Transportation & Parking Information


Student parking permits are required to park in student lots. A new permit is required for each term, Summer, Fall, and Spring. Permits are not required in student parking for intersession.

Students are not permitted to park in any staff/faculty lots at any time, with or without a permit. All campus parking violations are being enforced.

You can order a parking permit once you have enrolled in a class for the specific term and you do not owe a balance for your fees.

Permits are not required:

  • For owners of a valid disabled placard
  • For students with class on Saturday only
  • During Intersession, January 2-27, 2024
Parking Permit Fees
  Summer 2023 Fall 2023 Spring 2024 Intersession 2024
Automobile $29 $40 $40 Permits not required for Intersession, January 2-27, 2024
Automobile, student eligible for Financial Aid $25 $25 $25
Motorcycle $17.50 $17.50 $17.50

Order and Pay Online

City, Mesa, and Miramar Students can order and pay online in the mySDCCD student portal. 

  1. Under the 'My Finances' drop-down on the left side navigation, select "Parking Permit/AS Card;" or
  2. In the 'My Finances' pagelet, click "Account Inquiry" and navigate to the "Parking Permit/AS Card" tab.

Cutoff Date to have Parking Permit Mailed to You 

Spring 2024 permits: Students who order and pay for a Spring 2024 parking permit by 11:59 pm on Thursday, January 18, 2024 will have their permit mailed to them. Students should ensure their mailing address is up to date on their mySDCCD student portal.

Students who purchase permits January 19, 2024 and later must pick up the permit in person at Campus Police with a photo ID.

Purchase Parking Permit in Person

City, Mesa, Miramar, and College of Continuing Education students can pay for a parking permit in person at the Accounting office on campus, then pick up your permit in person at Campus Police with a valid photo ID.

College Accounting Office Phone Number Email
CITY COLLEGE Office A-256 619-388-3458 
MESA COLLEGE Office I4-106 619-388-2704 
MIRAMAR COLLEGE Office K-205 619-388-7326 



Students who are enrolled in 7 or more units are eligible for discounted bus and Trolley passes, good for unlimited transit trips all semester long! Transit passes are available for purchase at the City, Mesa, and Miramar College Accounting Offices.

  • Spring 2024 Semester Pass: $184
  • Semester Pass available for purchase Tuesday, January 2 through Friday, March 22, 2024.
  • Semester Passes valid January 8 through May 31, 2024
  • Monthly Pass: $57.60

College transit passes use the PRONTO system. Students can choose to use a physical PRONTO card or the PRONTO mobile app. PRONTO cards are available at the Student Accounting office on campus. Students who want to use the mobile app should download the app and set up an account prior to purchasing their pass.  

Get the PRONTO App by searching for "PRONTO San Diego" on Google Play or App Store.

Students 18 and under ride free with the Youth Opportunity Pass. Campus Accounting Offices do not issue passes for YOP. More information about YOP and how students can access this program can be found here

Plan your trip to campus. For additional questions, visit the MTS website.  

*All students with a discounted college pass must travel with their current, valid student photo ID card.

College Accounting Office Phone Number Email
CITY COLLEGE Office A-256 619-388-3458
MESA COLLEGE Office I4-106 619-388-2704
MIRAMAR COLLEGE Office K-205 619-388-7326