Ohio University

Faculty and Staff Parking Permits

To opt in or out of your parking permit, you must do so during the annual opt in and out process, dates provided by Human Resources.  

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 guaranteed parking. These permits are $800 annually. If interested in any of the following facilities below you will need to connect to your parking portal and add yourself to a waitlist. For assistance in adding yourself to a waitlist please contact the customer care center at 740-593-1917

  • Baker University Center Garage 
  • Jefferson Garage (East Green) 
  • Skyview Lot (Congress Street)