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Electric Vehicle Charging

Parking permits are available for purchase January 9, 2024.

Make sure to purchase your permit prior to the start of the Spring semester.  Visit the portal to purchase your Spring parking permit.

The main campus has 2 EV 30 AMP, 6.6KV charging stations in Lot 13, located by the access road of the Library and the Charlton College of Business.  You must have a chargepoint account to use. Sign up for chargepoint

SMAST East has 3 Clipper Creek brand EV charging pedestals and 4 charging stations. The Clipper Creek EV charging stations provide 48 amp, 240 volt 11.5 kW.


  • Parked vehicles in EV charging stations must be charging.
  • There is a 4 hour maximum usage during the day. Resident Students may charge vehicles overnight. 

Note: Vehicle must be moved when charge is complete or when the 4 hour maximum time has been reached. If your vehicle remains in the charging space beyond this allotted time you are subject to receiving a parking violation.

Only plug-in vehicles using the charging station may park in the designated spaces. A valid EV parking decal must be displayed.

Yes, there is a 4 hour maximum per vehicle. The electric vehicle owner is responsible for moving their car once the allotted time is reached. This will allow other EV owners access to the charging station.

If your vehicle is done charging it must be moved. This will allow other EV owners access to the charging station.

In case of inclement weather, EV drivers may be asked to move their cars to accommodate snow removal.

Alternate charging facilities

The system may require maintenance from time to time. While maintenance is expected to be brief, users should not rely solely on these chargers.

Town of Dartmouth charging locations:

  • Dartmouth North Library:  211 Cross Rd
  • Town Hall: 400 Slocum Rd.
  • Water Department: 751 Allen St.
  • Wastewater Treatment facility: 759 Russells Mills Rd.

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