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The online permit sale process to secure parking for fall 2020 will begin on Tuesday, June 30 on the MCV Campus and Tuesday, July 14 on the Monroe Park Campus. 

MCV Campus parking sale

Due to demand, MCV Campus permits will be sold via a lottery system.

  • Beginning at 9 a.m. on June 30, 2020, all students interested in purchasing an MCV Campus commuter permit can log in to to select your top parking preferences. The lottery will close at 4 p.m. on July 2, 2020.
  • The system will automatically assign a number to all applicants. In the event your number is selected via a random generator, you will receive an email notification on July 6, 2020, with your award and link to purchase your permit online on July 7.
  • Recipients will have until 11:50 p.m. on July 13, 2020, to accept and purchase your awarded permit before forfeiture.

Any unclaimed permits from the lottery will be sold online in a first come, first served manner at 9 a.m. on July 16, 2020. Additional information regarding this process can be found at

Monroe Park Campus parking sale

The Monroe Park Campus parking sale will take place on Tuesday, July 14 at 9 a.m. Monroe Park Campus commuter and off-campus housing permits (24/7 commuter permits) will be available for purchase online on a first come, first served basis at this time. Housing permits for students with on-campus assignments are currently available online.

Temporary parking options

In the event a semester-long parking permit does not meet your needs, daily/hourly parking is available at several parking facilities. Additionally, students may purchase a two-week permit for designated locations online at


Should you have any questions regarding fall 2020 parking sales, please refer to or contact VCU Parking and Transportation directly at or 828-PARK (7275). 

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