Transportation and Parking Services

ORCA Transit Pass

  • Employees and students may not have both ORCA and a parking permit at the same time.

    ORCA Pass for Students

    Seattle University has partnered King County Metro's ORCA LIFT program. View program information here. Additionally, students that use the Washington State Ferry system are eligible for a 30% transit reimbursement each month. If you have a parking permit, an ORCA subsidy cannot be processed.

    ORCA Pass for Employees 

    The Seattle University ORCA Pass for Employees is a Regional Transit pass that allows the pass holder the freedom to travel via Community Transit, Sound Transit, Kitsap & Pierce Transit, in addition to Metro Busses and more.  Employees that use the Washington State Ferry system are eligible for a 72% transit subsidy on their transit pass each month. Current parking passes can be returned to the Transportation and Parking Services Department to enroll for Employee ORCA.

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    Pass Name Full Price Employee Price
    SU ORCA Pass   $11.58 / month
    Washington State Ferry Passes
    Central Sound $104.50 / month $26.12 / month
    Fauntleroy-Southworth $81.45 / month $20.36 / month
    Vashon $68.00 / month $17.00 / month
    Mulkiteo-Clinton $62.90 / month $15.72 / month
    Port Townsend-Coupeville $85.45 / month $21.36 / month