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Permit Rates

Permits can be purchase online through your eParking account.. You will need your TU NetID and password to log into your eParking account. For specific information regarding purchasing a permit, Payroll Deduction, the Installment Payment Plan, or C.O.D., please click here.

Faculty/Staff Permit Rates

Faculty/Staff permit rates are based on annual salary, as of the last business day of June each year. If an individual is hired in the middle of the year, his or her expected annual income will be used. Beginning in September, permits will be prorated each week . Towson University controls the use of permits and they must be cancelled if an employee separates from the university. Please contact the Auxiliary Services Business Office regarding permit cost once prorating has begun.

 

Regular

F/S Code

Contingent

F/S Code

Salary Range
Annual Rate

Bi-Weekly Payroll

Deduction Amount

(If Applicable)

A1
A2
Less than $19,999
$132
$6.60
B1
B2
$20K to $39,999
$282
$14.10
C1
C2
$40K - $59,999
$444
$22.20
D1
D2
$60K - $79,999
$582
$29.10
E1
E2
$80K - $99,999
$899
$44.95
F1
F2
$100K and above
$949
$47.45

Note: 20 hour Graduate Assistants qualify for the A rate.

** 2014/2015 Annual permits expire on August 31,2015

***2015/2016 Annual permits go on sale August 3,2015 and will be effective August 17,2015 and will expire August 31,2016.

 

Tigers Go Green - Discount Parking Permit for Smartway Elite Vehicles

New for 2015-2016!  As part of the environmental initiatives associated with Towson University, Parking & Transportation Services will offer a discounted parking permit for drivers of Smartway Elite certified vehicles.  More information is coming soon!  Eligible faculty, staff, and students will be able to obtain an annual parking permit at a discount.

 

Rate Designation Policy for New Employees:

Parking rates are based on the prior years income (July through June).  Changes (increases or decreases) in income throughout a year, may not affect the parking rate code for the coming year. 

  • Regular Staff - Annualized base salary (overtime and off load payments are not included)
  • Regular Faculty - Chair stipend is included; off load payments are not included
  • Lecturers - Annualized salary based on contract amount(s)
  • Part-Time Faculty - Annualized salary based on contract amount(s)
  • Contingent Staff:
    • HOURLY - Annualized salary based on hourly rate and FTE on contract(s)
    • FLAT RATE - Total of contract amounts

Miscellaneous Permit Rates and Fees

Important:

Most miscellaneous permits listed below are not valid in Faculty/Staff lots.  Please contact Parking & Transportation Services for information regarding the type of permit you are eligible for and where the permit is valid.

 

Permit Rates Fall 2014/Spring 2015

 

Type
Rate
Effective Date Expiration Date
MOTORCYCLE AS ONLY VEHICLE*
½ NORMAL PERMIT RATE BASED ON STATUS
MOTORCYCLE AS SECOND VEHICLE*
No Charge
AUGUST 11, 2014 AUGUST 31, 2015
DAILY PERMIT
SEE VISITOR RATES
WEEKLY PERMIT ** no refunds
$35
AT ALL TIMES 5 BUSINESS DAYS
MONTHLY PERMIT ** no refunds
$75
AT ALL TIMES 30 CALENDAR DAYS
EMERITUS FACULTY
LOWEST FACULTY/STAFF RATE (A)
RETIRED STAFF - ANNUAL (Towson Center)
$165
AUGUST 11, 2014 AUGUST 31, 2015
RETIRED STAFF - FALL SEMESTER  (Towson Center)
$95

AUGUST 11, 2014

JANAURY 31, 2015

COMPANY VEHICLES - ANNUAL

Will be issued a "University Vehicle" Permit

(ARAMARK, CHARTWELLS, ETC.)

$444
AUGUST 11, 2014 AUGUST 31, 2015
TU VOLUNTEERS - DAILY
SEE VISITOR RATES
TU VOLUNTEERS - MONTHLY PERMIT
$75
AT ALL TIMES 30 CALENDAR DAYS
TU VOLUNTEERS - ANNUAL
$132
AUGUST 11, 2014 AUGUST 31, 2015
PARTNER COMPANY EMPLOYEES
SEE FACULTY/STAFF RATE STRUCTURE

VENDOR SERVICE/SALESPERSON– ANNUAL

Not on campus daily (Copier Companies, Cell Phone Suppliers, Ring Sales, Books etc.)

$132
AUGUST 11, 2014 AUGUST 31, 2015

 *Motorcycle virtual permits must be purchased in person at the Auxiliary Business Office. Motorcycles registered as a secondary vehicle will be linked to the customer's parking permit.    

