Important Announcement

COVID-19 Operational Updates

We would like to remind everyone that a valid parking permit is required at all times while parked on campus. Parking is enforced 7 days a week/24 hours a day.

Please note the following updates from Parking Services as we respond to the COVID-19 situation.  Please keep in mind that due to COVID-19 measures, all current plans for 2020-2021 are tentative and subject to change. Please check our parking website for the latest updates:

  • ParkMobile now offers multiple ways to pay for daily/hourly parking at SJSU, allowing you to pay the way you want. You can download the ParkMobile app for iOS or Android devices, you can pay via ParkMobile web and checkout as guest user (no download or account needed), you can text “PARK” to 77223, or you can use the Google Pay app. For FAQs, please visit the Parkmobile App FAQs
  • Due to the recent COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak, Parking Services Lobby will be temporarily closed beginning Monday, December 14, 2020. In-person services may be available by appointment only Monday, Wednesday & Friday, between 8 am – 3:45 pm, Tuesday & Thursday, between 8 am – 11:30 am.
  • If you have questions or to make an appointment for in-person service, please email us at or call us during our business hours, Mon - Fri 8 a.m. - 3:45 p.m. at 408-924-6557.
  • Park & Ride shuttle services are suspended until further notice.
  • Park & Ride Spring semester permits will not be sold.
  • As with previous years, parking permits will be sold online. Spring 2021 Permit sales begin on December 15, 2020!  Parking permit is required beginning the first day of classes.  Click here for Spring Parking Permit Options.


Passenger Drop-off

If you are being drop-off or dropping someone off, please utilize our new passenger loading zones that are located around the perimeter of the campus on 4th, San Fernando, 10th, and San Salvador Streets. 

A map of the SJSU Drop Off Areas can be found on our website at:


Parking Essential Apps:

ParkMobile App
- Pay for daily & hourly parking through your phone

ParkStash App
- Shows garage capacity
- Check important announcement from Parking Services
- Check shuttle routes


DoubleMap App
-Live updates of Park & Ride shuttles' location


Important Information

Virtual Permits Information

Commuter Student Permits


Housing Student Permits

Employee Permits

Vendor Permits

Visitor Permits

Disabled Parking

- Appeal
- Pay
- Visitors

Parking Tips

Event Parking


SJSU Passenger Drop-off Area

Click here to pre-purchased event parking at a discount rate

ELectric Vehicle Charging Station