Terms and Conditions

We reserve the right to modify these Terms and Conditions at any time. You should check these Terms and Conditions periodically for changes. By using this site after we post any changes to these Terms and Conditions, you agree to accept those changes, whether or not you have reviewed them. If at any time you choose not to accept these Terms and Conditions of use, please do not use this website. These Terms do not apply to any website owned and/or operated by or on behalf of any third party even if we provide a link to such website on one of our Sites. Please refer to the terms of use of any such third-party websites for information regarding the terms and conditions of your use of such websites.

DEFINITIONS

  • UCI - Includes the Regents of the University of California; the UC System; University of California, Irvine; departments therein, and people employed by any of the aforementioned organizations.
  • Park-by-Plate - The online web application used to pay for parking permissions on the UCI campus.

YOUR USE OF PARK-BY-PLATE

Park-by-Plate is accessible through internet-connected computers and mobile devices. You are responsible for any and all fees associated with your accessing and/or using Park-by-Plate (such as mobile data charges).

Use of Park-by-Plate does not guarantee you a parking space. You only activate Park-by-Plate after you have found an available space.

To correctly activate Park-by-Plate after you have parked, you must input the necessary details required to activate your parking session. You are responsible for providing correct information when you use Park-by-Plate. You are responsible for ensuring all entered information is correct.

You are responsible for ensuring that you have properly used Park-by-Plate for the relevant parking area/stall before you leave your vehicle unattended.

UCI is not responsible for any loss or damage that you may suffer as a result of using (correctly or incorrectly) Park-by-Plate or if you fail to comply with these Terms and Conditions or any other instructions given to you by UCI, Park-by-Plate, or other authorized persons. All notices, signs, or directions made by UCI, its employees, or other authorized persons shall take precedence over any information that you receive from Park-by-Plate. Use of Park-by-Plate does not exempt you from any pre-existing parking rules, policies, traffic regulations or laws.

You are responsible for resolving with the appropriate authorities any issues that you may have regarding the issuance of fines, parking tickets, penalty notices or your vehicle being immobilized or impounded.

We attempt to be as accurate as possible when describing Park-by-Plate, however, we do not warrant that the service descriptions are complete, reliable, current or error-free.

Parking permissions granted by Park-by-Plate serves as the official confirmation of your purchase of temporary use of a specific type of parking stall on the UCI campus.

Park-by-Plate is not responsible for the products, services, actions or failure to act of any venue, performer, promotor or other third party in connection with the parking facilities for which Park-by-Plate is used.

FEES

UCI reserves the right to change parking rates at any time.

You agree to pay all fees for Park-by-Plate services provided to you pursuant to these Terms and Conditions.

Park-by-Plate shall process parking fees by charging your credit card or debit card at the time of your parking transaction. You must have a valid credit or debit card or suspension of services may occur. If your credit card or debit card is declined, your use of Park-by-Plate may be blocked or terminated.

If in good faith you dispute any amount billed to you, you must provide us written notice of the dispute within 30 days of the date of the disputed action. You agree to pay the full charge prior to any decision made regarding the dispute. If your dispute is successful, you will be refunding the appropriate amount. Your failure to comply with this procedure shall constitute your approval of such amounts billed to you.

PAYMENT METHODS

Park-by-Plate accepts only the use of Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express. No other forms of payments are accepted.

UCI may choose to aggregate smaller transactions made through Park-by-Plate.

REFUNDS

No refunds will be granted for transactions completed through Park-by-Plate.

COMPLIANCE AND OWNERSHIP OF PARK-BY-PLATE WEBSITE

You are responsible for your own compliance with these Terms. You shall not, and shall not permit others to, engage in activities prohibited by us, including, without limitation: (a) intentionally accessing data not intended for your use; (b) attempting to breach security or authentication measures without proper authorization, or interfere with this Site and any products or Services offered on the Site; (c) taking any action to obtain Park-by-Plate services to which you are not entitled; or (d) assisting or permitting any persons in engaging in any of the activities described above.

