When are parking permits required on campus?
Parking permits are required to park at CCS facilities between the hours of 6:30 a.m.
and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Of course, if parked at a meter, the meter must be paid. Additionally,
citations will be issued for any vehicle improperly parked regardless of time or day of occurrence. Improperly
parked vehicles (e.g. blocking other vehicles, loading/unloading zones or fire lanes) may be towed at
Do students have the first two weeks of the quarter to buy
their parking permits?
No, enforcement of the parking rules and regulations will
begin the first day of fall quarter and will continue until the start of the following fall quarter. (WAC 132Q-20-240)
What should I do if my permit is not in the vehicle I
parked on campus?
If you have a permit but do not have it with you, the Office
of Campus Safety can provide you with a one-day temporary pass.
Can I park free of charge if I have a state-issued
No, the driver must display his or her State Disabled
Placard as well as a current CCS parking permit. Those displaying both permits can park in any parking area except Maintenance.
Additionally, if parking in a metered slot, the meter must be paid.
Can I back into a parking space or park against the
flow of traffic?
No, all vehicles must follow all traffic markings. In
spaces that are marked for diagonal parking, vehicles are to be parked at a forty-five-degree angle, facing inward.
Can students ever park in faculty parking?
Yes, students may use faculty parking on a first-come
basis after 3:30 p.m. (WAC 132Q-20-150)
How far into the yellow can I park?
Zero inches of your vehicle can be in the yellow. Yellow
painted curbs indicate a loading zone or some other restriction. (WAC 132Q-20-170)
Can I park on campus streets for free?
No, all streets accessing campus are considered
campus property and thereby require a parking permit.
Instead of buying a parking permit for the entire quarter,
can I purchase daily permits?
Yes, one-day permits may be purchased for $3.00 at the Book
Store located in the Lair, B#6; the cashiers office, located in B#50; the Office of Campus Safety, B#1, Rm#147; or at one of
two parking kiosks located west of the tennis courts and in P11 between buildings 50 and 8.