Traffic Regulations

Operators of vehicles on Valparaiso University campus are subject to State of Indiana traffic laws.

  • The speed limit on campus is 20 miles per hour, whether posted or not.
  • Seatbelts must be worn by all occupants at all times.
  • Pedestrians have the right of way.
  • Campus roadways are a combination of two-way and one-way streets.
  • The University reserves the right to temporarily close any parking facility, revise traffic and parking regulations and make alterations in regulations for special events.
    • When possible, advance notice of changes will be provided.
  • If a vehicle is having a maintenance problem, immediately seek assistance moving it to a legal parking area and notify VUPD.
  • Operators of vehicles who enter barricaded areas are subject to citations and/or having their vehicle towed and impounded at the owner’s expense.
  • Vehicles that appear to be abandoned on campus will be towed, impounded and disposed of.