Parking & Transportation

Parking at Public Safety

Parking permits go on sale June 2 at 9 a.m.

Changes for Students

  • Commuter Students
    • K Lot permits are not available for purchase at this time. 
    • AA Lot, C Lot, and additional N Lot and Ramp permits have been made available. 
    • Reminder: All current St. Cloud State parking permits are valid in all lots after 3 p.m. and on weekends, except pay lots, resident lots, and individually signed parking spaces.
  • Resident Students
    • K Overnight parking permits have been discontinued.
    • Stateview lot no longer has assigned parking spaces.
    • The A Lots (A1, A2, and A3) are sold individually.  If you purchase a parking permit for A2 Lot, you will be required to park in A2 lot.  
    • A1 Lot continues to be reserved for Stearns Hall residents only.
    • A portion of V Lot permits have been designated for Shoemaker resident overnight parking, in addition to E Lot.  

Changes for Employees

  • Permits must be renewed by June 30.
  • Payroll deduction will be spread over 26 pay periods.  
  • Permits paid via payroll deduction will be automatically renewed and mailed annually. 

All parking permits must be purchased online and will be mailed to the mailing address in your parking account. 


  • Covid-19 Parking Changes

    All lots are open for parking with a valid St. Cloud State parking permit with exception to resident overnight lots, pay lots, and individually signed stalls.  

    Parking is otherwise enforced.

    No parking from 3-7 a.m. as signed.

  • 4th Avenue Parking Ramp Permits

    Did you know there are parking permits available for the 4th Avenue Parking Ramp?  In fact, more permits for the ramp will be sold this year than ever before!  The 4th Avenue Parking Ramp provides a safe, clean, well lit parking environment that is out of the harsh Minnesota weather.