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Undergraduate & Graduate Student Parking


Parking permits for both undergraduate and graduate students are allocated through the student parking permit lottery located in the portal. Permits are limited and will only be available to successful students of the draw who meet the following entry requirements:

Undergraduate students: Registered with at least 48 credit hours completed
Graduate students: Registered
Medical students: Registered

The student parking permit lottery for the Winter 2023 semester will open on December 1st, 2022.  Graduate and undergraduate students have separate parking lotteries. Students should provide a ranking of preference for all lots available. Permits are randomly allocated to those who apply to their respective lotteries.

The student parking lottery will close at 12:00pm on Thursday, January 5th, 2023.  Students can log back onto the portal after the lottery closes and will be notified if they have been allocated a permit, including the area and cost. Permits are sold for the duration of the current semester only. 

Permits will be available for pick up by appointment only via the Navigate app after the allocation closes.  Appointment links will be sent to successful applicants after the lottery closes and appointments for pickup will begin on the morning of Friday, January 6th, 2023.

Vehicle registration and student ID must be presented to the at point of purchase. Debit is the preferred method of payment.  Cash will be accepted, but contactless transactions are preferred.

Permits that are not claimed will be re-allocated to individuals who have already applied to the current semesters allocation via (there is no need to re-apply).  The second lottery will run at 12:00pm on Tuesday, January 17th, 2023.  Appointment links will be sent to successful applicants after the 2nd lottery closes, and appointments for pickup will begin on Tuesday, January 17th, 2023 in the afternoon.  (Please note: the second lottery was originally scheduled for January 16th,2023 but has moved one day due to the snowstorm closure on January 10th, 2023)

Evening and Weekend Parking Permits

Evening and weekend permits are available for purchase from the parking office for a cost of $12.11 (plus tax) a semester. 

Payment can be made by cash or debit only.  Debit is the preferred method of payment. 

To purchase a permit, you must present your student ID card (or other photo ID) and your vehicle registration. Permits will be issued on a first come, first served basis.

Permit Rates:

Effective May 1, 2021

Student Rates

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 at

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 Pay & Display spaces located throughout St. John's Campus.  For more information, please see Pay Per Use Lots

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

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