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Stolen UPFD Ambulance quickly recovered.

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UPPD looking for home burglary suspect.  

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Santa Around Town begins December 12!

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The Arbor - December 2022.

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November 2022 UPdate.

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The Arbor - November 2022.

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Saturday, December 10 at 10 a.m. - STEAM Station @ the Library.

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Saturday, December 10 at 10:15 a.m. - Story Time with Mrs. Claus.

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Tuesday, December 13 at 10:30 a.m. - Baby Story Time @ UPPL.

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Tuesday, December 13 at 4 p.m. - Create & Chill with UP Public Library.

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Tuesday, December 13 at 6 p.m. - eBooks & More: Digital Collections Class @ UPPL.

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Wednesday, December 14 at 10:30 a.m. - Preschool STEAM and Stories.

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Tuesday, January 3 - City Council Meeting

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Tuesday, January 17 - City Council Meeting

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The safety of all court participants and staff remains a top priority. A limited number of people will be allowed inside the court room at one time. Customers are ENCOURAGED to handle pending cases by mail, online or virtual court. If scheduled for a hearing, you may have the same options available online or by mail that you will have in the courtroom. Vulnerable individuals may receive reasonable accommodations to include resetting of scheduled hearings to attend a remote video hearing. Vulnerable individuals may contact the Court Clerk’s office at 214-987-5331 to identify themselves and receive accommodations. 
 

 All Court business can be conducted through any of the following methods:
Online, Phone, Fax, or Mail

 

All defendants currently calendared MUST contact the Municipal Court regarding their court appearance. Please note that the Court window at City Hall remains in operation, and can assist in the disposition of almost all matters except those involving juveniles, alcohol, physical harm, or that require a modification, hearing or trial. To schedule your hearing please contact the Clerk at 214-987-5331.

 


Mission Statement
The mission of the City of University Park Municipal Court is to provide fair and accessible justice services that protect the rights of individuals, preserve community welfare, and inspire public trust and confidence in the judicial system.

The Court is committed to providing those we serve with courteous, prompt and efficient customer service, consistent with principles of due process and equality under the law.
 
The judges and employees of the Court shall strive for excellence and, through their dedication and professionalism, enforce the rules and laws of the United States and the State of Texas as well as the ordinances of the City of University Park.
 
For Online Services, submit a request using the links provided below:
For Phone Assistance:

Call the Court Clerk Office during regular business hours at 214-987-5331 (Monday – Friday   8 a.m. – 5 p.m.) 


For Virtual Courtroom Appearances:

Contact the Court Clerk Office: 214-987-5331


Payments are accepted Online and by Mail
Online payments can be made using MasterCard or Visa. We do not accept American Express. 
 

If paying by check/money order (DO NOT SEND CASH!) send to the mailing address listed below:

University Park Municipal Court
3800 University Boulevard
University Park, TX 75205


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Municipal Court will be closed on these holidays in 2022:
 

New Year - Friday, December 31, 2021
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - Monday, January 17
Memorial Day - Monday, May 30
Independence Day - Monday, July 4
Labor Day - Monday, September 5
Thanksgiving - Thursday, November 24 and Friday, November 25
Christmas - Friday, December 23 and Monday, December 26
New Year 2023 - Monday, January 2, 2023


Court Docket:

Due to requirements in House Bill 1573, the Municipal Court must publish a copy of its weekly Court Docket

GC 37.003 Annual Notice


 
Court Conduct

Attorneys, witnesses and courtroom spectators must dress appropriately to maintain the dignity, decorum and professional atmosphere of the judicial branch of our government.
 

Appropriate Attire

Men should wear a shirt with a collar and long pants (jeans are acceptable).

Women should wear a dress, or a blouse and skirt, (jeans are acceptable).
 

Inappropriate Attire
  • No shorts of any type, no cut-off jeans, no t-shirts with images or messages disrespectful to the judicial process
  • No flip-flops, hats, caps, bandanas, tube tops, tank tops, bare midriff tops, halter tops, mini-skirts or short dresses or any revealing clothing and no sunglasses
  • No heavily soiled work clothing
 
Required Conduct

All persons in the courtroom during trials and other proceedings must refrain from any action that may disrupt proceedings. Therefore, all persons will comply with the following:

  • All personal electronic devices must be turned OFF while court is in session.
  • Spectators may not sleep in the courtroom.
  • No bottles, beverage containers, paper cups or food allowed.
  • No reading of newspapers, books or magazines is permitted.
  • No talking or unnecessary noise; no one is allowed to talk when the judge is speaking.