This office handles all parking questions, issues parking permits, takes requests for special event parking, sells Metro Transit bus passes, and processes UST parking tickets and appeals for both the St. Paul and Minneapolis campuses.
Spring 2016 Parking Permits
Resident Parking Permits
The spring 2016 resident parking permit lottery will open on Monday, Nov. 23. The lottery form will be available on the Parking Services, resident permit lottery webpage at that time. The deadline for submitting the lottery form is Dec. 10 and lottery results will be emailed on Dec. 14. Spring resident parking permits cost $230. Spring freshman resident contracts cost $550.
Minneapolis Parking Permits
Minneapolis, full-time day students who purchased a parking contract for the Minneapolis campus for the fall 2015 semester only must renew or terminate their current parking contract by Monday, Jan. 4 at 4:00 p.m. By renewing their current contract during this time students will be insured of the ability to park on-campus for both J-term and spring semester 2016.
Permit registration will open through Murphy Online https://banner.stthomas.edu/pls/banner/prod/twbkwbis.P_WWWLogin on Monday, Dec. 7.
New and returning students who did not purchase a fall semester parking contract, and who wish to purchase a contract for both the J-term and spring 2016 semester can do so by registering through Murphy Online, and presenting a printed copy of the registration form to Parking Services on the Minneapolis campus at the time of purchase.
Sales of new contracts, and renewal of current parking contracts, again will continue through Jan. 4 at 4:00 p.m.
Students who do not renew their current parking contract by the date and time listed above will their parking privileges for the Minneapolis campus suspended as of 4:00 p.m. on Jan 4. Included in this, for those students who park in the ramp will be the loss of the $30 refundable deposit paid on the contract card for the ramp at the time of purchase.
All contract cards for the ramp for those students choosing not to renew their current parking contract again must be returned to Parking Services by 4:00 p.m. on Jan. 4. Students choosing to park in the ramp on that day must pull a ticket at the entrance gate to the ramp at the time of arrival, and come to Parking Services to receive a validation for the cost of their parking, and to return their contract card for the ramp.
Parking Services for the Minneapolis campus is located in the School of Law room 252, and is open M-F from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
St Paul Commuter and Adjunct Parking Permits
Permit sales for the St Paul campus will begin Monday, Dec. 14. Commuter and adjunct permits will be available at 8:00 am. Resident permits will be available after lottery results have been emailed. Spring semester commuter permits cost $105 and spring semester adjunct permits cost $130. Before purchasing parking permits, registration through Murphy Online must be completed.
St Catherine University Shuttle
UST community members who take classes or work at St. Catherine University can use the shuttle that runs between the St. Paul campus and both St. Kate’s campuses. This shuttle operates Monday through Friday, with its first UST pick-up at 7:15 a.m., and its last UST drop-off at 9:50 p.m.
For those heading to St. Kate’s Minneapolis campus, the shuttle picks up passengers near the Arches located on the north side of Summit Avenue at 15 minutes past the hour. For passengers heading to St. Kate’s St. Paul campus, the shuttle picks up on the south side of Summit Avenue in front of Summit Classroom Building at 50 minutes past the hour. A valid UST ID is required.
Passengers can find a complete schedule at:
Location & Hours
St. Paul Office
2119 Grand Ave.
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. M-F
2nd Floor Law School, MSL 252
8 a.m. - 4 p.m. M-F