Fall 2019 Permits Still Available


Permits for fall semester are still available (this includes permits valid through spring semester). There are various types of C and R permits for commuters and S permits for residence hall students available. Please contact Parking Services at 330-672-4432 to check availability.

Permit Sales


  • Graduates: Monday, Nov. 25
  • Seniors (90+ Credit Hours): Tuesday, Nov. 26
  • Juniors (60-89 Credit Hours): Monday, Dec. 2
  • Sophomores (30-59 Credit Hours): Wednesday, Dec. 4
  • Freshman (0-29 Credit Hours): Friday, Dec. 6
Hours of Operation

Office Hours

Monday - Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 

Motorist's Assistance

Monday - Thursday: 7 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Friday: 7 a.m. - 6 p.m. 

The hours of operation may vary during summer and breaks.

PARTA Bus Service
Motorist's Assistance
Pay Ticket Online

Mission Statement

Kent State University Parking and Transit Services strives to provide safe and well-maintained parking facilities in addition to efficient and dependable transit services for the Kent campus community. This is accomplished through the fostering of an effective and reliable delivery of service for campus parking and transit needs in support of Kent State University's mission.

In addition to overseeing the operation of over 12,000 parking spaces on the Kent Campus, Parking and Transit Services provides a broad range of related services including online parking permit sales, online citation payments and appeals, special event parking, visitor parking, parking lot enforcement, a motorist assistance program, parking lot maintenance and snow removal and 24-hour security at Dix Stadium.