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On-Campus Residents

Fall 2020 Parking Permit

UC Merced On-Campus Resident Application 

Applications Available: 7/15/20       
Permit Validity Dates: August 26, 2020 - November 25, 2020

Resident parking permits ("H" Zone) are available for students that live on-campus on a first-come, first-served basis.  All other permit types (including kiosk permits) are not available for purchase by Residents.  However, a limited number of spaces have been allotted to accommodate Resident parking on an exception basis.  You may apply for an "H" permit if you meet one of the below exceptions:

  • Health (Medical Exception) - A medical condition, disability, or frequent and urgent visits to an off-campus health care provider that cannot be accessed through Cat Tracks. You will need to submit a letter from your health care provider on his/her office stationary detailing your diagnosis. All information provided will be kept confidential.

  • Employment - Off-campus employment. Along with your resident parking application you will need to submit your most recent pay stub and a written explanation of how your employment relates to your education. In addition, you will need to submit your most recent pay stub by the 10th day of each month as proof of your continued employment.

  • Military - Meeting your military service requirements. You will need to submit a letter from your commanding officer on unit stationary with your 1) full unit designation 2) drill location and 3) a drill schedule that reflects your required attendance.

  • Extreme Circumstances - Any other urgent transportation need. Having a car for convenience does not qualify for this exception. Please provide official supporting documentation.