Visitors have several options to obtain a parking permits. Effective August 1st, 2009, daily permits are $5.00 per day and are available at the Parking Services Building, or Campus Information Center. These hang-tags are validated by scratching off the current date; you may purchase as many days as needed for your visit at one time. These permits are only valid in parking areas designated “D”.
Occasional visitors may obtain a free courtesy permit (up to 3 times per semester) good only in the remote Park-n-Ride (Y) lots. Visitors can request a complimentary Bull Runner Transit pass to gain access to the student-supported, fare-free on-campus bus service with service to limited off-campus locations.
Frequent visitors may wish to purchase Friend of USF permit, available for the year or by semester.
Finally, for those familiar with the campus, convenient permit pay stations are located at or near most daily/visitor lots. These machines only accept Visa and MasterCard payments. Parking permit pay stations, based upon location, either offer pay and display daily parking, or hourly pay by space parking. Pay by Space receipts as well as the detachable stub at the bottom of a Daily/Visitor permit may also be used as a complimentary Bull Runner Transit pass.