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Student Parking

Any time a vehicle is parked on campus, it must display a valid Texas State permit. 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.

 

(Hall) Residence Parking

Residence Hall......................................................................... $485

Mill Street/Residence Hall Permit .............................................. $115

Residence Hall Permits (Green) are available to hall residents. Residence Hall Permits allow parking in the Green Residence Hall Lots and Perimeter Lots at any time. Residents of Sterry, Butler, and Lantana Halls, ONLY, may also park in the Green Residence Hall spaces located on the top levels of the Edward Gary Garage, as indicated by signage. See Section III.E. of the regulations for other parking locations and times. There is no guarantee of a space adjacent to one’s residence hall, and there may be times when a Perimeter/All-Zone Lot is the nearest option. Evening safety escort services are available from these lots.

Residence Hall (Green) areas are reserved from 7 a.m. until 5 p.m. Monday- Friday for residents who have been issued a Residence Hall Permit. After 5p.m. and on weekends these areas are open to vehicles displaying a valid Texas State Permit of any color, with the exception of Residence Hall spaces located in the Edward Gary Street Garage.

Mill Street/Residence Hall Permits (Gold) are available to on-campus Residents preferring a less expensive parking option and allows the vehicle to be parked in the Mill Street lot. See Section III.E. of the regulations for other parking locations and times.

Mill Street/Residence Hall Permits (Gold) area permits are valid from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday only in the Mill Street Lot. From 5 p.m. to 7 a.m. weekdays, and 5 p.m. Friday through 7 p.m. Sunday, this permit is also valid in Green Residence Hall areas, most Red Restricted areas, and other Commuter/ Perimeter Lots. The Mill Street Lot is serviced by the Bobcat Shuttle and the Parking Services’ Residence Hall Safety Shuttle. After service hours, UPD will provide escorts. Call 512-245-SAFE (7233) to request a safety escort. Vehicles parked in the Mill Street Lot must relocate on home football game days.

Hall Residents should apply on-line at Parking Services for their permit as soon as a Residence Hall housing code is available. Permits should be ordered well in advance of arriving on campus to allow time for them to be mailed.

 

Commuter Parking

Commuter/Perimeter Permit. ..................................................... $115

Commuter/Perimeter Permits (Purple) are available to:

  1. Commuting students;
  2. Any Texas State faculty or staff person;
  3. Community members who use university facilities such as the Alkek Library and Campus Recreation Center; or
  4. Persons who park on campus for any reason on a regular basis or for an extended period of time.

Commuter/Perimeter Permits (Purple) areas can be used at any time by vehicles displaying avalid Texas State permit of any color, with the exception of the Gold Mill Street/ Residence Hall permit.

 

Campus Apartment Parking

Bobcat Village ......................................................................... $265

Bobcat Village Apartment Permits (Silver) are available to residents of Bobcat Village. Bobcat Village Residents are not eligible for a Mill Street/Residence Hall Permit or a Commuter/Perimeter permit.

Bobcat Village Apartment Permits (Silver) parking areas are reserved 24/7 for those residents.