeal will not be considered:

  • Frivolous or abusive appeals, including the use of profanity
  • Late to class or appointment
  • Inability to pay the amount of the fine
  • Lack of available parking
  • Other vehicles were parked improperly or illegally
  • The vehicle was only parked illegally for a short period of time
  • Public Safety did not previously ticket for similar offenses
  • Appellant purchased a parking permit, but did not display it in the vehicle
  • Appellant did not purchase a parking permit.

How long are parking permits effective?

How long are parking permits effective?

Parking permits are effective beginning September 1 of one year through August 31 of the next year.

Where is handicap parking available on campus?

Where is handicap parking available on campus?

A map of handicap parking spaces is available at www.creighton.edu//about/ada/campusaccessmaps/accessibilitymap/

When can I call Public Safety for an escort on campus?

When can I call Public Safety for an escort on campus?

The Public Safety Department is open 24 hours per day all year. You may call us at 402.280.2104 for an escort. We will respond to your request as soon as an officer is available.