Departmental Permits

Full-Day and Half-Day Guest Permits
Departments can use the recharge process to order permits for their guests. One-day guest A permits cost $8; four-hour A permits cost $4. A parking-specific recharge form for ordering these permits is available for downloading. Please note that these guest permits are not to be used by staff, faculty, or students.

The following permit types are recharged annually. Please contact the TAPS Business Office (831-459-1682) for more information.

Official Use Permits
Official Use permits extend expanded parking privileges to personal vehicles while being used for university business. Vehicles displaying an Official Use and A permit may park as follows:
- in University Vehicle spaces
- in metered spaces without paying the meter fees for up to the maximum time posted
- in time zone spaces (e.g., 10-, 15-, or 20-minute spaces) for up to one hour
- out of marked spaces for no more than two hours
Approved rates: $910 for 2016-17, $950 for 2017-18, and $990 for 2018-19

University Vehicle Permits
University vehicles that have been assessed annual parking fees may park as follows:
- in University Vehicle spaces
- in metered spaces without paying the meter fees for up to the maximum time posted
- in time zone spaces (e.g., 10-, 15-, or 20-minute spaces) for up to one hour
- out of marked spaces for no more than two hours
- at loading docks for no more than 30 minutes
- in Commercial Vehicle zones
Approved rates: $828 for 2016-17, $864 for 2017-18, and $900 for 2018-19

General Reserved Parking Spaces
Departments (and on-campus vendors) may request a reserved parking space. The cost includes annual placards that must be displayed with a valid A permit when parked in the reserved space.
Approved rates: $1449 for 2016-17, $1512 for 2017-18, and $1575 for 2018-19