Short Term Parking

Casual or visitor parking is available at ticket dispenser lots (5, 6, and 10), metered areas, or by special permit in reserved areas.

On weekdays, between the hours of 8:00am and 4:30pm, all visiting vehicles on campus must be parked in public parking areas at a meter, Pay by Plate parking lot, or display a special permit or parking pass purchased from Parking Services.

How to purchase short term parking

Monthly, weekly and daily parking passes are not available for online purchase. These parking passes must be purchased in person at the Ancillary Services office which is located on the main floor of McMaster Hall. Our hours are 8:30am to 4:30pm, Monday to Friday.

Pay by Plate meters accept coin, VISA or MasterCard. Unfortunately, Pay by Plate meters do not accept debit cards or visa debit cards.

Single space meters accept coin only.

Parking Rates

Type1 MonthWeeklyDaily Permit
Serviced (Electrical Outlet)$73.75$31.50$8.00
Non Serviced$55.50$22.50$8.00
  • Pay by Plate - Lot 5$1.00 per hour
  • Pay by Plate - Lot 6$1.00 per hour
  • Pay by Plate - Lot 10$1.50 per hour

Parking Hours of Enforcement

Monday to Friday from 8:00am to 4:30pm. There is no charge for parking in staff, student, meter and pay by plate areas after 4:30pm on weekdays, weekends and holidays.

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Accessible Parking Options

Special parking arrangements can be made for persons with physical challenges. For more information, please contact the Ancillary Services office at (204) 727-7394 or