The Department of Public Safety is located in the 1313 Columbia Building (CLMB), room 002. Community members have afterhours card swipe access to the main entry doors of the CLMB to connect with Public Safety or call 206.296.5990
Please note that SU is going to begin a transition to a virtual permit system
Pigott Visitor Lot
Monday - Friday 7am - 3pm is Visitor ONLY parking.
Monday - Friday after 3pm employees and students are welcome to park with their valid SU parking permit.
Your vehicle must also be registered with the University.
Employee (A) Parking will be processed and picked up at the Office of Public Safety (CLMB 002). You may print a temporary parking permit at The Permit Store after your purchase.
Parking permits are not transferable.
Current vehicle information must be on file with Public Safety (Information must be up to date on iParq). Should you vehicle information change, the information must be updated with Public Safety so accurate information is on file.
Public Safety & Transportation
901 12th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98122-1090
Monday - Thursday
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 3 PM
Parking Questions may be answered 24 hours a day by calling the Public Safety Communication Center at 206-296-5990
Parking Permits required
All hours all days
Visitor Parking pay stations accept Visa and Mastercard and are located at:
Pigott Parking Lot
(12th and E. Marion St.)
(Next to the Chapel)
Murphy Garage Level 1
(1001 E. James Wy.)
(Next to SU Park)
Broadway Garage Level 1
(Broadway and E. Columbia St.)
(Across from Swedish First Hill Hospital)
Redhawk Center Lot
(14th and E. Jefferson)
Parking Permits purchased at the pay station are non-refundable
Public Safety can be contacted
24 hours a day by calling