SMS MESSAGES, MOBILE APPLICATION PUSH AND EMAIL NOTIFICATIONS

As part of its services, Park-by-Plate may send reminders, alerts (further referred to as "notifications"), or critical service-related notifications via SMS text message, or email to its users, and you acknowledge and consent to the receipt of such messages.

By agreeing to these Terms and Conditions, you certify that you are the account holder of the mobile phone number provided to Park-by-Plate or that you have the account holder's express permission to use the specified phone to receive text messages about your account from Park-by-Plate.

Message and data rates may apply.

Reception of SMS messages, push and emails is not 100% guaranteed and that you are responsible for the timely activation or deactivation of a parking transaction. You further acknowledge and agree that the reception of SMS messages, push and emails is dependent on the operation of your mobile phone provider and/or internet service provider and the service of the mobile phone company and/or internet service provider with which you have an account or prepaid card. UCI shall have no responsibility or liability for the damages and costs incurred by your not receiving an SMS message, push or email on time or by the insufficient operation of your mobile network, mobile phone company and/or internet service provider.

INDEMNITY

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold UCI harmless from any claim, demand, action, cost and expense, including reasonable attorneys' fees, due to or arising out of the following events: (i) your giving us any information which is inaccurate; (ii) your breach of any warranty, representation or other obligation set forth in these Terms and Conditions; (iii) your negligence or willful misconduct; (iv) your violation of any law, regulation or right of any third party; (v) any dispute or action between you and any third party, including parties selling or advertising goods or Services on this website; and (vi) your use of this website or the products or services of Park-by-Plate or any third party.

COPYRIGHT & TRADEMARK

All content included within this system such as text, graphics, logos, audio or video clips, downloads and software, is the property of the University of California, Irvine, and is protected by United States and international copyright laws. You may not reverse engineer, recompile, disassemble, create derivative works, modify, translate, or make any attempt to discover the code for Park-by-Plate.

PERSONAL INFORMATION

In order to access Park-By-Plate you will be required to provide information about yourself such as your name, address, and billing details. Any such information you provide to UCI must always be accurate, correct and up to date. UCI will need your personal information, such as your name and email address, to process your transactions. UCI may also use your information to send you information on other UCI-sponsored events or promotional parking offerings.

WARRANTY DISCLAIMER; LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

YOU USE PARK-BY-PLATE AT YOUR OWN RISK. ALL INFORMATION, CONTENT, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES OFFERED THROUGH THIS SITE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION OF ANY KIND.

IN NO EVENT WILL UCI BE LIABLE TO ANY PARTY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL OR OTHER CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES RELATED TO YOUR USE OF THIS SITE OR ANY OF THE PRODUCTS OR SERVICES OFFERED THROUGH THIS SITE, OR ANY OTHER HYPERLINKED SITE INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY LOST REVENUES, LOST PROFITS, LOSS OF PROSPECTIVE ECONOMIC ADVANTAGE, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF PROGRAMS OR OTHER DATA ON YOUR HANDLING SYSTEM OR OTHERWISE ARISING OUT OF THE USE, MISUSE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THIS SITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT DOCUMENTS OR SOFTWARE THEREOF, EVEN IF UCI, ITS SUBSIDIARIES, DIVISIONS, AFFILIATED COMPANIES, JOINT PARTNERS, OFFERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, SHAREHOLDERS, AGENTS OR REPRESENTATIVES ARE ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR FOR ANY CLAIM BY A THIRD PARTY. YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY AGAINST PARK-BY-PLATE IS TO DISCONTINUE USE OF THIS SITE AND ANY HYPERLINKED SITES AND TO DISCONTINUE THE USE OF PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED ON THIS SITE AND ANY HYPERLINKED SITES.

  • Contact information
    • UCI Transportation and Distribution Services
    • parking@uci.edu
    • 949-824-PARK (7275)