Parking Services will resume office hours beginning July 6 from 7:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Normal office hours will resume on July 13 from 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

If you need motorist assistance, please contact the KSU Police department at 330-672-2212. For all parking questions, please email

Permit Sales

Summer 2020

Summer permits are availabe for purchase in our office.


Fall 2020

Graduates: Monday, July 13

Seniors: Wednesday, July 15

Juniors: Friday, July 17

Sophomores: Tuesday, July 21

All students: Thursday, July 23

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.