Commuting Student

Online Permit Registration Begins August 1st for New and Returning Students (who previously registered for parking)

If you have a commuting student permit, you must park at the Lexington Street Garage, located at 660 W. Lexington St. at the corner of Pine and Lexington streets.

  • Student parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Parking and Transportation Services does not guarantee parking spaces.
  • Commuting student permits are for use while students are attending classes, not for overnight parking.

Failure to follow these procedures could result in a loss of parking privileges.

Commuter Parking Options

Commuter students may choose to register for one of the following parking options through the University. Parking discounts are only available for registered students with permits; unregistered student parkers will pay regular garage visitor rates.

Lexington Street Garage

  • 660 W. Lexington St. at the corner of Pine and Lexington streets
  • Annual $5 permit fee
  • Daily student rate $5

Market Center Garage

  • 221 N. Paca St.
  • One-time $15 access card and permit fee – cash only deposit
  • Yearly permit fee ($350) or semester permit fee ($175)

Lexington Market Garage (rooftop)

  • 400 W. Lexington St.
  • Monthly fee $33 (payable online only)

 Please refer to Market Center and Lexington Market Garage Rooftop pages on how to register for parking in these garages.

To Register for Student Commuter Parking at the Lexington Garage (new or returning students who have never registered for parking)

For new students or those who have never registered for parking on campus:

  • You must register online.
  • Please wait 24 hours after you have registered for your permit, then proceed to the Parking Cashier Services Office with your UMB One Card to pick up your permit and link your One Card to the parking system.

Parking Cashier Services Office
SMC Campus Center
621 W. Lombard St., Lower Level

As noted at the top of this page, for returning students who previously had parking on campus, you must renew online.

Note: Student parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Student permits are for use while students are attending classes. Storage of vehicles is prohibited.

Instructions on how to register online

  • Click on Get Permits.
  • Click on Affiliated Login. This will redirect you to the UMB login page. You will need your UMB login and Password.
  • Verify all account information on main page. This is the information that the University has on file for you.
  • Click on Permits. This is where to renew your permit.
  • Click get permits.
  • Purchase a permit.
  • Click next.
  • Select the type of permit you wish to receive.
  • Agree to all the rules and regulations stated.
  • Click next.
  • Verify the information on your vehicle, add a vehicle here if needed.
  • Click next.
  • Click next.
  • Returning students, you will not have a delivery option as you already have your permit.
  • New students
  •            Select a delivery option. All permits are to be picked up at the SMC Campus Center, lower level
  • Click next.
  • View Cart.
  • Check out.
  • Verify email address for receipt.
  • Pay Now by entering Billing Information (mailing address associated with credit card) and Payment Information (actual credit card information).
  • Review.
  • Click Pay.

 You will need bring your UMB One Card with you for linking to the garage and for permit pick-up.