St. Paul Campus Spring Semester Parking Permits are now Available St. Thomas Newsroom January 27, 2012 Spring semester parking permits for the St. Paul campus are available now for both commuters and, through a lottery, resident students. Commuter permits are available for purchase at the Parking Services office, 2119 Grand Ave. (corner of Grand and Finn); commuter permits cost $130. Evening commuter permits, valid after 5 p.m., are $65. Residents who did not enter the Dec. 12 or Jan. 23 lotteries to purchase a spring semester parking permit have until 11 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 2, to enter the final lottery. The lottery form can be completed and submitted online here or turned in at the Parking Services office; resident permits cost $230. Freshman resident contracts cost $550. Residents who entered the parking permit lottery will be able to purchase their permits after 3 p.m. Friday, Feb. 3, when the lottery results are sent out by email to permit recipients. Spring semester College Pass (C-Pass) bus passes from Metro Transit also are available for purchase. These passes cost $150 and are good for unlimited rides on Metro Transit buses and light rail through the end of May. C-Pass cards are available for purchase at the Parking Services office. You must register for your permit or bus pass, through Murphy Online, before picking it up at the Parking Services Office. The Parking Services office is open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. The office will be open extended hours for permit purchases during the first week of classes – until 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 30, through Thursday, Feb. 2.