Public Safety - Parking and Traffic Services

Questions?

  • Parking and Traffic Services
    202-885-3111
    parking@american.edu
    Letts Lower Level Suite 1

    M-Th 8:00 am - 5:30 pm; F 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Mailing Address

Student Permits

For all student permits, please click the links to the right to fill out an application form.  

Freshmen resident students may not purchase resident student permits. If you have special circumstance which would necessitate an exception to this rule, please contact the Office of Campus Life at 202.885.3310.

All part-time students must provide a copy of his/her class schedule as confirmation of part-time status.

WCL students are issued permits from the law school Facilities Management office. Please contact them if you have questions about law school parking at 202.274.4008 or visit them here to apply for a permit.

For students who choose to have the parking permit billed to his/her student account, please note:

The charge for the parking permit will not be on your initial bill. Your student account will be charged for the permit after you have received it from the Parking and Traffic Services, the charge will appear on subsequent bills.

Please be sure to bring your vehicle registration and AU ID when picking up your permit.