Ohio University

Faculty and Staff Parking Permits

Transportation & Parking Services values our campus faculty and staff members. Several permit options are available to meet parking needs. Ohio University boasts a pedestrian friendly campus offering transportation solutions connecting users to campus, local and regional travel destinations.

Permit Types & Fees

Parking is available for full-time, part-time and retired OHIO faculty/staff.  Faculty/staff parking is permitted in regular non-metered, non-restricted spaces within dark green & purple parking lots throughout campus. Permits are $150 per fiscal year (July 1 - June 30). Full-time benefits eligible employees will receive payroll deductions for permit fees. Part-time & retired employees may purchase parking based on contract and usage needs. Permits are issued at a cost of $12.50/month. For parking locations please reference the campus parking map located in quick links on the right sidebar. 


Priority Lot Parking

Faculty/staff may choose to request parking which provides access to designated parking facilities located uptown in addition to dark green & purple lots on campus. Priority permits are issued in limited quantities based on lot location and are $300 per fiscal year (July 1-June 30). Priority permit locations include: 

  • Light Green Lots (Lasher/Central Classroom): Lots 18, 19 & 20
  • Gray Lots (Seigfred/Hudson): Lots 36, 38 & 39
  • Yellow Lot (Gordy): Lot 2
  • Orange Lots (Scott Quad): Lots 4 & 6

How To Purchase

Full-time benefits eligible employees may electronically purchase & renew permits during the university's annual open enrollment period via the OHIO Parking Portal  Permits are shipped directly to the employee. Non-benefits eligible & part-time staff as well as retirees may purchase & renew permits in person at the Transportation & Parking Services Office. Please contact our Customer Care Team with questions regarding Priority Lot Parking issuance & availability. 


Permit Guidelines

For detailed permit information, opt-out details & permit practices please refer to Usage Guidelines.


Permit Types & How To Purchase

Three campus parking facilities provide reserved parking. These permits are $800 annually.