General Parking Information

A University parking permit is required from 7am-11pm Monday-Thursday and 7am-5pm on Friday. Parking permits are not required after 5pm on Fridays and on weekends. Permits must be properly displayed so that they are visible to a person standing in front of your vehicle. Those with a General Parking permit may park in Staff/Faculty parking lots AFTER 5PM Monday-Friday and on weekends.

Daily parking permits are $2 an hour or $10 a day and may be purchased at our dispensers which are located around campus. Click the following link for dispenser locations: Campus Map. Daily permits must be placed on your vehicle’s dashboard and be clearly visible.

New Semester Permit Parking Rates


With the conversion to semesters beginning Fall 2018, annual rates for parking permits will remain unchanged. The Annual Rate will remain at $390.00 per year (August 20, 2018 – May 19 , 2019).

Separate Fall and Spring Semester permits will cost $195.00 per semester.

Summer Session permits will drop from $130.00 to $100.00.

Fall Semester permits will be available for purchase online starting August 1, 2018.

Accessible Parking

Staff, Faculty, Students and University Guests who have a state-issued accessible parking placard or license plate may park in any designated parking space on campus. You must also display a University parking permit along with your Accessible placard or plate.

Electric Vehicle Parking

Electric Vehicle parking is available on campus in parking lots A, D, G, J, K, & L. Electric vehicles must display a valid parking permit to park in the electric vehicle spaces.

Contact Information

Department of Parking & Alternative Transportation Services
Student & Faculty Support Building (SF140)
(510) 885-3790

Community Members
To purchase a parking permit as a community member. You will need to create an acount.


Did you receive a parking ticket?

Visit the Parking Management Bureau website to pay or contest your citation.