The Campus Security Department patrols the campus
24 hours a day, seven days a week ensuring the safety
of the campus. Campus Security locks and unlocks
facilities, enforces parking and traffic regulations, and
reports all criminal activity, emergencies, and safety
issues to the appropriate officials.
Parking regulations are enforced to provide safety,
convenience, and adequate parking for all CIU
Certain parking spaces are designated and reserved for
separate campus groups. Designated parking spaces
are marked with paint at the rear of the space and/or
with a sign. Undesignated (not marked) parking spaces
are available for use by any CIU community member.
Vehicle Registration & Decal
Students are required to register all vehicles driven/
parked on campus within the first week of classes.
Log in tomy.ciu.edu
and go to the
“Student Life” tab to register your vehicle online.
$40/year or $25/semester
Pick up your decal in the Student Life Office
located in the lower level of Rossi Student Center.
Free Guest Parking Passes are available from Campus
Security for campus visitors and members of the CIU
community using a vehicle on campus for two weeks
CIU Alert is CIU’s emergency notification system,
providing urgent information via text message, email
or both. Messages may include information on severe
weather, lockdowns, or fires. To opt-out of this service
and select “CIU Alert” on the home
Upper Level Rossi Student Center
offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner with a
variety of stations.
• Commuter students have 25, 50, or 75 meals/
semester options and can be purchased at the
• Meals may also be purchased by you or your
family members at the student rate. Contact
for current pricing.
Lower Level Rossi Student Center
The Ram Shack offers coffee, pizza, chicken wings,
a variety of snacks and college essentials like school
supplies and CIU merchandise.
Flex Dollars may be added to your ID card to be used
in the Cafeteria and Ram Shack. Flex Dollars do not
expire and can be added at the Cafeteria office or
. For every $10 purchased,
$11 is added to your account.