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 served 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 Lees-McRae Office of Campus 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 can be registered. Additional vehicles must be registered by the security officer on duty. One permit is allowed per student. Sharing a permit is not allowed.