Parking Services

Parking Services can help with buying parking permits and other services related to the university's parking lots and garages. Don't forget, you always need a parking permit to park at SJSU. San Jose State University has three parking garages and a park and ride lot:

  • South Garage (located at S. 7th St. & E. San Salvador St.)
  • West Garage  (located at S. 4th St. &  San Salvador St.)
  • North Garage (located at S.10th St. & S. San Fernando St.)
  • South Campus Park & Ride (located at 7th & Alma St. (across from the stadium) where you can park your car and ride the free shuttle one mile to campus

Single day permits are not available or valid in our West (4th Street) Garage. Automated pay stations are located in the South 7th St. Garage or North 10th St. Garage. The pay stations accept coins, $1, $5 and $10 bills.

Campus Maps


Visit Parking Services for information regarding campus parking; to view the interactive campus map or to download a printable map of the main campus.

Alternative Transportation

There are numerous options for people to get to SJSU, including ride sharing, carpooling, mass transit routes and even riding your bicycle. For more information visit  SJSU Transportation Solutions.