**Employees are limited to 2 monthly permits per academic year.

 

Summer Rates

Applies the first Monday after spring Commencement through

two Fridays prior to the first day of fall classes

 

Location/Type
Eligible Individuals
Rate
Daily Faculty/Staff, Commuters & Resident Students, Visitors
$3

Weekly

Effective 5/26/15

Faculty/Staff, Commuters & Resident Students, Visitors
$10

Monthly

Effective 5/26/15

Faculty/Staff, Commuters & Resident Students, Visitors
$35

 

 

 

Permit Rates Fall 2015/Spring 2016

 

Type
Rate
Effective Date Expiration Date
MOTORCYCLE AS ONLY VEHICLE*
½ NORMAL PERMIT RATE BASED ON STATUS
MOTORCYCLE AS SECOND VEHICLE*
No Charge
AUGUST 17, 2015 AUGUST 31, 2016
DAILY PERMIT
SEE VISITOR RATES
WEEKLY PERMIT*** no refunds
$35
AT ALL TIMES 7 CALENDAR DAYS
MONTHLY PERMIT*** no refunds
$75
AT ALL TIMES 30 CALENDAR DAYS
EMERITUS FACULTY
LOWEST FACULTY/STAFF RATE (A)
RETIRED STAFF - ANNUAL (Towson Center)
$165
AUGUST 17, 2015 AUGUST 31, 2016
RETIRED STAFF - FALL SEMESTER  (Towson Center)
$95

AUGUST 17, 2015

JANAURY 31, 2016

COMPANY VEHICLES - ANNUAL

Will be issued a "University Vehicle" Permit *** Effective August 17,2015

(ARAMARK, CHARTWELLS, ETC.)

$582
AUGUST 17, 2015 AUGUST 31, 2016
TU VOLUNTEERS - DAILY
SEE VISITOR RATES
TU VOLUNTEERS - MONTHLY PERMIT
$75
AT ALL TIMES 30 CALENDAR DAYS
TU VOLUNTEERS - ANNUAL
$132
AUGUST 17, 2015 AUGUST 31, 2016
PARTNER COMPANY EMPLOYEES
SEE FACULTY/STAFF RATE STRUCTURE

VENDOR SERVICE/SALESPERSON– ANNUAL

Not on campus daily (Copier Companies, Cell Phone Suppliers, Ring Sales, Books etc.)

$132
AUGUST 17, 2015 AUGUST 31, 2016

 *Motorcycle virtual permits must be purchased in person at the Auxiliary Business Office. Motorcycles registered as a secondary vehicle will be linked to the customer's parking permit.    

**Employees are limited to 2 monthly permits per academic year.

Pro-Rate Schedule (Cost) for Annual Faculty/Staff

Permits are prorated weekly beginning in September.  Figures below are estimates only.  The actual cost of a permit depends on the date the permit is purchased. No refunds will be processed for Annual permits after the last business day in March each year. Please contact the office for summer rates.

Prorated amounts for current permits are below:

 

 
Oct
Nov
Dec
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun Jul Aug
Faculty/Staff A
$122 $112 $100 $89 $79 $69 $57 $46 $34 $24 $14
Faculty/Staff B
$261 $239 $212 $191 $169 $147 $120 $99 $72 $50 $28
Faculty/Staff C
$410 $376 $334 $300 $266 $232 $189 $155 $112 $78 $44
Faculty/Staff D
$538 $493 $437 $393 $348 $303 $248 $203 $147 $103 $58
Faculty/Staff E
$831 $762 $675 $606 $537 $468 $382 $313 $227 $158 $89
Faculty/Staff F
$877 $804 $713 $640 $567 $494 $403 $331 $240 $167 $94

 

Refunds

Refunds are available for annual and term permits.  Short-term permits such as daily, monthly, or weekly permits are not eligible for refunds.   Faculty/Staff who no longer need a parking permit may be eligible for a pro-rated refund until the last business day of March. In order to be eligible for a refund, individuals must complete a cancellation card and submit it to the Auxiliary Service Business Office located in the University Union.  The refund amount will be determined by the date the cancellation is received.  Please contact the Auxiliary Services Business Office, 410-704-2284, for more details.



Parking and Transportation Services

Union Garage

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

410-704-PARK (7275) Parking, Events, Shuttle and Charter Bus Information
410-704-RIDE (7433) Para-Transit Services and Requests
Fax: 410-704-3370
E-mail: upark@towson.edu

 

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Emergencies
410-704-4444

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410-704-2134

Closings & News
410-704-NEWS (6397)

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