Off-Campus Student Permits

Students living off campus who wish to park on campus at University Park are required to register for and display a valid student parking permit. Commuter permits are designed for off-campus students who possess overnight parking at their residence, but wish to wishing to park on campus for class and other activities. Off-Campus Storage permits are designed for off-campus students in need of a permanent parking location for their vehicle.

 

RED 44 (COMMUTER)

Location:

Red 44 (Commuter) is comprised of two parking areas during the summer (highlighted in red on above map):

  • Lot 44/Jordan East (east of Bryce Jordan Center)
  • Stadium West (west of Beaver Stadium)

Permit rates:

Dual semester (Fall 2016 and Spring 2017)

Spring 2017 only Summer sessions (all) Summer session II only
$90 $45 $33 $19

Permit information:

  • Red 44 permits are restricted to students residing in off-campus housing.
  • Between 7:30 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday - Friday, the student Commuter permit is only valid in the Commuter lots.
  • Valid after 4 p.m. on weekdays and throughout the day on Saturdays and Sundays in many additional campus lots (see yellow-shaded lots on the student parking map)
  • Not valid from 2 a.m. to 4 a.m. in any campus parking lot, seven days a week.
  • Access to central campus is available via the campus bus service. View the CATABUS Loop and Link schedules for times and stops.
  • For home football games, Lot 44, Stadium West, Porter North, Porter South, Orange L East, Orange A West OPP, Orange B Softball, Orange O, Yellow H Shields, Yellow H Wagner, and Yellow H Intramural Building are restricted from all parking from midnight Friday night until the resumption of normal traffic patterns after the game. Any vehicle that remains in the lot after midnight will be ticketed and towed.
  • Valid for parking at Lot 44 and Stadium West for most Bryce Jordan Center and Pegula Ice Arena events, as well as for State College Spikes baseball at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park.

Availability:

Available for summer 2017 - REGISTER HERE

PURPLE 43 (OFF-CAMPUS STORAGE)

Location:

Purple 43 is located along Hastings Road between University Drive and Porter Road (highlighted in purple on above map).

Permit rates:

Dual semester (Fall 2016 and Spring 2017)

Spring 2017 only Summer sessions (all) Summer session II only Weekly
$360 $180 $105 $49 $20

Permit information:

  • Purple 43 permits are restricted to students residing in off-campus housing with at least 28 approved credits completed.
  • Purple 43 permits are not permitted in any other student lot. All permits sold on a first come, first served basis.
  • Valid after 4 p.m. on weekdays and throughout the day on Saturdays and Sundays in many additional campus lots (see yellow-shaded lots on the student parking map)
  • Purple 43 permit holders must park in Purple 43 between 2 a.m. and 4 a.m., seven days a week.

Availability:

Available for summer 2017 - REGISTER HERE

EVENING/WEEKEND

Evening/Weekend permits are only available to graduate students enrolled in the "RIDEpass" mass transit program and graduate students residing in off-campus housing not enrolled on any courses or earning any credits. The monthly rate is $6 per month, and permits must be purchased in person at the Parking Office at 1 Eisenhower Parking Deck.

Evening/Weekend permit information:

  • Evening/Weekend permits are valid for campus parking only after 4 p.m. weekdays and throughout the day on Saturdays and Sundays in many campus lots (see yellow-shaded lots on the student parking map).
  • Between 7:30 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday - Friday, the Evening/Weekend permit is not valid in any campus parking lots.
  • Evening/Weekend permits are not valid from 2 a.m. to 4 a.m. in any campus parking lot, seven days a week.