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Ontario Tech acknowledges the lands and people of the Mississaugas of Scugog Island First Nation.

We are thankful to be welcome on these lands in friendship. The lands we are situated on are covered by the Williams Treaties and are the traditional territory of the Mississaugas, a branch of the greater Anishinaabeg Nation, including Algonquin, Ojibway, Odawa and Pottawatomi. These lands remain home to many Indigenous nations and peoples.

We acknowledge this land out of respect for the Indigenous nations who have cared for Turtle Island, also called North America, from before the arrival of settler peoples until this day. Most importantly, we acknowledge that the history of these lands has been tainted by poor treatment and a lack of friendship with the First Nations who call them home.

This history is something we are all affected by because we are all treaty people in Canada. We all have a shared history to reflect on, and each of us is affected by this history in different ways. Our past defines our present, but if we move forward as friends and allies, then it does not have to define our future.

Learn more about Indigenous Education and Cultural Services


In March 2020, on-campus paid parking was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Beginning Tuesday, September 7, you’ll need to pay again to park on campus. 

Student parking registration will be available on Tuesday, August 10 at 11 a.m. Due to new parking system upgrades, all new and returning students who require a Fall semester or annual parking pass must register and pay for their passes online.  

Annual and semester passes

  • Registration will be on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Use the IPASS registration website to pay for your parking permit. You can choose to pay by credit card or pre-authorized payment.
  • You must use your email address to register.
  • After completing the registration:
    • You will receive an approval email within 24 to 48 hours.
    • An invoice will be issued on Sunday, August 15; the payment will be processed on Wednesday, September 1 and monthly thereafter, if applicable.
  • Please pick up your access card or hang tag before Friday, September 3. Pickup is at the Parking Services office in the Gordon Willey building at the north Oshawa campus location, Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Please remember to complete the COVID-19 screening questionnaire prior to arrival.
  • If you already have a parking access card, you can input your card number when registering. This card will be activated upon IPASS approval. No further action will be required.
  • If you don’t already have an access card, you’ll receive one at no charge. You can request a replacement card for $25.
  • Parking gates will remain open to allow free access up to Tuesday, September 7.

Note: Founders Lots 4 and 5 (north and south of the Campus Ice Centre) remain solely reserved for staff and clients of the Regional Mass Vaccination Centre. Campus Security and Durham Region Police Services monitor and patrol these parking lots.

Daily parking

  • Available in:
    • pay-and-display lots
    • gated lots
  • Fee: $5 per hour ($18 daily maximum).
  • Tap debit and credit card payment is now available at exit gates.
  • Pay stations accept cash, coins, debit and credit cards. They are located in Founders Lot 2 (southeast corner), and the Commencement Lot at the north Oshawa campus location.


  • For questions specific to the IPASS registration website, contact the IPASS office at 416.243.6990 or Precise Parklink at 1.888.783.7275.

For general inquiries, contact Parking Services.

Planning a campus visit?

View the campus map to locate our parking lots.

Need help on campus?

Customer support is available 24/7 by pressing the assistance button located at each parking gate and pay station. 

Parking Services office hours:

  • Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.


Gordon Willey Building
2000 Simcoe Street North
Oshawa, Ontario  L1G 0C5
905.721.8668 ext. 2145