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:

Rates and Payments

  • Daily permits: $4 per day
  • Weekly permits: $7 per week
  • Monthly permits: $13.50 per month
  • Yearly permits: $162.00 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)
  • R lots at any time, except for R10, R11 and R25 (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)
  • Disability spaces
  • Motorcycle spaces
  • State spaces

If you park in a metered area, you will be required to pay the posted fees.