Fall 2014 Parking Permit Sales

All student parking permits must be purchased online.  As of August 15, 2014 permits will no longer be mailed.  All permits must now be picked up in the Parking Services office, 123 Schwartz Center.


Beginning July 1, 2014, PARTA will sell parking permits for the Kent Central Gateway parking deck located in downtown Kent - just a few minutes away from front campus. The cost of the deck permit is $150 for the academic year (Aug. 25, 2014 – May 31, 2015). This parking permit is valid Monday - Friday, from 6:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the KCG deck. To purchase the deck permit, bring your valid Kent State FLASHcard to PARTA’s main office located at 2000 Summit Rd. or the Kent Central Gateway ticket office located at 201 E. Erie St. between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday – Friday. If you have questions or need further information about the deck permit, call the Portage Area Regional Transportation Authority (PARTA) office at 330-678-7745.