Benefits for carpool/rideshare parkers

Employees who carpool or rideshare may qualify for reduced rate or free parking: 

Type Terms Rate
Carpool 3 or more on-campus employees; only one authorized vehicle at any given time Free
Rideshare 2 on-campus employees; only one authorized vehicle at any given time $12.50 per person
If you need parking on an occasional basis and are using an alternative commute method, contact the Parking Office at 725-0030 for information regarding parking for commuters.

How to register for Carpool or Rideshare parking

Car or vanpool: 

Rideshare: 

  • Both parties must register or update by using the  online parking registration form - In the "comments" area include the intent to rideshare and name of rideshare participants.
  • If applicable, remove and return parking stickers to Parking Services at MS: 41025.
  • A rideshare placard will be issued and must be updated every three months.

Waiting Lists

If a carpool rider has been a carpooler for the amount of time it would take to wait on a waiting list for individual parking, they can be placed at the top of the waiting list for that specific garage because they have participated in the commute trip reduction program.