Transportation and Parking

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PCC offers many parking and transportation options at all of its campuses and centers. The campus map shows parking locations for all campuses and centers, as well as TriMet and PCC shuttle stop locations.

Parking permits

tag All vehicles parked at PCC must display a valid parking permit.  Permits are required Monday through Friday 7:00am – 10:00pm at Sylvania, Rock Creek, Cascade, Southeast, Swan Island, and CLIMB.  Permits are not required on weekends.

Online sales for Fall term parking permits will begin Tuesday, August 7.  Your PCC account is not charged for the permit until it is mailed.  The first mailing will be September 14.

If you would like to pay $5 more for your Fall term parking permit, you will be able to purchase your permit in person at the Student Account Services office located at one of the four main campuses beginning September 14.

Hourly or daily permits may be purchased from any of the dispenser machines on campus.  The machines accept cash, debit, or credit cards.  The machines require the exact amount only, no change given.

Student Term permit prices:

  • All Day permit purchased online $45
  • All Day permit purchased at Student Account Services $50
  • All Day Annual Student permit (valid Fall term 2018 – Summer term 2019) $150  (This permit is only sold during Fall term).
  • Evening Only permit (valid 4 pm – 10 pm) purchased online $35
  • Evening Only permit (valid 4 pm – 10 pm) purchased at Student Account Services $40

Online Fall term parking permit sales began Tuesday, August 7!

Buy your term permit online and you automatically:

  • Save $5 for all term permits purchased online
  • Are entered into a drawing for one of ten FREE term permits

Be a winner, order your term permit online!

Summer term parking permit random drawing winners!!!

These five lucky people purchased their Summer term parking permits online and received free Summer term parking permits.   Congratulations to the following random drawing winners:  Ana B, Erin B, Julia V, Zachary C, and Roberta H.

Transportation alternatives

There are plenty of alternatives to driving to PCC alone!

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No PCC shuttle service during the Summer

In the Fall, you can get to campus for free – take one of the shuttles that run between campuses. The shuttle schedule for the Fall term is posted now.  View shuttle website »

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Take public transit

PCC offers discounted TriMet passes for students and staff. Learn about taking public transit to PCC »

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Ride your bike or motorcycle

PCC offers bicycle storage and rental options, and motorcycle parking is free. Learn more about bikes and motorcycles at PCC »

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Use a ride or car sharing program

Carpool or use one of Portland’s major car sharing options. Learn more about ride sharing and car sharing »

Rules and operations

Parking regulations

PCC’s parking regulations, including violations, citations, booting, and towing.

Neighborhood parking

Parking in the neighborhoods surrounding PCC’s campuses and centers is not allowed.

Pay or appeal a citation

Did you receive a parking citation? Use PCC’s Parking Portal to pay or appeal your citation.

Need assistance?

Call PCC Public Safety at 971-722-4902 for vehicle unlocks, battery jumps, and escorts to and from your vehicle.


View a complete listing of Transportation and Parking staff.

TDM and sustainability

Details about PCC’s Transportation Demand Management (TDM) and sustainability planning.