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Online Sales Now Open for 2018-2019 Housing Permits!

You must have your Fall 2018 housing assignment in order to purchase a permit.  If you have your housing assignment, order your 2018-2019 parking permit online now by clicking HERE.  To view the 2018-2019 Housing Parking Map, CLICK HERE.  

If you receive an error message when trying to purchase your permit, please do not attempt the transaction again.  Contact Parking and Transportation Services at 270-745-2361 for assistance. 

Changes for the 2018-2019 academic year: 

  • Parking Structure 1 Levels 4-7 is zoned Premium Housing H1.
  • Parking Structure 3 is zoned Non-Premium Housing H5.
  • New - Bike Share and Ride Share programs.
  • Reduced Spring 2019 permit fees for students enrolled in the Carless Program.

Permits options: 

  • AS – Alumni Square Garage Housing Permit (AS)- $265/year
  • H1-H4 – Premium Housing Permit - $240/year
    • H1:  Levels 4-7 of Parking Structure 1
    • H2:  Minton Lot
    • H3:  Pearce Ford Lot and Barnes Lot
    • H4:  Poland Lot and Avenue of Champions
  • H5-H9 – Non-Premium Housing Permit - $120/year
    • H5:  Parking Structure 3
    • H6:  Adams Street Lot and Kentucky Street Apt. Lot
    • H7:  Chestnut Street South Lot
    • H8:  Normal Street South Lot
    • H9:  Creason Lot
  • South Campus Housing Permit (SC) - $50/year.  Low cost storage parking at South Campus 2 miles away.
  • Carless Program – Free.  Incentive program to encourage students to leave their cars at home.

Permits sales are limited and sold on a first come, first served basis.  A wait list becomes available for each zone after that permit sells out. 

Transit Updates: 

  • In support of WKU's sustainability initiative, Topper Transit Bus #13 has now converted to using 100% biodiesel fuel. 
  • With the opening of Parking Structure 3, the Red Line has been reconfigured and will no longer serve the Downtown Parking Garage. 

Students may choose to have their parking permit charged to their student account if purchased by Friday,  August 31, 2018.    Pre-ordered permits will be mailed beginning mid-July.  You may also request to hold the permit for pick-up.


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Friday, August 17th and Saturday, August 18th

Payroll Deduction for Parking Permits Change

Benefits eligible Faculty/Staff

2017-2018 Parking Permits Expire Tomorrow

Wednesday, August 15th

College Heights Blvd Lane Closure

Extended to 8/14

August Parking and Transit

New 2018-19 permits are being honored.

New Permits Must Be Displayed by Wednesday, 8/15

Order your permit now!

Parking Permits Have Been Mailed

Online Orders

Permit Sales are Limited So Buy Your Permit Today!


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