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Winter/Summer Session


Winter/Summer Session

Parking rules and regulations change depending on the time of year. This page will provide you with information about changes in parking regulations by season and academic calendar.

Contact Information

Department of
Transportation Services

Public Safety Building
55 Commercial Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Main Office 848-932-7744
Fax 848-932-1450
Bus Dispatch 848-932-7817

Cashier and General
Office Hours

Monday - Friday
8:30AM - 5:00PM
September & Holiday
Hours May Vary

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Summer Session Permit ( May 16 - Aug 31)


  • Students attending Summer Session will need to obtain a Summer Session Parking permit
  • Students who have already purchased an annual parking permit that expires on August 31 do not have to purchase a Summer Session Permit
  • Access to listed Summer Parking lots [PDF]
  • Valid from beginning of Summer Session through August 31
  • Permits may be purchased through the mail or in person beginning mid-May.
  • Remember to include beginning and ending date with your permit request


$90.00 for parking on campus 7-12 weeks
$45.00 for parking on campus 2-6 weeks
$30.00 for parking on campus for 5 consecutive days
$5.35 per day for parking on campus for one day

How to Obtain a Summer Session Permit

By Mail

  • Complete a Student Vehicle Registration Form [PDF]
  • Check or money order payable to Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
  • Send to Department of Transportation Services (address to right)

In person:

  • At the Department of Transportation Services office
  • Payable by cash, check, money order, credit card in your name only (Visa, MasterCard, Discover), or the RU Express card
Winter/Spring Break Parking
  • Anyone with a valid Resident Parking Permit may leave a vehicle on campus until the end of the break.
  • You must contact the Department of Transportation office by email at or by phone at 848-932-7744.
  • Please include planned departure and return dates.
  • Vehicles must be moved to either the College Avenue or Douglass parking deck; Do not leave vehicle parked on top level.
  • Students with a valid Rutgers permit may park in any student lot
  • Students without a valid Rutgers permit may purchase a temporary permit during Spring Break for $5.00 a day.
Winter Session Permit
  • Residents and visiting students without a valid permit may purchase a permit to park while taking Winter Session classes.
  • May be obtained in person at the cashier’s office in the Public Safety building located at 55 Commercial Ave.
  • May park in all student lots.
  • Valid for Winter Session only.
  • Cost $30.00
  • Student with valid Rutgers’s permit may park in any student lot.

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