Campus Parking COVID-19 Updates

CUSTOMER SERVICE OFFICE HOURS

The Parking & Transportation Customer Service office at 1995 University Ave, Suite 110, will be operating on the following schedule below, which may vary each week.  Please note the following when you arrive at our office:

Day of WeekTelephone HoursDrop-In HoursNotes
Monday 7:30 am-4:00pm 7:30 am-4:00pm
Tuesday 7:30 am-4:00pm 7:30 am-4:00pm
Wednesday 7:30 am-4:00pm 7:30 am-4:00pm
Thursday 7:30 am-4:00pm 7:30 am-4:00pm
Friday 7:30 am-4:00pm 7:30 am-4:00pm

COVID-19 Updates

(Updated 8/15/2021)

Please check the UC Berkeley Coronavirus information page for the latest news on the campus closure and note the following Parking & Transportation updates in regards to the Shelter-in-Place order:

  • AC Transit will returned to paid fares and front door boarding on 10/19/20. Please view this alert.

  • Effective June 1, 2020, Parking Permits or Parking Fees will be required to park in campus parking facilities

PARKING

Parking Permits:
  • Transition to Virtual Permits and New Permit Rates: Effective 7/1/21, most annual employee permits (and all remaining student permits) will transition to virtual permits, which are paperless and stickerless.  Employee carpool permits will continue to be sold online and in-person to allow carpool parking space access.
  • 2021-2022 Parking Permits are on sale now through My P&T Online.  Click here for Payroll Deduction information.
Customer Service:

Parking Fees:

  • Effective June 1, 2020, Parking Permits or Parking Fees will be required to park in campus parking facilities.
  • Effective July 1, 2021, Parking Permits and Parking Fees will be required to park; permit restrictions are reinstated. 
  • Employees who choose to take public transportation to campus should confirm their transit agency's operational status at https://511.org/alerts/emergencies/coronavirus before departing.
  • Overnight parking restriction is still in place: No Parking 2:00 am-5:00 am.

Parking Citations

  • Please e-mail ucappeal@berkeley.edu if possible as telephone support may not be widely available during reopening.

EASYPASSES (STUDENT AND EMPLOYEE)

Alert

Employee EasyPasses are Suspended Until Further Notice. Student EasyPasses can be picked up at the Cal1 Office, or replaced at P&T. See Alert.

AC Transit returned to Paid Fares on October 19, 2020

Employees

Employees and Visiting Scholars: please see the information above in "Parking".

Students

Information on how to obtain a Clipper Card/Easypass if you're new to campus.

Lost, stolen, and defective Easypass Cards can be replaced at P&T. Check office hours for weekly updates.

TRANSIT:

Employees and students who choose to take public transportation to campus should confirm their transit agency's operational status at https://511.org/alerts/emergencies/coronavirus before departing.   This website includes information on fare collection, how to board, and whether face masks or coverings are required onboard.

BEAR TRANSIT (Campus Shuttles): 

Updated 815/2021, we will operate Bear Transit with service on the following lines.
Details on the line operations:

AC Transit:

AC Transit is committed to serving riders needing to conduct essential business.
Please continue to stay informed by visiting their website, connecting via social media, or checking for eNews alerts.

BART:

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