Parking Services manages and maintains over 100 permitted parking lots and the garages, two pay to park garages, and multiple Pay-and-Display permit stations on campus. All combined, there are more than 9000 vehicles that park on campus each day.

Anyone interested in parking on University property must display a valid Texas State permit or park in a pay-to-park garage.  Parking rules are enforced every day of the year.

If you have any questions, please call Parking Services at 512.245.2887 or e-mail

News and Alerts

Loop 82:

Construction has started in the Coliseum Lot (P-9) and Bobcat Stadium East (P10E).   Approximately 225 parking spaces are unavailable in the Coliseum Lot (P-9) and about 60 in Bobcat Stadium East (P10E).

More Loop 82 Parking Updates

Parking Permit Costs

Permit Type Fall - Summer Spring - Summer Summer Only
Residence Hall (Green) $485 $323 $162
Mill Street / Residence Hall (Gold) $115 $77 $38
Commuter (Purple) $115 $77 $38
Motorcycle $115 $77 $38
Reduced Motorcycle (when purchased with a vehicle permit) $65 $44 $22
Red/Restricted Permit $335 $223 $112
Reserved Red/Restricted $825 $550 $275
Texas State Vehicles Including Golf Carts $115 $77 $38

All students are required to register with Parking Services any vehicle they drive and park on campus and purchase the appropriate color parking permit. Parking rules are enforced every day of the year.