2015-16 Permit Types & Rates

The rates and permit offerings below are valid July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2016.

Parking permits are sold by the full calendar month (the first day of the month through the last day of the month) and are not prorated for partial months. Permit refunds will be calculated by charging the appropriate short/long term rate for each calendar month that the permit was held and adding a $15 administrative fee. Refunds will be processed by check or credit, according to original payment method. Carpool Permits must be purchased through June 30.

PERMIT TYPE VP A C CP2A CP3A CP2C CP3C DSA GP K L M N V
  Visitor     Carpool
*Cost is per person
Disabled Vanpool Cuarto Lot 2, 30, R, or HG Motorcycle Night Vendor
Long-Term Monthly
(6 or more consecutive months)
--- $51 $42 *$21 *$15 *$17 *$13 $23 $30 $42 $23 $23 $24 $60
Short-Term Monthly
(5 months or less)
--- $56 $47 --- --- --- --- $28 $35 $47 $28 $28 $29 $65
Daily Visitor $9 --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- $11

Permit Types

Permits are not required on weekends or University holidays, unless special event attendants are present. Housing areas and restricted spaces require display of an appropriate permit 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Campus housing residents are generally not eligible for long-term day use permits.

Visitor: Available to all faculty, staff, students, and the public. Valid in visitor parking lots on the date of purchase. After 5pm, Visitor Permits are also valid in any non-restricted parking space and at parking meters. Multiple use (up to 10 days) permits may be purchased at the TAPS office.

A: Available to commuting faculty and career staff who are employed with a non-student title code. Valid in non-restricted “A” permit spaces, and at UCDMC in areas where “B” permits are honored. After 5pm, also valid at meters on campus.

C: Available to commuting faculty, staff, and students. Valid in non-restricted “C” permit spaces. After 4pm, “C” permits are honored in “A” permit spaces. After 5pm, also valid at meters on campus.

CP2A: A carpool consisting of two staff and/or faculty members who are employed with a non-student title code and regularly participate in a registered carpool. Valid in "A" and "C" spaces anytime when carpool permit is displayed.

CP3A: A carpool consisting of three or more staff and/or faculty members who are employed with a non-student title code and regularly participate in a registered carpool. Valid in "A" and "C" spaces anytime when carpool permit is displayed. Commuting students may participate in CP3A carpools if the majority of carpool members are staff and faculty.

CP2C: A carpool consisting of two staff, faculty, and/or commuting students regularly participating in a registered carpool. Valid in "C" spaces anytime when carpool permit is displayed.

CP3C: A carpool consisting of three or more staff, faculty, and/or commuting students regularly participating in a registered carpool. Valid in "C" spaces anytime when carpool permit is displayed.

DSA: Available to disabled faculty, staff and students. When displayed with a valid DMV issued placard/plate, vehicles may park in Disabled spaces, “A” and “C” permit spaces, green time zones and at meters.

GP: Available to commuting faculty, staff, and students (with a minimum of seven members) who participate in a registered vanpool. Valid in assigned Vanpool space, “A” permit spaces and after 5pm, also valid at meters.

K: Available to student housing residents that have been provided an exception by the Student Housing Office. Valid only in the Cuarto area. After 5pm, also valid in unrestricted spaces and at meters on campus.

L: Available to commuting faculty, staff, and students. Must be purchased through the last day of any academic quarter/semester. Permit is restricted to one of the following areas (eligibility is determined by applicant's class/work location): Lot 2 (South of Mondavi Center), Lot 30 (Recreation Pool), Garrod Drive West of Hwy 113, or Health Sciences Drive/Garrod Drive (Health Sciences complex). After 4pm, valid where A permits are honored and after 5pm at meters.

M: Available to commuting faculty, staff, and students. Valid for display on motorcycles and motor scooters/mopeds only. Valid only in areas designated as "M" permit parking.

N: Available to faculty, staff, and students. Provides parking after 5pm in all unrestricted spaces and at meters. Must be purchased through the last day of any academic quarter/semester.

V: Available to vendors, contractors, salespersons, and consumer service representatives. Valid in areas where "A" permits are honored and in posted Vendor spaces. After 5pm, also valid at meters on campus.