For students

COVID-19 Parking Update

Parking permit renewals on St. John’s and Signal Hill campuses are suspended until further notice. Grenfell Campus and Marine Institute will issue permits, but will not charge for these.

Parking permits will still be required for the following parking areas on the St. John’s campus: lots 60, 30, 27, 1, 25, 28, 20, 13 and 4. All other permit parking areas will not require a permit and members of the university community can park at no cost. Officers will ticket for permit use in areas 60, 30, 27, 1, 25, 28, 20, 13 and 4 and will enforce parking regulations for metered and pay-per-use lots, blue zones, fire lanes, and areas where parking is prohibited.

This decision was made in consideration of the many scenarios how employees and students are accessing campus this semester.


Permit Rate Increase:

At the March 11, 2021 meeting of the Board of Regents, a parking permit rate increase equivalent to consumer price index (0.9%) was approved for St. John’s campus student, staff and faculty rates (excluding MUNFA), effective May 1, 2021.

Student Rates


Evening and Weekend Parking Permits

Evening and weekend permits are available for purchase at the Parking Office for a cost of $12.00 (plus tax) a semester.

COVID-19 Update: Permits are only required in areas 60, 30, 27, 1, 25, 28, 20, 13 and 4 until further notice. All other permit parking areas will not require a permit and members of the university community can park at no cost. Officers will ticket for permit use in areas 60, 30, 27, 1, 25, 28, 20, 13 and 4 and will enforce parking regulations for metered and pay-per-use lots, blue zones, fire lanes, and areas where parking is prohibited.


Undergraduate & Graduate Student Parking

Parking permits for both Undergraduate and Graduate students are allocated through the Student Parking Permit Lottery located in the my.mun.ca portal.

COVID-19 Update: Permits are only required in areas 60, 30, 27, 1, 25, 28, 20, 13 and 4 until further notice. All other permit parking areas will not require a permit and members of the university community can park at no cost. Officers will ticket for permit use in areas 60, 30, 27, 1, 25, 28, 20, 13 and 4 and will enforce parking regulations for metered and pay-per-use lots, blue zones, fire lanes, and areas where parking is prohibited.


Field Hall Residence Parking Permit Application Process

Applications for parking opens on the on my.mun.ca portal one (1) month prior to the start of the each semester.  The application process closes at 12 pm the first day of classes for that same semester.  For example, the Fall semester is open Aug 1 and will close at 12 pm September 6.

Permits are sold for the duration of the current semester, only.

Students should provide a ranking of preference for all lots available. Graduate and Undergraduate Students have separate parking lotteries. Permits are randomly allocated to those who apply to their respective lotteries.

Students can log back onto the my.mun.ca portal after it closes, where they will be notified if they have been allocated a permit, including the area and cost. This will include a date that permits must be picked up by (approximatly two weeks).  Vehicle registration must be presented to the Parking Office at the point of purchase to obtain the permit, and payment must be made by cash or debit only.

Permits that are not claimed will be re-allocated to individuals who have already applied to the current semesters allocation via my.mun.ca (there is no need to re-apply).

COVID-19 Update: Permits are only required in areas 60, 30, 27, 1, 25, 28, 20, 13 and 4 until further notice. All other permit parking areas will not require a permit and members of the university community can park at no cost. Officers will ticket for permit use in areas 60, 30, 27, 1, 25, 28, 20, 13 and 4 and will enforce parking regulations for metered and pay-per-use lots, blue zones, fire lanes, and areas where parking is prohibited.


Student Residence (Paton College, MacPherson College) Parking Application Process

 

With exception of limited permits allocated for students who demonstrate an academic need, daytime parking permits are not available to students residing in Paton College or MacPherson College.

Students who require a parking permit for academic need (e.g. work terms, clinical practice, etc.) must put forward their request to housing@mun.ca with supporting documentation indicating circumstances that require a parking permit for their program of study.

Indication of academic need is not a guarentee of a space being made available to you at this time. Paton College and MacPherson College residents who qualify for a permit will receive a confirmation email issued by Student Residences directing when they may visit the Parking Office to purchase a permit.

The Parking Office will require students to provide their Student ID and vehicle registration at the time of purchase.

COVID-19 Update: Permits are only required in areas 60, 30, 27, 1, 25, 28, 20 and 4 for the fall and winter semesters (to April 30, 2021). All other permit parking areas will not require a permit and members of the university community can park at no cost. Officers will ticket for permit use in areas 60, 30, 27, 1, 25, 28, 20 and 4 and will enforce parking regulations for metered and pay-per-use lots, blue zones, fire lanes, and areas where parking is prohibited.


Student Carpooling

 

Student Carpool Permits are available at the Parking Office.  Those interested in applying must complete the Student Carpool Registration Form and submit to the Parking Office, 1st Floor, Facilities Management Building.

Students who have a permits may also add another vehicle. The primary vehicle on file must be registered to the student with the permit, but other individuals can be added.  All students added to the Carpool Permit must have 48 credit hours.


Student Parking Permit Accommodations

 

Please see the Accessible Parking Access site for more details.


Pay Per Use Parking

 

There are a total of 438 Pay & Display spaces located on the North Side of Campus and 242 metered spaces located throughout St. John's Campus.  For more information, please see the Pay Per Use Map.

Pay Per Use parking on Campus costs $1.50 per hour.

St. Augustine's Anglican Church parking lot is also a Pay & Display parking lot under external management.

Contact

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