How to Buy Parking Permits

Online Services

  • Purchase Permits
    (Students & Employees only)
  • Appeal Citations (Student & Employee only)
  • Pay Citations (Students, Employee, Visitors, Vendors & Guests)

SJSU Parking Online Services

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Motorist Assistance

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You can purchase parking permits 4 ways:

Parking On line Services - Student Summer Permits will be available soon.

Students and employees,: Click the SJSU Parking On-line Services button to buy parking permits on line. Parking Services will mail your permit to you within 10 days. Students & Employees who purchase their permits will be able to print a Temporary Permit which will be Valid for only 15 days from date of purchase. Any problems or concerns contact Parking Services: parking@sjsu.edu.

Parking Services Office

Visit the Parking Services Office, located in the University Police Department at 7th and San Salvador Streets. We accept cash or check only. Permit Those available are:

  • Employee permits
  • Student 1-Day a Week permits
  • Student 2-Day a Week permits

Bursar's Office

There will be a limited number of permits available in the Bursar's Office (located in the Student Services Center). Permits available are:

  • Student Commuter permits (Semester & Academic Year, Summer Session)
  • Campus Housing permits (Semester & Academic Year)
  • Park & Ride permits

Permit Pay-Stations

Self-service permit pay-stations accept coins, $1, $5, and $10 bills as well as Visa/Master Cards. They and are located at:

  • North (10th Street) Garage on the 3rd floor and above, 2 machines per floor.
  • South (7th Street) Garage on the 2nd floor and above, 2 machines per floor.
  • West (4th Street) Garage on the 1st floor and above, 1 machine per floor.
  • Park & Ride lot ticket dispenser near the lot attendant's booth.