Getting here

60% of UC Berkeley employees walk, bike, carpool or take public transit to campus.

Secure Bicycle

Learn about bike parking, lockers, events, and bike safety educational resources on campus.

Public Transportation

Public transportation is one convenient way to get to the UC Berkeley Campus.  Find out more about BART, AC Transit bus passes, and check out the Bear Transit Shuttle real time arrival information 


The Loop is a golfcart that provides intra-campus rides for eligible faculty, staff, and students with disabilities on a first-come, first-served basis. This service was created to assist persons with mobility difficulties. 

Public Parking

Everyday thousands of visitors come to our campus.  We want to make sure that parking/public transit is easily accessible.  


Carpool to campus

On weekdays, most of UC Berkeley's 5,500+ parking spaces require a permit, and are exclusively reserved for faculty, staff, students, and authorized visitors. Learn about your payment options and view our parking map.

Special Events

There are several events that take place on campus, from concerts to conferences to sporting events, that require planning parking arrangements. If you are hosting a special event, find out how to book in advance.

Select Budget Year for Annual Permit Renewal!!!

May 16, 2017

Departments can now submit order for annual parking permit renewal.  When placing order, be sure to select the budget year to charge for permits.

If you select "Charge to Next Budget Year", your order will be processed after July 1.

If you select "Charge to Current Budget Year", your permit order will be processed before June 30th.

Student Summer Permits On Sale Now

May 5, 2017

Student Summer Permit is now available online.  Your permit will be mailed to the local postal address you provide.  Click here to purchase your Summer parking permit.  

All Loop users must be approved

January 13, 2017

Effective, Tuesday, January 17, 2017, All Loop users must be approved through the Disabled Students Program in order to use the Loop service. 

If you are currently a DSP student, please contact DSP at 510-642-0518,, or come to a drop in appointment Monday through Friday, 11AM to 3PM for a referral to Campus Access Services.

2017/2018 FY Permit Rates

Permit rates for the upcoming fiscal year.