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Parking and Transit Services

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.

Parking permits for the Summer are still available for purchase in our office. Please visit 123 Schwartz Center for permit availability. If you have any questions please contact Parking Services at 330-672-4432 or

Fall 2018 Permit Sales Dates

Graduate students                                          July 9

Seniors (90+ credit hours)                             July 12

Juniors (60-89 credit hours)                          July 30

Sophomores (30-59 credit hours)                Aug. 1

All students                                                      Aug. 3