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The online permit sale process to secure commuter parking for the fall 2021 semester will begin on Wednesday, June 23, on the Monroe Park Campus and Tuesday, July 6, on the MCV Campus. 

Monroe Park Campus parking sale

The Monroe Park Campus commuter parking sale will take place on Wednesday, June 23, at 9 a.m. Monroe Park Campus commuter permits will be available for purchase online on a first-come, first-served basis at this time. Student housing permits are currently available for purchase. 

MCV Campus parking sale

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

  • Beginning at midnight on Tuesday, July 6, all students interested in purchasing an MCV Campus commuter permit can log in to to select their parking preferences. The lottery will close at 11:59 p.m. on July 8.
  • If your name is randomly selected, you will receive an email notification on Monday, July 12, with your award and a link to purchase your permit online on Tuesday, July 13 at 9 a.m.
  • Recipients have until Monday, July 19 at 9 a.m. to accept and purchase their awarded permit before forfeiture.

Any unclaimed permits from the lottery will be sold online on a first-come, first-served basis at 9 a.m. on Monday, July 19. You can find additional information regarding this process at

Temporary parking options

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


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

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