University of California, Riverside

Transportation & Parking Services

Motor Assistance

Motorist Assistance – Call 951-827-4133

In the event your vehicle becomes disabled, Transportation & Parking Services provides limited motorist assistance on the UCR campus. Because of liability issues our staff is limited to the services we can provide, but we will try to offer assistance to get you on your way.

Assistance is available Monday - Friday 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM. 

Services we can provide include:

  • Vehicle Battery Jump Start
  • Vehicle Key Lock-out
  • One gallon of gasoline provided at no expense
  • Vehicle Tire Sealant
  • Bicycle Sealant

Also available on campus for vehicle tire inflation is a self-service Air Station located in Parking Lot 30.


If you have an emergency, call 911.

To report a crime contact UC Police Department Dispatch at 951-827-5222 or visit their office located on campus at 3500 Canyon Crest Drive.


More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Department Information

Transportation & Parking Services
683 Linden Street
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Tel: (951) 827-8277
Fax: (951) 827-2178