Parking. Permits. Payments. Enforcement.

Smart, digital-first parking management built for higher education with contactless, infrastructure-free solutions that boost revenue, simplify operations and reduce costs.

Why does Higher Education Love HotSpot?

HotSpot parking management is a comprehensive, digital-first solution that helps green your campus by directing faculty, students and visitors to open spots, integrating with transit providers, and safely processing revenues without costly payment machines.  

The best part? HotSpot provides best-in-class user support for drivers, freeing up administrative staff and resources to focus on supporting your students.  
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Customized Implementations for Higher Education

From wholesale implementations to as-needed upgrades – even integrating with existing entry gates – HotSpot’s scalable solutions can be deployed as a package or individually to suit your needs.

Digital Parking Permits

Fully digital functionality for permit issuance, restrictions, discounts, and secure Single Sign-On (SSO) means maximum access control with minimal administrative overhead.

Transit Integration

HotSpot’s complete mobility solution helps students and faculty whether they drive or take public transit, with integrated maps and payments in our easy-to-use app.

Fast Tap Signs

No app? No problem! Drivers can scan the QR code on any Fast Tap sign for convenient payments through our secure web portal – no clunky machines required.

Data-Driven Insights

Maximize parking revenue with real-time analytics about parking usage, patterns, and citations in our digital, comprehensive dashboards.
Case Study

Learn about HotSpot deployments across the USA and Canada


See why clients and drivers love HotSpot
"HotSpot has been great to work with because they're always willing to come up with ideas that work for our users. Students and staff love it."
Melissa Martin
Parking Supervisor, Trent University
"They put their money where their mouth is by giving us a good product and great support. They've given us so much confidence in their product."
Lynn Todd
Parking Operations Coordinator, City of Peterborough
"HotSpot in my experience has been very responsive, very willing to work with and accommodate system change or upgrade requests."
Victoria Horne
Parking Manager, Halifax Regional Municipality