Transportation Options

Parking Your Personal Vehicle:paystations

  • Registered active volunteers may park in any 1, 2 or 3 diamond-permit parking lots and garages at an hourly or daily rate of pay
  • To purchase daily parking permits, volunteers may create an online account with the OHSU Transportation & Parking website, allowing patrons to purchase 1, 2, and 3 diamond parking permits in advance, or purchase from the Transportation and Parking Customer Service office day-of
  • To purchase hourly parking, volunteers are to utilize nearby paystations in designated paystation lots (Campus Garage, Schnitzer, Campus Drive, Sam Jackson Garage, etc.)
  • Volunteers are never to park in patient and visitor parking, unless they are here within that capacity. In the event they are a visitor or patient they are to call the Parking Office, 503-494-8283 to be added to the "Do Not Ticket" list for the day
  • Evenings (after 5pm) and weekends are still free, but volunteers must park in diamond permit parking areas only
  • For more information about Transportation & Parking, visit their website here

bus-trimetTriMet or C-TRAN Transit Passes

  • Annual passes available - September through August of each year
  • 2014-15 rate: $325, and pro-rated each month thereafter
  • TriMet passes are good on all buses and light rail across the entire city
  • C-TRAN passes work on all TriMet transit options except LIFT (Marquam Hill is served by the 190 C-TRAN express bus during peak commute times)
  • Purchase passes in August 2014 at designated distribution locations, or at the Transportation and Parking Customer Service office after September 2, 2014

streetcarPortland Street Car

  • Free to OHSU employees, students and volunteers (with valid ID badge)
  • Stops at the base of the tram at the Center for Health & Healing/South Waterfront

Bikinggo by bike

  • If you ride 20 times (and track your trips via the online site), OHSU will pay you $20.00
  • More information can be found on the Bicycling Resources web site (must have O2 access to view)

OHSU Shuttleshuttle

  • Available free to OHSU employees, students and volunteers (with valid ID badge)
  • Various shuttle stops around downtown Portland and around the OHSU campus
  • Shuttle schedule available online, see Parking and Transportation web site (must have O2 access to view)

OHSU Tramtram-and-mount-hood

  • Free to OHSU employees, students and volunteers (with valid ID badge)
  • Valid OHSU ID badge must be shown on the ride up to Marquam hill only




For more information, contact the OHSU Parking Office: (503) 494-8283, , or visit the Parking and Transportation Website

back to top