Parking

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  1. I’ll be driving to University each day – where can I park my car?

    There are car parks at both of our Sunderland campuses, but due to the location of the campuses...

  2. How much does it cost to park?

    Parking costs £1.60 per hour for non-permit holders. Students and staff may be eligible to apply for a parking permit...

  3. I’m a student, what type of permit do I need?

    If you’re living in University accommodation, you must apply for an Accommodation Permit. This entitles you to free parking...

  4. I’m a member of staff, what is the cheapest way to park?

    The cheapest option is a staff Pay and Display permit which entitles staff to purchase tickets at the reduced rate of 35p per hour or a maximum of £1.30 per day...

  5. I’m just visiting the University, where can I park?

    The City Campus Travel Hub offers a drop-off area as well as dedicated parking for visitors...

  6. Do you offer reserved or corporate parking?

    Reserved parking is available for corporate and VIP visitors to the University on a first come first served basis...

  7. How do I change the details on my parking permit?

    If you need to change the details on your parking permit because you have moved house or changed your car for example, please email...

  8. How do I sign up to the Staff Mandate permit?

    A Staff Mandate permit allows staff to pay for their parking via salary mandate. To sign up...

  9. I drive a motorcycle – where can I park it?

    Motorcycles can be parked for free but must not be parked in parking bays – there are various areas...

  10. I drive an electric vehicle – do you have charge points?

    Yes – we have charging points at both City Campus (behind CitySpace) and the Sir Tom Cowie Campus at St Peter’s...