Permit Information for the 2016-2017 Academic Year

Learn About Parking Permits for the Academic Year 2016 - 2017

Reserve permits will be available to purchase on Monday, August 8, 2016 for faculty, staff and commuter students only.  Please note, only some reserve lots will be available.  If the lot you desire is not available online, please add your name to the Waitlist.

General permits as well as Resident permits, and After Hours permits for designated resident students (Park Point and Province) will be available to purchase on Monday, August 15, 2016.  After Hours permits are designed for designated resident students (Park Point and The Province) and students who must be on campus after 5 p.m. 

Freshman Students:  Please order your permit online on August 15, 2016 and pick-up the permit at the Fireside Lounge during the New Student Orientation on Tuesday, August 16, 2016. If you are unable to attend or would like to order on site, a Kiosk will be available for your convenience. Visa, MasterCard and Bill to Student Account transactions only-no cash transactions accepted at the event.  You may also visit the office after August 16th to purchase a permit. Visa, MasterCard, Bill to Student Account, Cash, Checks and Money Orders accepted in the office.

The Parking Office provides parking services to students, faculty, staff and guests of the RIT community. Please visit the links below for detailed information on the Parking Regulations and services available. To the right of the page "myParking Account" provides direct access to your contact information, vehicle and permit information stored on the parking database. You can edit this information, register your vehicle, purchase reserved permits, pay or appeal citations online. Please take the time to check this information for accuracy and updates on a regular basis.



The registration process is not complete until the permit or decal has been displayed as instructed. Vehicle registrations can be processed throughout the academic year for new employees and students, permit replacements, new vehicles and license plate transfers, etc. If you require assistance, please contact the Parking Office (585) 475-2074.


General Parking Information

Where May I Park?




Traffic Regulations


General Parking FAQ

Parking Glossary

Disabled or Neglected Vehicles

Avoid a Ticket – Helping You Out

Parking for People with Disabilities

LEED Low-Emissions & Electric Charging Station Locations