Coronavirus Information from Administration & Finance

Faculty & Staff Parking

Parking will return to regular operations on Sept. 1, 2020 in anticipation of the fall term. Parking permits will be required for all vehicles parked on campus starting October 1 including all faculty and staff.

For Cal Poly State, ASI & CPC Employees.

Faculty and Staff permits are made available to Cal Poly's employees, and enable them to park in specially designated staff lots. Please review the campus parking Rules & Regulations prior to parking or purchasing a permit.

Staff / Faculty Lots

Buy Faculty/Staff Permit Online

Parking Rates

Type Non-represented /
Units 2, 5, 7 & 9 Units 1, 6,
8, 10, 12
Unit 3 Unit 4
Daily $5.00 $2.50 $5.00 $5.00 $5.00
Weekly $25.00 $6.00 $15.00 $15.00 $15.00
Monthly $50.00 $18.00 $18.00 $15.60 $17.00
Quarter $150.00 $54.00 $54.00 $46.80 $51.00
Academic Annual $450.00 $162.00 $162.00 $140.40 $153.00
Annual - 12 Month $600.00 $216.00 $216.00 $187.20 $204.00

*Effective September 1, 2018.

Payroll Deducted Parking


Employees of ASI and CPC can enroll or cancel payroll deducted parking with your respective Human Resource department.

Eligible state employees are able to enroll, change, or cancel payroll deduction status through the portal. Access the link in the ‘My Job Tasks’ portlet as shown below.

Portal Payroll Deduction

If enrolling in Payroll Deduction, please complete the request form online, then go to the University Cashiers Office, open 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., to activate your deduction and pay amount due for the current month. They accept cash or check only. Deduction from your paycheck will begin the following month.

Current Prorate Schedule


State Staff and Faculty: For state faculty and staff who want to cancel their permit paid for by payroll deduction, please complete the form in the “My Job Tasks” in the Cal Poly portal to cancel your payroll deduction and deactivate your parking permit. Cancellation requests must be submitted by the 3rd of the month in order for cancellation to take effect in current month.

CPC and ASI staff: CPC and ASI staff should contact their respective Human Resources departments to cancel payroll deduction and deactivate their parking permits.

Staff Parking Information

Prior to purchasing a staff parking permit, please review the following information:

  • Other commute options are available here.
  • Campus parking rules and regulations prior to parking on campus: Cal Poly Parking Rules & Regulations.
  • Eligible employees may elect to have permit fees deducted from their paycheck. To start or stop this deduction click on the “Personal Info” tab on your Portal. Under “My Job Tasks” the option of “Enroll in Parking Permit Payroll Deduction” will be available if you are eligible to utilize this option.
  • Cal Poly works with its neighbors to reduce traffic flow and parking in nearby off-campus neighborhoods. We are all expected to help Cal Poly be a good neighbor. In addition, most surrounding streets and neighborhoods require a city parking permit or have limited time zones. Permits are only available to the property owner or authorized recipient who currently reside within the residential district boundaries.
  • Paid permits are authorized for vehicle license plates linked to permit.
  • Permits are not transferable and cannot be resold.

If you still have questions regarding on-campus parking, please call the Transportation and Parking Services office during business hours at 805-756-6654. Questions may also be emailed to