Products and Rates

Faculty, staff, and commuter students must have an active parking account to receive discounted rates. Please see below for more details about parking products and rates.

Commuter Students

Semester Permit

Semester permits provide access to the Simmons garage seven days a week during open hours.

Fall semester

Rate: $336.60

Spring semester

Rate: $336.60

Summer semester

Rate: $255

Pay-As-You-Go Parking

Through our daily parking program, commuters may enter the garage during any open hours and will be charged only for the number of hours parked.

Pay-As-You-Go Hourly Student Rates
  • 0 - 2 hours: $2.30
  • 2 - 3.5 hours: $4.60
  • 3.5 - 5 hours: $6.90
  • Over 5 hours: $9.20
  • Entry after 5PM and weekends: $4.60 (Maximum daily rate)

Fenway cash is not accepted at the Simmons Parking Garage

Please note:
  • Usage will be suspended if the requirements necessary to park are not met.
  • Pay-as-you-go parking is available all year for enrolled students.
  • Users must have an active parking account and an active credit/debit card on file to receive the discounted student rates listed above.
  • You will be provided with a receipt via email for each pay-as-you-go transaction.

Useful Links

Click here to purchase a semester permit

Click here to set up a pay-as-you-go parking account

Faculty and Staff

Monthly Permit by Payroll Deduction

  • Monthly permits provide access to the Simmons garage seven days a weeks during open hours.
  • Rate: $204 per month for full-time employees with an annual salary of more than $75,000; $168.30 per month for full-time employees with an annual salary of less than or equal to $75,000; $204 per month for part-time employees.

Log into Workday to sign up for a monthly parking permit by payroll deduction or cancel it.

Pay-As-You-Go Parking

Through our daily parking program, commuters may enter the garage during any open hours and will be charged only for the number of hours parked. For more details on eligibility, please click here.

Pay-As-You-Go Hourly Employee Rates
  • 0 - 2 hours: $2.80
  • 2 - 3.5 hours: $5.60
  • 3.5 - 5 hours: $8.40
  • Over 5 hours: $11.20
  • Entry after 5PM and weekends: $5.60 (Maximum daily rate)

Fenway cash is not accepted at the Simmons Parking Garage.

Please note:
  • Usage will be suspended if the requirements necessary to park are not met.
  • Users must have an active parking account and an active credit/debit card on file to receive the discounted employee rates listed above.
  • You will be provided with a receipt via email for each pay-as-you-go transaction.

Carpooling

Benefits-eligible employees who wish to carpool to Simmons may share the cost of parking and park in designated carpool spaces. Please contact the Parking Office for details.

Useful links

Contractors

Contractor Permit

  • Permits provide access to the Simmons garage seven days a week during open hours.
  • Rate: $306 per month.

Conditions

The Contractor and/or the vendor must pay in advance for the entire expected term of the contracted temporary employee, or, in the case of full year employee, pay the full 12 months due June 15th effective July 1st of each year.

Rates will be set by Simmons College once per year.

Visitors

Visitor Parking Information - Employees Only

Public Rate: Un-validated visitors and visitors with lost entrance or no exit parking coupons will pay the current daily rate.

Step 1 - Visitors should enter the garage and pull an entry ticket.

Step 2 - After the appointment, the host department may provide visitors with one of the following exit tickets:

  • Discounted ticket allows visitors to exit the garage at the Simmons daily visitor rate.
  • Complimentary ticket allows visitors to exit the garage at no cost

Simmons Daily Visitor Rate (discounted rate)

Weekdays

  • 0-2 hours $6.75
  • 2-4 hours $10.00
  • 4-5 hours $13.50
  • Over 5 hours $18.00
  • Entry after 5PM (Maximum daily rate) $13.50


Weekends and holidays

  • 0-2 hours $6.75
  • 2-4 hours $8.00
  • Over 4 hours $13.50