Student Parking Rates & Purchases

Students must have registered for classes and have their housing assignment (if applicable) before purchasing a parking permit.

New For 2017-2018

Annual and semester student parking permits may be paid for through your Bursar Account. This option is available from July 31, 2017 through February 28, 2018. After this time frame, permits may still be purchased, however another payment method must be chosen.

Fall 2017/Spring 2018 Parking Permits

Parking permits may be purchased online through eParking using credit/debit card, Bursar Account (for annual or semester permits only from July 31, 2017 through February 28, 2018) or C.O.D.

If C.O.D. is chosen, the permit must be paid for in full within 5 business days at Auxiliary Services Business Office, located in the lower level of the University Union. Permits may also be purchased with cash, check or One Card Retail Points in person at the Auxiliary Services Business Office. 

See Alternative Transportation for important information and discounts for fuel efficient vehicles.   

Student Permit Rates for Fall 2017/Spring 2018

TYPE RATE EXPIRATION
Commuter, Overflow or Residential, Annual  $349 August 31, 2018
Commuter or Overflow, Fall Term $200 January 31, 2018
Commuter or Overflow, Spring Term $200 August 31, 2018
Evening Commuter, Annual $159 August 31, 2018
Evening, Fall Term  $95 January 31, 2018
Evening, Spring Term $95 August 31, 2018
Minimester Permit1 $75 January 31, 2018
Towson Center Weekly Permit1, 2  $35 5 Business Days 
Towson Center Monthly Permit1, 2 $75  30 Calendar Days

1. No refunds available on Minimester, Weekly and Monthly Permits.

2. Weekly/Monthly permits expire 5 business days/30 calendar days from the date of purchase. These permits are valid in the Overflow areas at the Towson Center only before 3 p.m. After 3 p.m., they are valid in Commuter spaces. These permits are not refundable and are not valid in the Overflow areas of West Village Garage.

Special Permit Rates

MOTORCYCLE PERMIT RATES 

If it’s your only vehicle, you pay half the applicable permit rate. If it’s your second vehicle, link it to your primary permit. These permits must be obtained in person at the Auxiliary Services Business Office. Resident students are not permitted to have a second vehicle on campus.

GRADUATE ASSISTANT PERMIT RATES

Students must have a full-time, 20-hour graduate assistantship or two 10-hour assistantships to apply for a faculty/staff permit. Upon verification of your graduate assistant status, you are eligible to purchase a faculty/staff permit at the lowest faculty/staff rate. Please see rates for Faculty/StaffParking permits are sold on a prorated basis.

SPECIAL PROGRAMS

Those associated with some special programs are eligible to purchase overflow or evening permits only. Individuals should check with their specific program administrator to determine what type of permit they are eligible to purchase.

Fall 2017 Estimated Prorated Parking Permit Rates

PERMIT SEPT. OCT. NOV. DEC.
Commuter Annual $349 $322 $295 $268
Residential Annual $349 $322 $295 $268
Evening Annual $159 $147 $135 $122
Commuter Fall Term $200 $163 $126 $89
Commuter Spring Term N/A N/A N/A N/A
Evening Fall Term $95 $78 $60 $42
Evening Spring Term N/A N/A N/A N/A

Spring 2018 Estimated Prorated Parking Permit Rates

PERMIT JAN. FEB. MARCH APR. MAY
Commuter Annual N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Residential Annual $235 $208 $181 $148 $121
Evening Annual N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Commuter Fall Term N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Commuter Spring Term $200 $200 $180 $147 $120
Evening Fall Term N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Evening Spring Term $95 $95 $86 $70 $57 

 

Permits rates will be prorated weekly, beginning the second Monday of September.  Exact amounts will be indicated at the time of permit purchase. For additional information, please contact the office at 410-704-PARK or .

No refunds for annual and spring permits are issued after the last business day of March and the last business day of November for fall semester permits. All refunds are issued through Auxiliary Services Business Office