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

All vehicles parked at PCC must properly display a valid parking permit.

Winter term permit sales

Online sales of Winter term parking permits will begin Tuesday, November 12. Student term permits (all-day or evening only) and part-time faculty term permits will be available.


Information Online Sales In-Person Sales at:
Student Account Services Window
Permit sale dates 11/12/19 – 01/06/20 12/30/19 – 03/20/20
Fall term – all day permit (7am-10pm) $45.00
(Billed to student account when mailed)
Fall term – evening only permit (4pm-10pm) $35.00
(Billed to student account when mailed)
Purchase permit at:
**After registering for Winter term classes**
Sylvania CC-202, Rock Creek RC9-103,
Cascade SSB-102B, or Southeast SCOM-117
**After registering for Winter term classes**
What’s needed to purchase permit: License plate number Picture ID, G#, and license plate number
Why buy online? Automatically entered in drawing for one of ten free permits, save $5, and permit
is mailed to your home.
Pay $5 more, not entered in drawing for free permit, and must stand in line.
Expected mailing dates:  (Must be ordered at least one day prior to scheduled mailing date). Mon, Dec 16, Thurs, Jan 2, Fri Jan 3,
Mon, Jan 6, and Tues Jan 7

Winners of free permits for Fall term were: India W, Kyle B, Najma A, Mckenzie R, Adam D, Kristen N, Heather M, Joshua P, Neda B, and Quynh T.

Hourly and daily parking permits are available through the permit dispenser machines located on the campuses.

Transportation events

Transportation alternatives

There are plenty of alternatives to driving to PCC alone!

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PCC shuttle service

In the Fall, you can get to campus for free – take one of the shuttles that run between campuses. The shuttle schedule for the Winter 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.