Here you will find information on the Connect Card as well as information for on-campus parking.
Please Note: Freshman resident students (any student living in a residence hall who has not completed at least 24 credits or more) are not permitted to purchase parking decals or bring a car to campus.
Need a Parking Decal for Spring 2019?
Early Bear Special Price-January 2nd thru January 31st
Apply AFTER January 31st
Attention Evening Students:
Students enrolled for only one class (3 credits or less) after 4:00 pm
your charge will be adjusted to $40 after the add/drop period.
All charges are added to your student bill.
New Decal = New Feature
Smart Parking is here to help. Cars are being counted at Spring St. Lot and the Parking Garage to help you find parking. Check this video for more info. Smart Parking icon is on the BSU Mobile App at my.bridgew.edu/mobileapp.
Purchase or Change Your Meal Plans HERE!
15 Meal Swipes
50 Dining Dollars
1 Guest Swipe
For Only $122.00 Per Semester
Carpooling: To encourage carpooling, the university has made a section of the Harrington Lot and Moakley Lot available where two or more commuter students who commute together can park free of charge. Carpool applications are available in the Parking Services & Connect Card Office. If you need to find a carpool partner, register at nuride.com/bridgewater.
Vanpooling: Contact the office for information on starting a vanpool. Do your part in becoming "GREEN" and van gets preferred parking in parking lot of choice
The MBTA parking lot is strictly for MBTA commuter rail passengers only.
BSU students and their guests are asked to please refrain from parking in the MBTA parking lot at all times. This lot is for the exclusive use of MBTA commuter rail passengers only. BSU students must park in their designated lots. The designated parking lot for overnight parking for commuter students and all guests is the Swenson Lot from 4:00 pm to 7:00 am. No special pass is needed for guests. Please refer to the Parking Guide for more details or call the Parking Services Office with any questions. Please note vehicles parking in the MBTA lot in violation are subject to ticketing and/or towing at the owner’s expense. Tickets are marked with the Registry of Motor Vehicles and will hold up future license and registration renewals.
Purchasing Flex Dollars
Online Card Office
Student Accounts Office
Cash to Card Machine locations:
East Campus Commons (near ATM)
Tinsley Center (Lobby)
Rondileau Campus Center (near ATM)
Maxwell Library (1st floor)
The Connect Card is more than just your official BSU Identification and Library Card. Did you know that your card can also be used for:
- Dining at on-campus dining halls, Dunkin Donuts and Starbucks*
- Charging out library material
- Purchasing books and other items at the BSU Bookstore*
- Purchasing snacks and beverages at vending machines on-campus*
- Accessing the front door of your residence hall (residents only)
- Paying for laundry facilities in residence halls (residents only)*
- Paying for goods at local merchant locations*
- Paying for public photocopying machines*
- Paying for Stamps at BSU mailroom*
*Meal Plan or flex dollars required.