Salem State Univeristy has permitted parking areas available on each of its five campuses. All vehicles parked on university property must be properly permitted. Parking permit decals are available for purchase at the university police station on Central Campus. Vehicles that are not parked within the designated permit area are subject to ticketing and towing. In an effort to ensure compliance with the university parking regulations, the university police department has added dedicated parking enforcement officers. For more information, visit the parking website or send an email to

Due to city of Salem ongoing construction and road improvements on Canal Street, the university recommends the following directions to campus avoid possible traffic congestion and road closures.

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