Office Information


Cuesta College Parking Information

Parking permits are required and must be properly displayed on all vehicles parked on campus property, including parking lots and roadways. Student permits do not allow you to park in "Staff" spaces at any time. 



Daily parking permits can be purchased for $2/day from:

  • the Community Programs office: call 805-546-3132 or walk-in during business hours
  • the yellow self-serve dispenser machines located in parking lots 1A, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 on the SLO campus; lots 10 and 11 on the North County campus
    •  Machines take $1 (one dollar) bills and quarters only. Machines do not give change.
  • the Campus Police/Public Safety office on either campus

Daily parking permits must be properly displayed face up on the dashboard so that the date-of-purchase is visible.

Tips to avoid Citations per Campus Police Website:


Summer 2016 Semester permits available now!


Purchase Online

$30 for spring and fall

$15 for summer

Available at the Community Programs registration office for non-academic students only. Parking permits must be picked up.

See timeline below for availability and enforcement. 

Spring 2016

Summer 2016

Fall 2016

available: December 14 available: May 16 (confirmed) available: July 28 (projected)
required: January 25 required: June 20 (confirmed) required: August 24 (projected)