Register vehicles by Aug. 31 – physical permits replaced by license plate recognition

Online vehicle registration is now open to faculty and staff. Current permits expire on Aug. 31, 2018.

Online Registration

Customers should log-in using their VU Net ID and password and verify all pre-filled information and make changes as necessary.  If the fields are not pre-filled, customers will need to complete the missing data.

Before logging-in, have the vehicle license plate number, state where registered, make, model, year and color of the vehicle(s) to be registered available.


Prices for 2018-2019 are based on the below salary band chart.

Salary Band Salary range Monthly Permit Cost
Band 1 < $59,999 $42
Band 2 $60,000 – $99,999 $60
Band 3 $100,000 – $149,999 $80
Band 4 $150,000 > $110


No Permit Delivery: Physical permits will be replaced by virtual permit license plate recognition this year. Be sure to register your license plate correctly. Helpful instructions, information and a parking map can be found at Permit Information.

Alternative transportation

Vanderbilt University offers a wide variety of transportation options. Faculty and staff can take advantage of the MTA ride-to-work program, vanpools, Express buses, Music City Star discounts, Zipcar, Enterprise CarShare and much more. For more information, visit the Alternative Transportation page of the Parking Services website.

For additional assistance, contact Vanderbilt University Parking Services at (615) 322-2554 or