Winter Break 2020-2021

Tips for loading your vehicle to go home:  

  • To expedite the loading process, packing your personal items prior to  moving your vehicle to your Resident Hall to load will save time. 
  • Using headlights and emergency flashers while parked will indicate you are actively loading your vehicle. 
  • Special use parking spaces, such as fire lanes, handicapped or reserved  spaces should be avoided to ensure they are available for their designated  purpose. 
  • Vehicles with off-campus permits and vehicles parked in faculty/staff lots  will be given 1- hour to load your vehicle. If there is no activity around the  vehicle after 1-hour, the vehicle is subject to being cited. 

Resident Students: 

  • Resident upperclassmen that have a registered vehicle and are not driving  home for the break should leave vehicles parked in Lots R1, R2 or Q. 

Sophomore Students: 

  • Sophomore students can relocate vehicles to campus Tuesday, November 17 and park in lots R1, R2 or Q. If a vehicle needs  to be relocated to campus Tuesday, November 17, please email Transportation and Parking Services at Do  not bring your vehicle on campus to park for break until you are  physically leaving campus. 
  • Shuttle service to the Sophomore parking lot will continue to operate through Wednesday night, November 25 until 9:00. Gray Line Shuttle  service will resume Monday, January 25 at 7:00 a.m. 
  • Vehicles must be relocated back to the Sophomore student lot by Monday,  January 25, at 8:00 a.m.

First Year Students: 

  • First Year students leaving their vehicle during winter break can relocate vehicles from the First Year student parking lot to the Reynolda Campus  and park in Lot J. Vehicles can begin to be relocated to campus on Tuesday, November 17. Do not bring your vehicle on  campus to park for break until you are physically leaving campus. If you  need to relocate your vehicle to campus prior to Tuesday, November  17, please email Transportation and Parking Services at  
  • Shuttle service to/from the First Year student parking lot and campus will  operate on a regular schedule until Wednesday, November 25 at 9:00 p.m.  
  • Shuttle service to/from campus and the First Year student lot will resume  on Sunday, January 24 at 3:00 p.m.  
  • Vehicles must be relocated back to the Lot Z5 by Monday, January 25 at 8:00 a.m.  

Off-Campus Students: 

  • If you do not live in WFU off-campus housing and desire to leave your  vehicle on campus during winter break, contact Transportation and  Parking Services with the vehicle and your contact information at and only park in general parking lots. 
  • Beginning Tuesday November 17th all commuter students  (including students who ride the Gold and Black Lines) that have a  vehicle, registered or not registered with Transportation and Parking  Services, that will be frequenting campus to work, study, exams, etc.,  during the winter break, can park their vehicle in general lots for the  duration of time needed to do so. (Including Law and MBA students who  are completing final exams) Do not park in Faculty/Staff lots, visitor or  reserved spaces. This on-campus parking exception will be valid through  Monday, January 25 at 8:00 a.m., at which time, vehicles must be parked  in the correct parking location based on the permit type.
  • The Black and Gold Lines will operate through Wednesday November 25 and resume normal schedules Monday, January 25, 2021. Students  residing in apartment complexes that are served by the Gold and Black  Line that need a ride to/from campus from November 30th – January 22  can quest a ride between 7:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. by calling 336-283-1091 for a  ride. 
  • Students that purchase a permit and will be going abroad in the spring, or  graduating in December, must return the permit by December 18, 2020 to  receive a partial refund (1/2 the purchase price).