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RELLIS uses “virtual permits”. Carefully enter your license plate number at the time purchase. Your license plate will become your permit and will be electronically scanned to confirm payment for parking was made. Vehicles must park with a license plate facing the drive aisle.

Customers needing to park at RELLIS may also use the Parkmobile app or pay stations to pay by the hour.

In 2018, there are 2 parking areas where purchasinng a permit or paying by the hour is required.

  • Academic Lot 1000 - Student parking for Blinn and Texas A&M students is located to the east of the academic building and has 1288 spaces
  • CIR/TTI Lot 8535 - Parking for the Center for Infrastructure Renewal and the Texas A&M Transportation Institute is located to the south of the academic building and has 726 spaces

Log into your account at tranpsport.tamu.edu/account. Use the option at the bottom left side of the page under (Blinn Students). Then use your Blinn College login credentials.

Log in at tranpsport.tamu.edu/account. Use the option located on the bottom right side of the screen to "Request a Login ID for Nonaffiliates". Complete the information and your login credentials will be emailed to you. You can then log in on the right side of the page under "Visitors, Contractors, Vendors, SSC Employees and all others" section and purchase the "RELLIS Lot 1000 Contracted" permit.

Display your disabled placard on the vehicle registered when you paid by the hour to park or purchased your annual permit.



Parking Questions

General Questions

No, RELLIS is a separate campus within the Texas A&M System. Customers needing to park at RELLIS should use the Parkmobile app or pay stations to pay by the hour or go online to purchase an annual permit beginning Aug. 13.

Lot ParkMobile Code
RELLIS Academic Lot 1000 7743
RELLIS CIR/TTI Lot 8535 7742

No, RELLIS is a separate campus within the Texas A&M System. Customers needing to park at RELLIS should use the Parkmobile app or pay stations to pay by the hour or go online to purchase an annual permit beginning Aug. 13.

Lot ParkMobile Code
RELLIS Academic Lot 1000 7743
RELLIS CIR/TTI Lot 8535 7742

Permits for the current academic year are sold online only and are on sale now. Permits for the next academic year are sold online only and go on sale August 1.

2018–2019 annual permits are $310, and are valid Aug. 11, 2018–Aug. 9, 2019. (see prorated permit pricing).

2018 Fall Semester permits are $150 and ares valid Aug. 11, 2018 – Jan. 11, 2019. These permits are non-refundable.

2019 Spring Semester permits will be $150 and are valid Jan. 12, 2019 - May 11, 2019. These permits are non-refundable.

No, RELLIS permits are not valid on the Texas A&M campus.

No, RELLIS permits are not valid on the Texas A&M campus.

For students attending classes after 5 p.m. there is a RELLIS night permit valid from 5 pm - 6 am.

2018–2019 annual night permits are $99, and the permit is valid August 11, 2018–August 9, 2019.

2018 Fall semester night permits are $50 and are valid August 11, 2018 - January 11, 2019. These permits are non-refundable.

2019 Spring Semester night pemits are $50 and are valid January 12, 2019 - May 11, 2019. These permits are non-refundable.

Yes, there is motorcycle parking at RELLIS.

Yes, permit or hourly payment is required to park a motorcycle at RELLIS. Motorcycle permits are available for sale online beginning Aug. 13.

2018–2019 annual motorcycle permits are $99 (see prorated permit pricing), and the permit is valid August 11, 2018–August 9, 2019.

2018 Fall Semester permits are $50 and are valid August 11, 2018 - January 11, 2019. These permits are non-refundable.

2019 Spring Semester pemits are $50 and are valid January 12, 2019 - May 11, 2019. These permits are non-refundable.

Texas A&M or Blinn motorcycle permits are not valid at RELLIS.

No, your RELLIS motorcycle permit is not valid on the Texas A&M campus

No, your RELLIS permit is not valid for events held on the Texas A&M Campus.

Faculty/Staff

Parking is being implemented in phases. During Fall 2018, Lot 1000, adjacent to the Academic Alliance Building and Lot 8535, adjacent to the CIR and TTI Buildings, will require permits.

