All first-time new employees of the university are eligible for a free Temporary Parking Permit. The new employee Temporary Parking Permit is valid for no more than 30 calendar days, beginning with the first day of paid employment.
The new employee must bring an employment validation form from the hiring department to the Office of Parking and Transportation and fill out a request form. It is recommended that this process be completed the first day of employment.
Full-time Virginia Tech students who are employed by the university are not eligible for a new employee permit. Students enrolled in summer classes or returning fall semester with wage jobs at Virginia Tech over the summer are not eligible for new employee permit.
There is a $5 replacement charge on permits that are lost or stolen.
Vehicles that display a valid Temporary Parking Permit may park in any Faculty/Staff designated parking area, including the Perry Street and North End Center parking garages.
Faculty/staff permits are issued to salaried (full or part-time) and wage employees working for Virginia Tech. The Office of Parking and Transportation also offers a variety of alternative transportation and transit options. More information regarding parking information for current employees is available.