Northern Illinois University
Campus Parking Services

Parking Citation - Appeal Form

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Local Street Address:
Apartment #:
Zip Code:
E-mail Address:
Ticket #:
Date Issued:
Time Issued:
Permit #:
License Plate #:
Officer #:
Violation #:
    Check box if this is a request for special parking permission.

Reason/Explanation for your appeal:
You must provide specific and verifiable facts that will substantiate your appeal. Copies of pertinent affidavits (auto repair slips, medical slips, etc.) may be requested. Separate form required for each violation, unless the violations are directly related. Appeals must be filed within 10 business days of ticket issuance. If the appeal process is utilized, the assessment for the denied appeal shall be the full amount.

Note: Please press [SHIFT+ENTER] to start a new line in your explanation.


Supporting Documentation: If you have any supporting documentation for your appeal (e.g. pictures, etc.), please send them via email to Please make certain to reference your name, ticket date and ticket number in the subject line of the email.

Note:  You may request a personal appeal within 10 business days of denial date. A second written appeal may be submitted in lieu of personal appeal. You will receive your decision by e-mail. If you have any questions concerning your appeal, please contact Campus Parking Services at (815) 753-1045 or by e-mail at Do not assume your citation has been waived. The decison of the Parking Appeals Committee is final.