Student Permits for 2023-24

Student Permits will go on sale in July for the 2023-24 academic year 
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SMU Students 
  • Students who have completed class registration 48hrs prior will be able to login and order a Permit or to "Opt-Out" of a Resident Parking Permit. Use the SMU Login below by using their SMU ID number and password. 
  • All permit fees and citation fees are posted to your my.SMU financial account.
  • Vehicle license plate updates for vehicle record and permit are made on this website.

SMU Employees
  • SMU Employees use their SMU ID number and password to purchase a Parking Permit or a DART Transit Pass online using the SMU Login below.
  • Vehicle license plate updates for vehicle record and permit are made on this website.
  • Wait list options for eligible employees are also available on this website.


  • Permit and Citation fees information is available on the Bursar’s website.
  • Citation appeal requests are submitted using the student or employee parking portal.

Guests • Alumni • Visitors - 

Visiting campus and need to create a Guest Account? Please Click Here

  • If you have previously created a guest account, you may Click Here or select the "Guest Login"  button below to log in and select the service option you need. 

Bush Center • HPUMC - 

  • If you are a Highland Park United Methodist Church or Bush Center Employee. Please use the Guest Login button below or Click Here to login with your ID and password.

Vendors • Contractors - 

  • If you are a new SMU vendor or contractor needing an account set up please contact us at with your company info.   

  • Have a Vendor or Contractor account  Click Here  to log in with your account number and password.

SMU Departments -  

  • Click Here  to log in to your dept. account using your dept. account number and password.  

 *Please note - Student Parking Permits are not available by creating a guest accounts. 

If you need assistance, please contact the Parking and ID Card Services Office during normal business hours 8:30am-4:30pm Monday to Friday, 214-768-7275 or email us at