Long-range plan adopted for parking, transportation

UAB has developed a five-year plan to manage existing and future demand, create a more fiscally sustainable transportation system and improve customer service for the entire enterprise — UAB and UAB Medicine — that is compatible with the campus master plan.

Learn more about the study and plan

Video: Director of Parking and Transportation Services Andre Davis presents and answers questions about the comprehensive parking and transportation study and plan at the Undergraduate Student Government Association Town Hall on April 9, 2018.

Manage supply and demand

Manage supply and demand

  • Initiate a transportation demand management program
  • Establish zone-based parking system
  • Coordinate class schedules with parking supply
  • Encourage incoming freshman not to store vehicles on campus
Make physical improvements

Make physical improvements

  • Enhance on-street parking
  • Enhance deck security and lighting
  • Build additional parking
  • Improve crosswalks
  • Increase bicycle facilities
  • Brand and manage the Health Care District
Extend transit services

Extend transit services

  • Enhance Blazer Express System
Enhance management and operations

Enhance management and operations

  • Rename Parking & Transportation to Transportation Services
  • Establish new budget protocols
  • Implement parking permit rate increases
  • Upgrade management Technology