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2020-21 student, faculty, staff, and non-union parking decals are now on sale and can only be purchased online. Parking decals are valid from September 1st, 2020 through August 31st, 2021 however once obtained and affixed to your vehicle they are considered active and valid. We kindly encourage you to obtain your parking decal early in an effort to maximize social and physical distancing before the Fall 2020 semester begins. The Parking Services Office will continue to operate virtually, M-F, 8a-4p with no walk-in hours until Monday, 9/14/2020. 

For those that are unable to pay with credit or debit, we will have in person appointment for cash and check payments only from 12-3:30pm on the following dates: Tues 8/18, Thurs 8/27, Thurs 9/3 and Wed 9/9.  Appointments can be made here.

Beginning Fall 2020, new parking lot designations will be in place on the Uptown Campus. Resident students will be permitted to park in Resident lots only from 8a-4p, and Commuter students will be permitted to park in Commuter lots only from 8a-4p. After 4p and until 8a the next business day commuter and resident students may park in any faculty, staff, or student lot with a valid permit. A Commuter is any student that resides locally, off campus and not in University owned housing at State, Indian, Dutch or Colonial Quads, Empire Commons, Liberty Terrace or Freedom Quad. Also, for commuters we have removed the no overnight parking restriction from 330a-6a, Tuesday-Friday.

  • Resident parking lots are as follows: Northwest Gold, State Annex, Empire Commons, Liberty Terrace and Freedom Quad (excluding Freedom North).
  • Commuter parking lots are as follows: Colonial A & B (North and Middle lot), State Quad Gold and Indian Quad Gold.
  • Dutch Gold, Freedom North, East UAB and SEFCU Arena lots are shared lots for both Resident and Commuter students.
  • Colonial C (South lot-formerly student parking) will now be for Faculty/Staff parking only, Monday-Friday 8am-4pm.

Questions can be directed to parking@albany.edu