Coronavirus Information from Administration & Finance

Commuter Permit

Fall 2020 waitlists to purchase fall quarter commuter parking permits will open Sept. 8 at 10 a.m. Updates will be posted on this page closer to the start of fall term.

Designated Campus Parking

  • Waitlist Instructions

    Parking Waitlist

    The waitlists will be moved at a regular interval. Notification is made via parking e-mail and offered the opportunity to purchase a permit.

    Steps to add to the waitlist

    If you are eligible to add to a waitlist below are the steps to add:

    1. Login to your Cal Poly Portal
    2. Select the “Money Matters” tab
    3. Select “Online Parking Services”
    4. Select, “Cal Poly Student /Staff/Faculty Login”
    5. Select “Add/Edit Waitlists” follow the prompts, and make your selection.

    You will be notified by email once you have been awarded the right to purchase your permit.

    • Short Term Commuter & Visitor Parking Lots

      For short term commuter students:

      Daily & Weekly commuter parking is provided for students who commute to campus on a short term basis. Parking permits do not allow for overnight parking. Please review the campus parking rules and regulations prior to parking or purchasing a permit.

      Short term permits are only valid in the following lots:


      Limited Time permits are only valid in the following lots:

    • Long Term Commuter Parking Lots

      Orange Lots

      For commuter students with designated Orange Lot parking permits between the hours of 7:00 am and 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. All commuter permits are valid after 5:00 pm. Orange Lot Parking permits do not allow for overnight parking. Please review the campus parking rules and regulations prior to parking or purchasing a permit.

      Orange permits are only valid in the following lots:


      Rover Permits

      Rover permits are valid in Grand Ave. Structure, Orange Lots, & H1

    • Purchase a permit

      Commuter Students

      Can purchase long term parking permits.

      Online permit sales

      Visitors

      Can purchase short term parking permits at the pay station in K1 & H1. Visitors may also use the many campus parking meters or pay contactless us ParkMobile. The zone number for ParkMobile will be posted in each parking area that it is available.

    • 2020/21 Parking Rates

      Short Term

      Permit Type Commuter Permit
      1 Hour $2.00
      2 Hours $4.00
      Daily $5.00
      Weekly $25.00

      Long Term

      Permit Type Orange Lots Rover Motorcycle Evening
      (Valid after 5 p.m.)
      Quarter $150.00 $210.00 $50.00 $50.00