Parking Permit Registration

In an effort to make obtaining a parking permit easier, we've made some changes! All parking permits and citations are now maintained through Rydin PermitExpress. This will allow you constant access to your parking information and streamline the process for obtaining a permit.

Register for a parking permit

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I register for a parking permit?
Visit the RYDIN PermitExpress website and follow all directions, complete the registration form and pay the required fees. Credit card payments may be made directly to RYDIN PermitExpress. Permits are available on a first-come-first-serve basis.

How do I know if I’m eligible for a parking permit?
To be eligible to register for a parking permit, you must know your Student ID number and Lees-McRae email address and have an approved housing assignment. If you are not in the RYDIN PermitExpress system, please contact the Office of Campus Safety and Security at

How do I pick up my permit?
Pre-purchased permits will be available at the Cannon Student Center on move-in day. You must have your student ID in order to pick up your permit.

Can I register more than one vehicle?
Only one vehicle per permit can be registered to park on campus. Additional vehicles can be registered in your Rydin parking account. One permit is allowed per student and one vehicle per account can park on campus property. Sharing a permit is not allowed.