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Purchase your 2015-2016 Parking Permit Online!

Permits for 2015-2016 available for sale online beginning June 2nd!

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2015-2016 Parking Permits

Parking permits for the 2015-2016 academic year will be available for online sales beginning on June 2nd, depending on your university classification. A complete schedule is listed below:

June 2:
University Faculty and Staff
Returning Residence Hall Students

July 2:
Freshman/Incoming Residence Hall Students
Commuter Students (all non-residence hall students)

August 7th is the last day to purchase permits online. Any permit purchases after August 7th must be completed in person at the Office of Parking and Transportation. Please avoid long lines at the beginning of the semester and purchase your permit online. Permits can be shipped to your home address or reserved for express pick up in our office.

Gamma Phi Circus- Friday, April 17 and Saturday, April 18

Come watch the Gamma Phi Circus at Redbird Arena. West campus parking lots will be public parking for the event. No permit required to park in red Faculty/Staff lots and green Commuter lots.

More information regarding the event and ticket sales can be found here.

Blue Man Group - Bone Student Center Pay Lot, Monday, April 27

The Blue Man Group comes to the Braden Auditorium in the Bone Student Center on Monday, April 27th. $10 Event Parking will be held at the Bone Student Center Pay Lot. Event Parking begins at 4:30 pm.

For more information regarding the event, click here.

Spring 2015 Commencement - Friday, May 8 and Saturday, May 9

Congratulations, Spring Graduates! For the 2015 Commencement Ceremony, west campus parking lots are public parking for campus visitors. Disabled parking is limited. Please be prepared to drop off disabled individuals and park remotely. 

The commencement parking map can be found here.

For more information regarding the Spring 2015 Commencement, please visit Graduation Services

Parking Lot Changes: Lot F43 (Student Accounts Building and the Instructional Technology and Development Center)

Beginning April 6, 2015, the Human Resources Testing Center will occupy the former Jean's Flower Basket building located at Kingsley and Dry Grove St., within the F43 parking lot. To provide parking for individuals utilizing the testing facility, 25 parking spaces within the F43 parking lot will be converted to metered spaces. These meters will be reserved for individuals with permits issued by the Testing Center.

A map describing the lot changes can be found here.

Construction Updates

For the most up to date information on Uptown Normal construction, please visit the Town of Normal's Web site.

Campus Event Parking Maps

Spring 2015 Commencement Parking


On Line Parking Permit Election/Manage Your Parking Account

Parking Permit Cost Comparison

Curious how Illinois State University parking permit rates compare to other universities in Illinois? A cost comparison chart can be found here.

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