How do I enroll in the employee ORCA program?

Please visit/contact Public Safety & Transportation, Call (206)296-5992, or visit office at USVC 102.
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How do I renew my enrollment?

Your ORCA card is automatically renewed as long as you do not stop payroll deduction.
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What happens if I lose my card?

Come to the Department of Public Safety and Transportation office (USB 102) to report your card. You may also purchase a replacement for $10. The replacement fee increases to $25 the second time it is lost, and $50 for the third time.
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What happens if my card is stolen?

If you bring a police report to the Department of Public Safety and Transportation office (USB 102), you may receive a replacement card at no cost. The non-emergency number for the Seattle Police Department is (206) 625-5011; enter "2" and then "8" to file the report. Record the report number.
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Can I put my own money or a Ferry pass on my Seattle University ORCA card?

If you put money onto an E-purse, or separately purchase a Ferry product, you may not be refunded if you return your card. Visit our office, USB 102, if you would like to add Ferry products to your card.
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What transit access is included with an ORCA card?

ORCA is accepted on: Community Transit, Everett Transit, King County Metro Transit, Kitsap Transit, Pierce Transit, Sound Transit and Washington State Ferries. For more information, visit
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I already have an ORCA transit pass, can I purchase a parking permit?

If you already have an ORCA transit pass you are not eligible to purchase a parking permit. ORCA Transit Pass holders receive a complimentary parking card for up to five days of parking each month should they need to park on campus. Please contact our office if you want to switch from a transit pass to a parking permit.

Transit Pass holders may also purchase multiple 5-day supplemental parking cards from the Office of Public Safety.
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Public Safety & Transportation
901 12th Avenue
CLMB 002
Seattle, WA 98122-1090
(206) 296-5992


Business Office HOURS

Monday - Friday
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Parking Questions may be answered 24 hours a day by calling the Public Safety Communication Center at 206-296-5990