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Parking & Commuter Options

Welcome to Parking on Campus! Find all the information you need about Cal Poly parking services, or learn about ways to commute to campus.

Fall quarter, parking is enforced and permits are required Monday through Thursday from 7:00 am to 10:00 pm; and Friday from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Note: Beginning winter quarter, January 1, 2016, permits will be required to park on campus seven (7) days a week. Enforcement will commence seven (7) days a week, Sunday through Saturday, 7:00 am to 10:00 pm.

Purchase a Parking Permit Online

Visit us in person at the University Police Department Front Counter or Visitor Information Center.


Campus Transitioning to Seven-Day Parking Enforcement Beginning Jan 1, 2016

Sept 22, 2015

Cal Poly’s Parking Services is preparing to transition to a seven-days-a-week parking enforcement model in order to bring clarity and equity to the campus’s weekend parking management.

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Important Parking Information for Fall 2015

Sept 9, 2015

Cal Poly will start construction on Student Housing South near the Grand Avenue entrance on September 15, 2015 resulting in the loss of the G-1 and R-2 parking lots.

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