Purchase Parking Permit Online (Student) 

General Spring 2016 parking permits are available for purchase in the Parking and Commuter Services office located in the University Police Building. 

SOLD OUT: Spring 2016 Discounted X,Y,Z and General Carpool Permits


Academic Year Permit (Fall & Spring) $643.00
General Semester (Fall or Spring) $338.00
SOLD OUT SPRING 2016 - Discounted X, Y, and Z (Not Valid Overnight) $254.00
Motorcycle $70.00


Full Summer Session $225.00
Discounted X, Y, and Z (Not Valid Overnight) $147.00
Motorcycle $70.00

*Refund for parking permit only; will not include convenience fee.



Since November 1, 2002 credit card payments have been processed by Smart Pay, a service owned and operated by Informed Decisions, Corp. (IDC)By partnering with IDC we are now able to accept, MasterCard, Discover, American Express, Visa, and Electronic checks.  A convenience fee of 2.9%  will be added to your credit card payment and collected by IDC. You will leave Cal State San Marcos web services to use the IDC Smart Pay system. You will need to log in again using your campus SMART web ID and PIN.  Your data will be kept private and only used by Cal State San Marcos and the service provider, IDC.