Department of Public Safety

Paying a Parking Ticket

Delinquent notices will be issued for parking tickets, which are neither paid nor appealed within (14) calendar days. Failure to pay the total amount due can result in notice to the Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) of mandatory non-renewal of the registered owner’s driver’s license and/or Registration.

Follow these simple steps to pay parking ticket(s)

In Person:

  1. Bring the ticket or notice and form of payment (cash, credit/debit card, money order, or personal check,) to the Parking Clerk at the Department of Public Safety.  
  2. All cash payments require a deposit slip that must be obtained from the Parking Clerk. 
  3. Checks and Money Orders must be made payable to: UMass Boston Scholarship Fund  *Write your ticket number and plate number on the front of the check or money order to ensure proper credit. For all credit card transactions there is a $2.95 surcharge fee per ticket.

Online:

  1. Visit https://www.parkingticketpayment.com/umboston  
  2. Enter your plate number.
  3. Payments are accepted by Visa, MasterCard, Discover and PayPal.     

There is a surcharge fee of $2.95 per ticket paid online.

By Phone:

  1. Call 1.866.980.5363  24 hours a day, 7 days a week. 
  2. Follow the telephone instructions. 
  3. Payments are accepted by Visa, MasterCard, Discover and Paypal. 

There is a surcharge fee of $2.95 per ticket paid by phone. All outstanding tickets will be paid together with this option.   

Mail in: 

  1. Write your ticket number and plate number on the front of the check or money order to ensure proper credit. 
  2. Pay to: UMass Boston Scholarship Fund 
  3. Mail to: University of Massachusetts- Boston

Department of Public Safety- Parking Clerk

     100 Morrissey Blvd.

     Boston, MA 02125 

*** DO NOT MAIL IN CASH*** 

 

RMV CLEAR REQUEST:

Unpaid parking tickets are assessed additional penalties and notice is sent to the Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) for mandatory non-renewal of the registered owner’s driver’s license and/ or registration until all fines and penalties are paid in full. Under no circumstances this fee can be waived.   

To get the parking tickets removed from the RMV, follow these payment options: 

In-Person:

  1. Cash is the only form of payment accepted.  
  2. A deposit slip will be issued to you by the Parking Clerk to make the cash payment at the Bursar's office located in the campus center, 4th floor.   
  3. The stamped receipt from the Bursar’s office must be returned to the Parking Clerk to release the RMV hold.
  4. The RMV hold will be removed within forty-five (45) minutes.   

Online:

  1. Payments are accepted by Visa, MasterCard, Discover and PayPal.
  2. Visit https://www.parkingticketpayment.com/umboston   
  3. Allow fifteen (15) minutes to pass, then call the Parking Clerk at 617.287.7778 for immediate release from the RMV. 
  4. If the Parking Clerk is unavailable upon ticket payment it can take up to four (4) business days for the ticket to be cleared at the RMV.