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Student Parking Prices

Student Permit Prices


All walk-in sales for student permits are cash, check, or debit (ATM) only.

Automobile Permit Prices

Academic Year Permit (Fall & Spring)

 $643.00 academic year

Semester Permit

Semester (Fall or Spring)

 $338.00 semester

Discounted X,Y, and Z Permit Only (No Overnight Parking)

 $254.00 semester

Summer Sessions

Full Summer Session - REDUCED

 $225.00 full session $180.00

Discounted X,Y, and Z Permit Only (No Overnight Parking) - REDUCED

 $147.00 full session $135.00

Motorcycle Permit Cost

Semester (Fall, Spring, & Summer)  

 $70.00 semester


 Daily Rates (Yellow or Blue Pay Stations)
 Permit Machines accept 1's, 5's, and quarters, and Debit/Credit Cards
 Permit Machines are located in parking lots B,C,F,K,N,Z and Parking Structure 1
          All Day permit ............$9.00
          4 hour permit..............$6.00
          2 hour permit..............$4.00


Purchase your parking time electronically through the PayByPhone app. Or access PayByPhone via the CSUSM app - "MOVE".

Register online ahead of time to save time and elect to receive a text or email to extend your parking time if needed.

Parking Meters 
Parking meters accept quarters, nickels, and dimes.
Parking meters are located in parking lots B, C, E, J, and Z
Parking Meters .........$1.50 per half hour