Parking Rates

PUBLIC/VISITOR HOURLY PARKING - IDEAL FOR SHORTER TIMEFRAMES

Rates Times Dates Location Additional Information

Hourly Meters    

See reserved meter info

East & West Bank campus $3.00 1 hour View locations at: Campus Maps or 
Meter Location Listing
 
St. Paul campus $2.00 1 hour    
Night Owl program
(5 -10 pm)
$1.00/hr 2 hour max not valid during special events
Event rates 
(for special reservations
/stadium events/etc.)
$5.00 1 hour   May vary based on event -
6 hour maximum

Hourly Facilities     Lots Gopher East Bank

Lost Ticket Charge - $25.00

* Maroon Lot (typically a daily facility) ONLY when a budget charge card is used, then the hourly-rate parking fee is charged.

$3.00 0-1 hours 86 West Bank
$6.00 1-2 hours C98/top of WBOB Ramp West Bank
$7.00 2-3 hours S106 St. Paul
$8.00 3-4 hours Ramps 4th Street Ramp East Bank
$9.00 4-5 hours University Avenue Ramp East Bank
$10.00 5-6 hours Washington Avenue Ramp East Bank
$11.00 6-7 hours Oak Street Ramp East Bank
$12.00 Daily maximum 19th Avenue Ramp West Bank
  21st Avenue Ramp West Bank
Gortner Avenue Ramp St. Paul
Garages Weisman Art Museum Garage East Bank
Church Street Garage East Bank
East River Road Garage East Bank

PUBLIC/VISITOR DAILY PARKING - ONE FEE FOR ENTIRE DAY

Rates Times Dates Location Additional Information

Reserved Meters   View locations at
Campus Maps
Meter Location Listing
 
East & West Bank campus $24.00 Per day  
St. Paul campus $16.00 Per day  

Daily Lots $5.00   Lots Maroon* East Bank

Lost Ticket Charge - $5.00 OR $7.00

*Exception for Maroon Lot -- when a budget charge card is used, the hourly-rate parking fee is charged.

Victory East Bank
  37 East Bank
  94 West Bank
  SC101 St. Paul
  S108-Fairgrounds St. Paul

Carpool Lots $3.50 Before 9 am Lots Victory East Bank Parking lots allow both carpool and daily rate parking until 9 am. Then, the lots change to all daily parking.
Fall/spring semesters before 9 am S108 St. Paul

Premium Lots $7.00 Not available during State Fair Lot S104 St. Paul After 4:30 p.m., Lot S104 charges $5 (instead of $7).
 

DISCOUNTED PARKING

*Not available when facility is accommodating event parking. Check the Event Calendar to see when a facility will switch rates.
Rates Times Dates Location Additional Information
Early Bird Rate $7.00

Enter between midnight and 7 am Monday through Friday AND exit before midnight on the same day.

Ramps

Regular rates apply after midnight ($12 daily max).

Not available when event rate is in effect.

Oak Street Ramp East Bank
East River Road Garage East Bank
21st Avenue Ramp West Bank
Gortner Avenue Ramp St. Paul

Night Owl Rate $1.00/hr
(up to $7 max)

Enter 5 pm or later Monday through Thursday AND exit before 7 am on the next day

Garage East River Road Garage East Bank

Regular rates apply after 7 am ($12 daily max).

Rate good during time period only.

Not available when event rate is in effect.

Ramps 4th Street Ramp East Bank
University Avenue Ramp East Bank
21st Avenue Ramp West Bank
19th Avenue Ramp West Bank
Gortner Avenue Ramp St. Paul
Lots Gopher East Bank
86 West Bank
C98/top of WBOB Ramp West Bank
S106 St. Paul

Enter 2 pm or later Monday through Thursday AND exit before 7 am on the next day

Ramp Oak Street Ramp East Bank
$1.00/hr
(up to $5 max)

Enter 5 pm or later Monday through Thursday AND exit before 7 am on the next day

Lots 37 East Bank

Regular rates apply after 7 am ($5 daily max).

Rate good during time period only.

Not available when event rate is in effect.

Maroon East Bank
Victory East Bank
94 West Bank
S101 St. Paul

Weekend Off Peak $1.00/hr
(up to $7 max)

Enter between 5 pm on Friday and midnight on Sunday.

Garage East River Road Garage East Bank

$7.00 max for up to 24-hour period of time. 

MUST exit by 7 am on Monday.

Not available when event rate is in effect.

