Vendor parking permits are issued to individuals conducting business at Kent State University. Kent State faculty, staff and students are not eligible for Vendor permits.

How to Purchase Vendor Permits:

  • Complete this application. Bring or fax it to Parking Services. (Fax 330-672-4034).

Rates and Payments

  • Vendor permits cost $12.74 per month or $152.88 per year.
  • Payment can be made by cash, check, MasterCard, Visa, or Discover.
Park in:
  • C lots at any time (Brown lots on the Campus Map)
  • A lots at any time (Purple lot on the Campus Map)
  • R lots at any time, except for R10 and R11 (Yellow, and Red lots on the Campus Map)
  • S lots at any time (Purple lots on the Campus Map)
  • Service spaces for the amount of time needed to complete services
  • Kent Student Center visitor’s lot (first two hours at no charge, maximum rate: $6 per visit)
Do not park in:
  • E1
  • R10 lot (beside the MAC Center)
  • R11 lot (behind the Student Center)
  • R25 lot (surrounding the Stockdale Building, Kent Hall and McGilvrey Hall)
  • Handicap spaces
  • Motorcycle spaces
  • State spaces

If you have a current parking permit and you choose to park at a parking meter, you must pay the posted rates.  Meters are enforced 24/7.