Parking operations to resume August 4, 2020

Parking Renewals

In response to COVID-19, parking renewals were delayed and 2019/2020 permits honored to date. The parking office has now implemented various health and safety controls to allow renewals to begin Aug. 4, 2020 for faculty and staff who are on campus. Faculty and staff who have not yet returned to campus can renew their parking permit when they return. Faculty and staff permits will be prorated from date of purchase. Faculty and staff will be renewed for the same location as there 2019/2020 permits.

To ensure social distancing faculty and staff are strongly encouraged to renew online via the employee tab on, with payment via payroll deduction. Deductions will occur over eight pay periods for those who renew before Sept. 2020. Payment via debit or cash (debit being encouraged) is available at the parking office. You may experience delays as you visit the parking office, as staff follow COVID-19 protocols. Space within the office will be limited, and individuals may have to wait in line outside of the office to ensure safe social distancing. Please follow posted signage. In addition, individuals are reminded that Memorial is strongly recommending wearing non-medical facemasks while in public spaces and common areas at Memorial.

Parking Rate Increase

The Board of Regents approved a permit rate increase for faculty (excluding MUNFA), staff and graduate students by the consumer price index (CPI) rate of 1.1 per cent, effective May 1, 2020. In addition, CUPE rates have been increased to align with general staff rates. As per the MUNFA collective agreement, last year’s rates have been maintained for this group. There is no increase in the cost of undergraduate parking.

Parking at the Signal Hill Campus

Employee and Student (residence) permits for the Signal Hill Campus must be approved by the Signal Hill Campus Business Office prior to sale. Requests for a permit can be made through the individuals department/unit to this office.

All visitors to the Signal Hill location that require parking can use Pay Per Use parking, available via the Passport parking application. The St. John's Campus Parking Office does not issue temporary permits for this location.

Departmental permits will honored in the passport application spaces. However, staff and student permits are only permitted in designated permit areas.

As per the University Parking Regulations, parking provisions at the Signal Hill Campus are in affect 24/7.

Parking Permits Available to All Memorial Students at Greenbelt Tennis Club

The Greenbelt Tennis Club has twenty (20) parking spaces at their facility for Memorial students.  Students must purchase a permit directly through Greenbelt Tennis Club, located at 114 Newtown Road, St. John’s. Permits are aviable on a per semester basis at a cost of $150 plus tax. Students will be required to present their Student ID, as well as provide their License Plate Number, car make, and model at the point of purchase. 

For more information on obtaining a permit, please contact the Greenbelt Tennis Club at (709) 722-3840 or

Reminder to All Permit Holders: Permits are Not Valid in Pay-Per-Use Parking Spaces

Student, Employee, Visitor and Departmental permit holders are reminded that permits are not valid in Pay-Per-Use (metered, Pay & Display, and Passport Canada) parking spaces. Drivers parked in a Pay-Per-Use parking space who have not paid through the applicable channel will be ticketed. 

As parking is limited on St. John’s Campus, the Parking Office encourages all vehicle owners to consider alternative methods to transportation to Campus such as public transit or carpooling. 


Campus Enforcement and Patrol

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000