Ramps Oak Street Ramp East Bank
University Avenue Ramp East Bank
19th Avenue Ramp West Bank
  4th Street Ramp East Bank
  21st Avenue Ramp West Bank
  Gortner Avenue Ramp St. Paul
Lots Gopher East Bank
86 West Bank
C98/top of WBOB Ramp West Bank
S106 St. Paul

EVENT PARKING

*The higher event rate will be charged if events coincide. Event rates go into effect 2-3 hours prior to the event start time.Event Calendar
Rates   Additional Information/Locations
Major Events $10.00   Williams/Mariucci Arena events, e.g. men's basketball and hockey, women's basketball
See Campus Maps for locations.
 
  $15-25.00   TCF Bank Stadium miscellaneous events

Gopher Football $6.00   Gortner Avenue Ramp St. Paul  
19th Avenue Ramp West Bank
21st Avenue Ramp West Bank
  $10.00   Lot S108 St. Paul  
      East River Road Garage East Bank  
  $20.00   Fourth Street Ramp East Bank  
Washington Avenue Ramp East Bank
Oak Street Ramp East Bank
Church Street Garage East Bank
University Ave Ramp 
(for disability needs)
East Bank

Standard $8.00    other events not listed

Discounted $5-7.00    commencements, Ted Mann events
RESERVATION PARKING
Reservations $1.00   Per vehicle space reserved in addition to the facility fee.
COUPONS
Prepaid $6.00   Valid for up to 4 hours of parking
Prepaid $12.00   Valid for 24 hours of parking
Departmental Varies   Billed for actual usage
SUMMER CONFERENCE
  $6.00 Daily rate Lot    
  $8.00 Ramp / Garage    
  $12.00 Bus    

CONTRACT PARKING (EFFECTIVE OCTOBER 2018)

NOTE: The monthly parking rate is calculated from the annual rate divided over 12 months. The bi-weekly rate is the annual rate divided by the amount of pay periods in the parking year (October 1 thru September 30).
Rate Rate per Type
Lots $69.00 Month Full-time
$35.75 Month Evening
$89.50 Month Reserved Space
Ramps $102.75 Month Full-time
$76.50 Month Evening
$123.25 Month Reserved Space
Garages $131.75 Month Full-time
$98.00 Month Evening
$151.75 Month Reserved Space
Motorcycle $14 Month Cost is pro-rated (December 1 - November 30)
Student Remote Contract Area $35.75 Month  C57/C66
Occasional Use $76.50 Semester GAPSA Members - 22 uses, selected ramps
$102.75 Year/Ramp Staff/Faculty - 22 uses, selected ramps
$134.50 Year/Garage
Medical Residency $102.75 Month Oak St. Ramp (varying dates)
Vendor $69.00 Month Lot
$102.75 Month Ramp
$7.00 Day  
Official Vehicles $64.00 Month Surface
$95.00 Month Ramp
Loading Zone $96.00 Year Users must purchase a new contract at a prorated charge if a hangtag must be replaced (no refunds for lost hangtags). 
$8.00 Month
Construction Permits $69.00 Month Requests for construction worker parking must be submitted to University Owners Representative. 
$7.00 Day
Golf Carts $25.00 Month  
Replacement Keycard $12.00/card   Refundable if old one is returned
Replacement Hangtag $12.00   Non-refundable
Duplicate Keycard Set $12.00   Non-refundable, only with original card exchange
Triplicate Keycard Set $25.00   Non-refundable, only with original card exchange
       
*View locations at Campus Maps

MISC FEES

Rate Rate per Type
U-Pass $114.00 Semester  
$7.00   Replacement
Metropass $83.00 Month  
$7.00   Replacement
Student Transportation $25.00 Semester This mandatory fee helps to pay for the shuttle and paratransit services around campus. $3 of the fee goes to University Security.
Bike Locker $40.00 Year
Moped Sticker FREE Pick up at 300 Transportation & Safety Building
Fleet $46.00 (metro area) Month Service Fee
$21.00 (greater Minnesota) Month Service Fee
$114.00 Hour Shop Labor
$7.50 Use Car Wash
  $51.00 Month Liability/Collision Coverage Fee - Cars
  $72.00 Month Liability/Collision Coverage Fee - Medium & Heavy Duty Vehicles (>12,000 lbs)
  $57.00 Month Liability/Collision Coverage Fee - All other vehicle types
*Lease/Rental rates vary depending on the vehicle.