Permit Parking

Permit Parking

Visit the Parking FAQ for more information

Key Dates for 2016-2017 Permit Sales

Parking permits may be purchased online or from the Parking Office (EA1016).
Valid photo ID is required (MRU ID Card, Driver's License or Passport).

Apr 18, 2017Spring 2017 Semester Permits go on sale at
8:30 a.m.
Jun 19, 2017
Summer 2017 Semester Permits go on sale at
8:30 a.m.
Jul 10, 2017
Fall 2017 Semester Permits go on sale at
8:30 a.m.
Nov 6, 2017
Winter 2018 Semester Permits go on sale at
8:30 a.m.
Wait lists:All applicable wait lists will be open once permits are sold out

2016-2017 Permit Rates and Availability (Effective July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2017)

Employees and students are eligible to purchase available permits at the following rates:  (As of September 9, 2016)

Permit LocationPriceStatus
RMCCL Parkade - Annual 2017/2018TBASOLD OUT, by waitlist only
Riddell Library Parkade - Annual 2017/2018TBAN/A
East Gate Parkade - Fall and Winter 2017/2018TBAN/A
East Gate Parkade - Fall 2017TBA  N/A
East Gate Parkade - Winter 2018TBAN/A
East Gate Parkade - Spring 2017$215Available Now
East Gate Parkade - Carpool Fall 2017TBAN/A
East Gate Parkade - Carpool Winter 2018TBAN/A
East Gate Parakde - Annual 2017/2018TBAN/A
Gated Lot 2 - Annual 2017/2018TBAN/A
Gated Lot 3 - Annual 2017/2018TBAN/A
Gated Lot 5 - Annual 2017/2018TBAN/A
Open Lot* - Annual 2017/2018TBAN/A
Open Lot* - Fall and Winter 2017/2018TBAN/A
Open Lot* - Fall 2017TBAN/A
Open Lot* - Winter 2018TBAN/A
Open Lot* - Spring 2017$174Available Now
Open Lot* - Summer 2017TBAAvailable June 19, 2017
Lot 6 Carpool*** - Fall 2017TBAN/A
Lot 6 Carpool*** - Winter 2018TBAN/A
Evening/Weekend**$31 per month   Available Now
Motorcycle Permit (Gated Lot 3 and Open Lot 8)$40 per monthAvailable Now

*Open Lots are lots 1, 4, 6, 6A, 8 and 9. 

** Evening Hours are Monday to Friday from 4pm to 9am the following day, all day Saturday and Sunday. Evening/Weekend permits are available to employees, students, and the general public (MRU Recreation users, Conservatory patrons, etc.)

***Carpool permits are available at the Parking Office only. Lot 6 Carpool stalls are located in Lot 6 only.  East Gate Parkade Carpool stalls are marked and located in level P1 and P2 only.  All members of the carpool must be present to purchase the permit.  Please review the carpool program guidelines to ensure your eligibility.


Accessible permits
Purchase of an accessible permit requires valid photo ID and Alberta Registration Certificate for your Disabled Placard. For a short term accessible permit, please bring valid photo ID and a doctor's note indicating the reason and the length of time for which the permit is required.

Motorcycle Permits
Motorcycle parking is available for $40 per month.  They are located at the entrance of Gated Lot 3 and Open Lot 8.  These are designated areas for motorcycle.  Please refer to lot signs for exact location or contact the parking office for details.

Flex passes
Flex passes are available to MRU employees ONLY. Each pass is valid for one day and can be used in Open Lots 1, 4, 6, 8 and 9 only. Flex passes are sold in packs of 10 for $80.

Display of permits

Permits Placard must be hung from the rearview mirror and visible from the outside of the vehicle. Any permit unable to be displayed on rearview mirror must be placed on the dashboard.

Refunds and exchanges
Refunds can only be processed in-person at the Parking Office (EA1016).  Please have your valid photo ID, parking permit placard, access card, and a form of payment card (credit or debit card).  Refunds will not be given once the permits reach the last month of validity.   For further information, please contact the Parking Office.

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