ELECTRIC VEHICLES

Electric Vehicle License Plate
Vehicles displaying an electric vehicle (EV) license plate issued by a government agency shall be allowed to utilize designated spaces on the University of Hawai'i at Mānoa Campus for parking and charging of an electric vehicle.

Parking for Electric Vehicles with EV License Plates
Free daily parking is allowed in the Lower Campus Parking Structure:
  • Monday through Friday
    • 5:00 a.m. to midnight
  • All day on Saturday, Sunday and State holidays
  • On a space available basis
    • The Lower Campus Parking Structure closes to daily parkers once a designated allotment is reached. The Structure re-opens when space becomes available.
Free parking is allowed in designated Upper Campus lots:
  • Monday through Friday
    • From 6:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., for a maximum of three hours in visitor parking stalls
    • After 4:00 p.m. to closing, in any Upper Campus non-reserved stalls
  • All day on Saturday, Sunday and State holidays, in non-reserved stalls
Charging of Electric Vehicles with EV License Plates
Electric vehicle charging stations are located on the first floor of the Lower Campus parking structure, Phase I. As of October 21, 2013, OpConnect is providing the charger service (replacing the Better Place system). OpConnect chargers support 120V and 240V. Payment is accepted via charge card (Visa, Mastercard, Discover, AmEx), debit cards, OpConnect card, Wright Express Fleet Card®; phone number/PIN, email/PIN, or mobile app.

Charging cost: $2/hour. (Time is calculated as the entire duration car is plugged in.)
MORE INFORMATION
UHM EV Parking Policy