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Rates & Plans

Welcome to Seneca.

Students, employees and visitors have the following options to pay for daily parking. The chart below lists the types of parking passes and prices.

A semester pass is a payment and access mechanism only and does not guarantee an available parking spot on campus.

Parking Category Price

OneCard Semester Pass

A limited number of Semester Passes are available each semester.
Expires at the end of the semester it is purchased.
Allows for unlimited in-and-out access.
Please log into your Seneca OneCard account to purchase online.

$328.85

Value Pass

Select and pay only for the number of days or evenings you need to park.
Allows for in-and-out access for the prepaid days.
Please log into your Seneca OneCard account to purchase online or visit a OneCard office.

$7.50/day*

OneCard Evening Pass

Allows for unlimited in-and-out access for the evenings the pass is purchased.
Can be purchased online.

$4.25/evening*

Daily Visitor Rate - King

Valid from 6 a.m. to 11:59 p.m.
No in-and-out access allowed.
Variety of payment options available on campus.

$1.25/hour

$5/day

Daily Visitor Rate - Markham

Valid from 6 a.m. to 11:59 p.m.
No in-and-out access allowed.
Variety of payment options available on campus.

$2.50/hour

$7.50/day

Daily Visitor Rate - Newnham

Valid from 6 a.m. to 11:59 p.m.
No in-and-out access allowed.
Variety of payment options available on campus.

$2.50/hour

$7.50/day

Evening Visitor Rate

Valid on weekdays from 5 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.
No in-and-out access allowed.
Variety of payment options available on campus.

$4.50

Employees

Parking lots at King, Markham and Newnham campuses are controlled by access gates. The parking plans on this page do not apply at the Seneca@York Campus, as the parking there is maintained by York University’s Parking Services.

At the Newnham campus, parking lots 1 and 3 are only available to employees during the day. Employees may also park in any of the general-access lots.

At the King campus, Lot C is only available to employees during the day. Employees may also park in any of the general-access lots.

Eligible employees can sign up for payroll deduction of parking fees by contacting a OneCard office.

*Parking dates for the Value and Evening Pass to be used must be chosen at the time of the purchase. The dates can be changed online. Changes must be made 24 hours before parking.

Parking Category Price

OneCard Semester Pass

A limited number of Semester Passes are available each semester.
Expires at the end of the semester it is purchased.
Allows for unlimited in-and-out access.
Please log into your Seneca OneCard account to purchase online.

$328.85

Value Pass

Select and pay only for the number of days or evenings you need to park.
Allows for in-and-out access for the prepaid days.
Please log into your Seneca OneCard account to purchase online or visit a OneCard office.

$7.50/day*

Notice for Newnham campus parking


Short-term parking Lot 2, directly north of Building A, should not be used if you are working on campus or attending classes. This area requires payment at the machine in the parking lot and for the receipt to be displayed in your vehicle. The rate is $2 per half-hour with no daily maximum.

Lots 1 and 3 at Newnham are designated as employee parking on weekdays during the day.

Withdrawal from a semester plan


The owner of a OneCard Semester Pass can withdraw from the plan at any time before it expires.

Upon withdrawal, the full cost of the pass, less $30 for each week it was used will be refunded to the user’s original method of payment.


*Please note that individuals parking in a Seneca parking lot do so that their own risk. Seneca, its agents and employees are not responsible for loss or damage to any vehicle or its contents, however caused. Do not leave valuable items in your vehicle.