Permits

Visitor/Daily Permits

NEW! Daily Visitor Online Permit

Visitors and Guests can purchase a daily visitor parking permit through our online services. These permits:

Requesting tax exemption? Tax exempt parking permits must be purchased through one of our offices.

How to purchase your permit online:

  1. Create or log into your existing account. Guest Login
  2. Select Purchase Permit. Follow the instruction screens for purchasing your daily permit.
  3. Print your permit from the Print Permit hyperlink on your receipt.
  4. Display on driver's side dashboard with barcode side up.

Daily Scratch-off Permits (Not Available Online)

Daily scratch-off permits can be purchased from the main Parking Services Building (PSB) located on USF Plum and USF West Holly Drive or the Campus Information Center (CIC), located on USF Leroy Collins Boulevard. These permits:

Parking Pay Stations (Not Available Online)

These machines accept Visa, MasterCard, or Discover and are located throughout campus. View Map

Parkmobile, is a new alternative payment option that is now available for Pay-by-Space Parking. This option allows you to pay for these timed spaces with your smart phone. Click here to learn more.

Requesting tax exemption? Tax exempt parking permits must be purchased through one of our offices.

There are two options available:

1. Pay and Display - These daily permits:
    Must be displayed in the vehicle. Click here for permit display instructions.

2. Pay-by-Space Parking - These permits:

      • Are intended to provide parking for time limited visits for a minimum of 30 minutes ($.75) to a maximum of 8 hours ($1.50 an hour).
      • Payment for these spaces must be made by entering the space /stall number and the amount of time needed.
      • There is no need to display the receipt. However, you may only park in the lot and space / stall where the purchase was made.
      • Receipt can be used as a bus pass to access the USF transit system.

Meter (Not Available Online)

Limited meter spaces area available throughout the campus for up to two hours. View Map

Visitor Courtesy Permit

We offer our first time visitors a courtesy day permit. This permit provides access to our "Y" lot. (View Map for locations). From there our guest can ride our Bull Runner transit service to their destination.

Friends of USF (Not Available Online)

This permit is available to visitors only. Students, faculty, staff, affiliates, and vendors do not qualify for this visitor permit. This permit is convenient for visitors who come to the Tampa campus on a regular basis.