Student Parking Permits

Student Parking Permits

Students can now go online and purchase a parking permit.

  • Commuter and Vulcan Village students: Choice of Lots 4 (the River lot) and Lot 22 (the Vulcan Garage).
  • Campus Resident Students: Permits adjacent to your dorm.Smith Hall
  • Carter Hall and Johnson Hall: Choice between lots 4 (the River lot) and Lot 22(the Vulcan Garage).
  • Hall E: Choice between lot 4 (the River lot) and Lot 11.
  • Guesman Hall: Choice between Lot 14 (across the street from the dorms) and lot 12.

Permits may be purchased for the fall semester or for the Academic year (fall and spring terms).

They may be purchased by Credit card, Check/ACH or by charging to your

Fall Student Financial Aid Bill.


  • Tier 2 (lots 4 and 14 permits).
    • Fall semester only, $100.00
    • Academic Year, $200.00
  • Tier 1 (lots 22,11, and 12 permits).
    • Fall semester only, $150.00
    • Academic Year, $300.00


NOTE: Failure to renew during this time will result in an expired permit, and your permit will be deactivated.

If you will not need a permit in the fall, you must return your permit to the parking office before the end of the renewal period. You may drop it off at the parking office.

Parking is located in Building B
Rooms 109 and 110

PennWest California 
Department of Parking & Transportation 
250 University Ave., Campus Box #46 
California, PA 15419