  • If you are an employee at the CIR or TTI Building, purchase the virtual “RELLIS Lot 8535” permit. Only faculty, staff and graduate students are eligible to purchase this permit. This permit is valid in both Lot 1000 and 8535. Enter your license plate number at the time of purchase. The cost is $310 (see prorated permit pricing) annually for Blinn/Academic Alliance (Lot 1000), CIR and TTI (Lot 8535) lots.
  • If you are an employee at the Academic Alliance Building, you may purchase either Lot 1000 or RELLIS Lot 8535, however permits for Lot 1000 are valid in that lot only. Permits for Lot 8535 are valid in both lots.

If you are a Texas A&M employee with an A&M parking permit and also have a need to park at the RELLIS campus, purchase a “RELLIS Add On” permit. These will be used in conjunction with your Texas A&M permit displayed on your rear view mirror. Employees with Texas A&M permits may request these online via My Parking Account waitlist section at transport.tamu.edu. Add the “RELLIS Add on” permit to your waitlist and you will be notified when you can make the purchase. This permit will be 1/3 the price of an annual permit for FY2019, $103. You must enter your license plate number at the time of purchase.

Add the “RELLIS Add on” permit to your waitlist and you will be notified when you can make the purchase. This permit will be 1/3 the price of an annual permit for FY2019, $103 (see prorated permit pricing). You must enter your license plate number at the time of purchase.

If you work in a unit that is pre-existing at the RELLIS campus, your permit cost will be $155 annually and will transition to full price in FY2020. The implementation date for this group is scheduled for January 2, 2019.

Departments will be able to purchase a Texas A&M Campus permit that can be checked out by employees on an as-needed basis to display when they visit the Texas A&M Campus. Employees that travel to the Texas A&M Campus more often can request and purchase their own Texas A&M Campus permit.

Visitors

Pay by the hour visitor parking is available on the RELLIS campus.

Customers needing to park at RELLIS may use the Parkmobile app or pay stations to pay by the hour.

Visitor parking may be paid via the Parkmobile app or at the pay stations in the lot using Zone 7743. Sign up for Parkmobile with your email, license plate and payment method. Once registered you may begin to use Parkmobile immediately to pay by the hour.

Department Guests, Group Event and Conference Parking

Yes, departments may choose to set up a ParkMobile account to pay for guest parking online. Guest license plate information will be required to begin the parking session.

Guests should contact their department or event sponsor for parking information.

The Transportation Services Special Event unit provides scheduling for parking, traffic devices and officer support for all your special event, conference and department guest needs. Requests are fulfilled based upon availability. Please complete the Special Event Parking Request Form to request services for your event. Transportation Services will then contact you with parking options and availability. For questions, please contact our Visitor Conference Coordinator at 979.862.2551.



Enforcement

If you enter your license plate incorrectly, you will be cited. You can file an appeal and include your correct plate number.

To correct a license plate number, log into your account and update your information.

You may register 1 vehicle during the purchase process. You log into your parking account to add up to 2 additional vehicles to your permit after the purchase process is complete.

Enter the tag number during the purchase process just as if it was a regular license plate.

Texas law requires both front and back plates be displayed on your vehicle. If you have only one plate, it must be facing the drive aisle. No anti-camera coverings can be used on the plate facing the drive aisle.



Transit

Route 47 (RELLIS) serves RELLIS. Full service will run every day of the week with two stops on Main Campus and RELLIS Campus each.


Hours of operation:

  • Monday–Friday: Service begins from Main Campus at 7:00am and ends with the last bus leaving RELLIS Campus at 9:30pm
  • Saturday–Sunday: Service begins from Main Campus at 9:00am and ends with the last bus leaving RELLIS Campus at 5:30pm

A&M campus bus stops:

  • Old Main Dr.
  • North Bizzell Rd. across the pedestrian path from Wisenbaker

RELLIS campus bus stops:

  • Blinn College and Alliance Academic Complex Lot 1000
  • Center for Infrastructural Renewal (CIR) and Texas A&M Transportation Institute (TTI) Lot 8535


Additional Info

If you have questions, feel free to call Transportation Services at 979-862-7275 or email parking@tamu.edu.

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