Visitor Permits

Visitors to the UCF campus must purchase a daily or hourly parking permit. Daily or hourly permits may be purchased at the Visitor and Parking Information Center. The options for short-term parking are timed spaces located at the Visitor and Parking Information Center, or the meter spaces located throughout the campus. Payment must be made prior to parking. The Visitor Center accepts cash or credit card (Visa, MasterCard or American Express). The permit pay stations accept cash or credit card. No change is given from the permit pay machines.

Options for Visitor Parking:

  1. $5.00 Daily Permit: Available at the Visitor and Parking Information Center. Daily
    permits are valid on all of the “D” parking lots and unreserved garages. The “D”
    parking areas are denoted with green signs. Daily permits are also available at any of the pay stations located throughout campus. The pay stations accept cash (no change given) or credit card. After 5:30 p.m. daily parking permits are $3.00.
  2. Short Term Parking: 1 or 2 hour timed pay-by-space parking spaces are located at
    the Visitor and Parking Information Center in parking lot B-6.
  3. Meter Parking: meters are located throughout the campus. Please take note of the time limit posted on each meter location. The university has launched Passport, the industry leader in mobile parking payments, to provide a new mobile payment system for the single space, coin operated meters on campus.  Smartphone users can also use the service by going to to create their account. If parkers do not have a smartphone, the signage near meters will display a local phone number to call into. For more info:

Please visit the Visitor and Parking Information Center for campus information, maps, permits and directions. The Visitor and Parking Information Center is located at the corner of Central Florida Boulevard and Gemini Boulevard South.

Distinguished Guest

Prior to your visit, please contact the hosting department for any parking arrangements that may have been made for you.


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