Parking & Transportation

Parking & Transportation

2016-17 St. Cloud State Parking Permits Go On Sale Wednesday, April 27th at 9:00am

Find the parking permit in the lot and time that works for your needs. The 2016-17 parking permits go on sale at 9 a.m. April 27 for all employees and currently enrolled students returning in the fall.

Students planning to drive to campus or who live in on-campus housing and need access to their vehicle are strongly advised to purchase a parking permit. With the institution of St. Cloud State’s new parking program July 1, students will no longer be able to park on campus free of charge on evenings and weekends.

All student parking permits will be sold on a first come-first serve basis this year! When lots are sold to capacity waiting lists will automatically begin forming. 

Student Permit Options

  • On-Campus Parking Permit: Students living on campus in the residence halls will purchase these permits to park in A, E, Q, Stateview or the 4th Avenue Parking Ramp. On-campus permit holders must reside in a residence hall to maintain eligibility for their campus permits in these lots.  Coborn’s Plaza residents may purchase a permit for Q lot. A semester option is available for students who will only be on campus one semester.
  • Commuter Parking Permit: Students commuting to campus during the day will purchase these permits to park in C, K, M, N, or V lots.  These permits are valid at all times throughout the week.  A semester option is available for students who will only be on campus for one semester. 
  • Evening Parking Permit: Designed especially for commuter students, evening permits are valid after 3 p.m. daily and all weekend long in most lots and are available for $66 per semester. Coborn Plaza Apartment parking permits will be
    valid at SCSU during the same hours and days.
  • Parking Ramp Evening Commuter Permit: Designed for commuters, the ramp permit is $130 per semester and provides unlimited access after 1 p.m. to the 4th Avenue Parking Ramp.

2016-17 Parking Permit Prices Chart


Questions - please call the Public Safety Center at 320-308-3453