A Self-supported Auxiliary

Oregon State University Transportation Services is a self-supported auxiliary. This means that all revenue collected supports the services and infrastructure for parking on the OSU Corvallis campus. 

In addition to the services that we provide, we own, maintain and replace equipment and facilities including approximately 90 parking lots, the parking garage, Beaver Buses, bike lockers, and bus shelters.

Parking Fund Expenditures

Expenses related to parking operations include maintenance of parking facilities, vehicles and equipment, employee salaries and benefits, supplies, minor equipment, utilities, transportation options program and Beaver Bus operations.

Reserve Fund

Transportation Services maintains a Reserve Fund for capital expenses, like new parking lots, and for the maintenance or repair of parking facilities and capitalized equipment. The fund is replenished by transfers from the operating fund equivalent to asset depreciation and any revenue over expenses.

Parking Revenue

Parking revenue includes annual, monthly, and daily parking permit sales, parking meter payments, parking fines, internal sales (to OSU departments), and miscellaneous revenue from Beaver Bus rentals, bicycle locker rentals, surplus sales and reimbursements from outside entities.

Note: 2022-23 Revenue and Expenditure charts will be posted at the end of October 2023.  

2021-22 Expenditures

This chart represents the expenditures made in Fiscal Year 2022 (July 1, 2021 through June 30, 2022). Revenues above operational expenditures are transferred to the unit's reserve funds for capitalized construction projects and equipment replacement.

2021-22 Revenue

This chart represents the revenue received in Fiscal Year 2022 (July 1, 2021 through June 30, 2022).

Past Fiscal Years

FY21 Revenue and Expenses

Expenses: $1,830,076

  • No transfer to reserve due to COVID-19

Revenue: $1,720,790

FY20 Revenue and Expenses

Expenses: $2,873,966

  • Includes transfer to reserve: $205K

Revenue: $3,191,585

FY19 Revenue and Expenses

Expenses: $3,908,870

  • Includes transfer to reserve: $1.3M

Revenue: $4,378,007