Visitor & Department Guests

CFA Building

Visitor Parking Locations and Restrictions

Core Campus Visitor Parking Locations:

  • Union Garage
  • Towsontown Garage
  • Glen Garage
  • Center for the Arts, Lot 12
  • Lot 6 (near the Health Center)

Visitor parking paystations are located at each of the above locations.  Permits are valid in any Visitor parking area.

Visitor permits purchased at paystations at the Towson Center or West Village are not valid on core campus until after 3:00 pm Monday through Friday.

Overflow Parking Locations:  (sign says "All TU Permits Valid") 

  • Lots 13, 20 and 21 near SECU Arena and Johnny Unitas Stadium
  • Designated sections of the West Village Garage

Paystations accept cash, debit/credit or department code.
Permit valid in visitor spaces in any of the above locations.

Glen Drive Lot 2 : – Special restrictions apply

  • Visitor Valid only with authorized use of an accessible  plate/placard.
  • Department Guests

Visitor Rates

 Location  Rate if Paid by Individual Rate if Paid by Department 
Towsontown Garage  *$3/hour - $12 Max  $4/Day
Glen Garage *$3/hour - $12 Max $4/Day
Lot 2 Stephens Hall/Glen Drive Handicapped or Departmental Guests Only   N/A  $4/Day
 Administration Front Lot *$3/hour - $12 Max  $4/Day
 Union Garage *$3/hour - $12 Max $4/Day 
Lot 6 *$3/hour - $12 Max $4/Day
 West Village Garage *$3/hour - $6 Max   $3/Day
 Lot 13, 20 and 21 *$3/hour - $6 Max  $3/Day
Evening Rate - all locations, Core lots after 3:00 p.m. and Faculty/Staff lots after posted hours $5/Day  $2/Day
Overnight 24 hour permit - available after 3:00 p.m. for parking in Overflow areas of Lot 13, 20 and Lot 21 only where signs say"All TU Permits Valid"
$18/24 hours  N/A

Long Term Rates

 Location/Type  Eligible Individuals Rate 
 Overflow Weekly Faculty/Staff, Commuters & Visitors  $35
 Overflow*Monthly Faculty/Staff, Commuters & Visitors  $75
  • *Not valid for overnight parking
  • A Visitor parking permit application must be submitted to Auxiliary Services Business Office (ASBO) in order to purchase a parking permit.
  • Visitors opting to purchase a weekly or monthly permit should park in free five minute space or purchase a visitor parking permit at the paystation and then park in a designated visitor parking space prior to going to Auxiliary Services Business Office (ASBO).

Summer Rates

Applies the first Monday after spring commencement through two Fridays prior to the first day of fall classes.

Permit Type  Eligible Individuals Rate 
Daily Faculty/Staff, Commuters & Resident Students, Visitors  $3
Weekly Faculty/Staff, Commuters & Resident Students, Visitors  $10
Monthly Faculty/Staff, Commuters & Resident Students, Visitors  $35

Drivers of EPA certified SmartWay Elite vehicles may purchase a discounted Green Visitor permit.