Skip to main content

VCSU Parking Office

The Valley City State University's Parking Office is located in the Facilities Services building.
Office hours are: 7:45am-4:30pm, Monday-Friday, during the academic year.

As part of the Valley City Flood Protections project, College Street and a portion of Viking Drive will remain CLOSED for the beginning of the Fall Semester. We will continue to send updates as we gain information on the project.
Click to zoom

What are the parking impacts on Campus?
  • The MAIN VCSU parking lots along College Street will remain CLOSED until the City finishes Phase I of this project.
  • Temporary parking lots will be open for student and employee use effective Thursday, August 20 at 7:00am (please reference the map below).
  • The McCarthy/McFarland Alley will be a one-way street, effective Wednesday, August 19 at 7:00am (please reference the map below).
Allow yourself a little more time to find a parking spot and keep the safety of the students, employees and campus visitors in mind as you drive through campus.

Will I be able to use the Walk Bridge?
Yes, the Walk Bridge will continue to remain open.

There will also be a walking path along Viking Drive going to the Field House.

Reference the map below for both “Pedestrian Routes”.

Do I need to buy a parking permit?
If you are planning to park in VCSU Permit Parking lots at any point this academic year, yes, you will need to purchase a permit.

The Parking Office will NOT be enforcing permits in the TEMPORARY parking lots, but WILL be enforcing permits in:
  • Resident Hall lots
  • Student Center lots
  • Field House lots
  • McCarthy lots
  • As well as handicap, fire lane, and loading/time zone areas.
Where can I find project information?
You will need to be diligent with checking and reading your emails to stay up-to-date on closures and project happenings.

We will also be posting information on the Facilities Services Construction webpage and the City of Valley City will also have information on their website.

If you would like any additional information contact Ron Pommerer ( or 701-845-7700.

Click to zoom

More Information: