MobileNOW!, a leading global innovator for mobile payments in parking, has launched a license plate-based, virtual permit system for campus visitors. The project is underway with the start of the Spring 2015 semester.
The MobileNOW! app allows users to pay for parking quickly and easily via their preferred payment method with a few clicks on a smart phone. The app also allows users to manage their parking session remotely and to receive alerts when time is about to expire or a parking session needs to be extended.
The system is expected to appeal to visitors and others who are not on campus regularly.
More than half of the University’s 40,000 students commute to the main, 420-acre campus in downtown Arlington, Texas.
The MobileNOW! implementation is part of UT Arlington’s commitment to making parking on campus easier. The system already is in place at The University of Texas at Austin and Texas Tech University.
“We are delighted to welcome our third large Texas university to MobileNOW!,” said John Oglesby, MobileNOW! President. “We look forward to working closely with UT Arlington to promote the electronic permit program, and we congratulate the University for being an early adopter for this technology.”
About The University of Texas at Arlington
The University of Texas at Arlington is a comprehensive research institution of more than 40,000 students around the world and the second largest institution in The University of Texas System. The Chronicle of Higher Education ranked UT Arlington as the seventh fastest-growing public research university in 2013. U.S. News & World Report ranks UT Arlington fifth in the nation for undergraduate diversity. Visit www.uta.edu to learn more. Follow #UTAdna on Twitter.
About MobileNOW!, LLC
MobileNOW! LLC, headquartered in Rockville, MD, is a global pioneer, innovator and leading provider of mobile phone and other cashless payment methods for the parking and electronic vehicle (EV) charging industry. The MobileNOW! platform, also known as the world’s first mobile payment solution for parking since 2000, is available in 14 countries and is the only mobile payment solution developed by parking professionals with operations experience. In addition to enabling virtual payment and collection options, the MobileNOW! platform offers full enforcement, management and reporting capabilities.
MobileNOW! solutions are developed for all mobile devices, including iOS, Android and BlackBerry platforms. For more information, visit www.mobile-now.com or contact email@example.com.
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