Buying a Permit

  • Permits and clear hangers are available for purchase at MyCampusPermit.
  • Daily permits are available near campus entrances, the cost is $6 per day (see campus map).
  • Hourly permits can be purchased for $1/hour in lot 1, near the Library (around University Circle).
  • 2-hour permits are available in parking lot 8 at a reduced rate.
  • Parking permits are NOT required if you park on the city streets along the perimeter of campus.
parking guidelines


  • Do not park in faculty/staff areas with a daily permit until after 4 p.m.
  • Do not park in faculty/staff reserved areas (bright yellow sign) with a daily permit until after 5 p.m.
  • If you forget your permit or it's in a different vehicle, you can purchase a daily permit.
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If you're visiting and haven't purchased your permit yet, use the short-term parking options listed above or the "30-minute" designated spaces.

  • Areas marked as reserved are not for visitors.
  • "30 Minute" designated parking spaces are available in:
    • Lot 11 near MSR (Administrative building)
    • Lot 8 near the sports arena
    • Lot 2 near the Art and Theatre buildings

Updated: November 29, 2023