Parking ePermits

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East Residential

The East Residential ePermit provides access to parking lots that are close in proximity to the following residence halls: Bearkat Village Students that are identified as a resident at SHSU and are assigned to a resident hall managed by SHSU are eligible to join the waitlist for the East Residential ePermit. ePermits are awarded based on availability. Residents who are not awarded an East Residential ePermit are eligible to join waitlists for other Residential ePermits, Zone 1 West, Zone 1 East, and Sam Houston Parking Garage ePermits. Residents are also immediately eligible to purchase a Zone 3 ePermit without the need to join a waitlist.

The East Residential ePermit allows for parking 24 hours a day in the following lot(s) and area(s):

  • Residential Lot 19
  • Residential Lot 20
  • Zone 3 Areas
  • Overflow*

*(7:30AM to 5:00PM)

(Monday-Friday Only)

The East Residential ePermit allows for parking after 5:00PM and before 7:30AM, Monday through Friday, and 24 hours a day on Weekends in the following lot(s) and area(s):

  • Zone 1 East 
  • Zone 1 West
  • Zone 2
  • Zone 3

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2017-2018 SHSU Parking Map


To join the East Residential waitlist, please make sure that you are classified as a Resident Student and follow these steps:

  1.  Log into your parking account using your MySam credentials at
  2. Select the Permits Tab
  3. Select Manage Waitlist
  4. Use the drop down box to view available waitlists.
  5. Select 2017-2018 East Residential.
  6. If you sign up for multiple waitlists, please make sure to assign priority to your first choice.

Award Letters will be sent to your official SHSU e-mail address.  Awards are valid for 5 days.  You may accept your award by logging into your portal at, by e-mailing us at, or by visiting us at our office and presenting your waitlist award to us.