Permits

Permit Parking at IUPUI

Students, Faculty, Staff and Affiliates of IUPUI are eligible to purchase permits.  Parking and Transportation Services manages multiple lots and garages on campus that require a permit to park.  The permit options you have depend on your affiliation with the University.

Explore your permit options below:

ST

Commuter Student Permit
Eligibility: Any IUPUI student not living in a campus housing residence
  • Term: By semester or academic year.
  • 2019/20 Price: $174.20 semester / $348.40 academic year
  • Valid Parking:
    • ST and NC surface spaces and ST spaces in: Barnhill, Sports (center section), Riverwalk (ST spaces only), Blackford, Gateway, and Lockefield (ST section) garages.
  • Additional Parking Permissions:
    • Between 4 p.m. – 9 a.m. Monday through Friday, all day on weekends, University holidays, and during fall, winter, spring and summer breaks, valid in EM surface spaces.

NC ST

North Campus Student Permit
Eligibility: Any IUPUI student
  • Term: By semester or academic year.
  • 2019/20 Price: $86.25 semester / $172.50 academic year
  • Valid Parking:
    • NC surface spaces on Indiana Avenue.
  • Additional Parking Permissions: 
    • Between 4 p.m. – 9 a.m. Monday through Friday, all day on weekends, University holidays, and during fall, winter, spring and summer breaks, valid in ST and EM surface spaces.

This permit option may be capped and placed on a waitlist.

CH

Campus Housing Student Permit
Eligibility: Students living in Ball Residence or Riverwalk Apartments and Townhomes.
  • Term: By semester or academic year.
  • 2019/20 Price: $272.70 semester / $545.40 academic year
  • Valid Parking:
    • CH surface spaces.
  • Additional Parking Permissions: 
    • Between 4 p.m. – 9 a.m. Monday through Friday, all day on weekends, University holidays, and during fall, winter, spring and summer breaks, valid in ST and EM surface spaces.

This permit option may be capped and placed on a waitlist.

TGS

Tower Garage Student Permit
Eligibility: Students living in University Tower
  • Term: By semester or academic year.
  • 2019/20 Price: $377.45 semester / $754.90 academic year
  • Valid Parking:
    • Tower Garage.
  • Additional Parking Permissions: 
    • Between 4p.m through 9a.m. Monday through Friday, all day on weeekends, University holidays, and during fall, winter, spring, and summer breaks, valid in ST and EM surface spaces and permit designated garages (excludes student garages).

This permit option may be capped and placed on a waitlist.

BGS

Blackford Garage Student Permit
Eligibility: Students living in North Hall
  • Term: By semester or academic year.
  • 2019/20 Price: $377.45 semester / $754.90 academic year
  • Valid Parking:
    • BGS spaces in Blackford Garage.
  • Additional Parking Permissions: 
    • Between 4p.m through 9a.m. Monday through Friday, all day on weeekends, University holidays, and during fall, winter, spring, and summer breaks, valid in ST and EM surface spaces and permit designated garages (excludes student garages).

This permit option may be capped and placed on a waitlist.

DST

Accessible Student Permit
Eligibility: Any IUPUI student with proper documentation.
  • Term: By month, semester, academic year or annually.
  • 2019/20 Price: $174.20 semester / $348.40 academic year 
  • Valid Parking: IUPUI D spaces, garages, IUPUI Disabled meters (meters fees apply), EM, ST and NC surface spaces.
  • Documentation:
    • Short-term: Permits may be issued up to sixty days from the date of a signed medical note.
    • Permanent: BMV authorization will need to be presented. The customer name on the BMV documentation and the vehicle owner must match.
      • License plate: Provide a copy of vehicle registration.
      • State placard: Bring in placard and BMV receipt.
Students may be eligible for additional services through the Office of Adaptive Educational Services.

MST

Motorcycle Student Permit Sticker
Eligibility: Any IUPUI student
  • Term: By semester, annually or academic year.
  • 2019/20 Price: Free with the purchase of any other permit, otherwise $174.20 semester / $348.40 academic year.
  • Valid Parking:Motorcycle parking areas and in ST surface spaces.

EM

Employee Surface Lot Permit
Eligibility: Any IUPUI or IU faculty or staff who work primarily on the IUPUI campus
  • Term: By month, semester, academic year, annually or multiyear.
  • FY 2019/20 Price: Based on salary.
  • Valid Parking:
    • EM, ST and NC surface spaces.
  • Additional Parking Permissions: 
    • During fall, winter, spring and summer breaks: Barnhill, Sports (center section), Blackford Street (non-BG spaces) and Gateway garages.

NC

North Campus Employee Permit
Eligibility: Any IUPUI or IU faculty or staff who work primarily on the IUPUI campus
  • Term: By month, annually or multiyear.
  • FY 2019/20 Price: $414/year
  • Valid Parking:
    • NC surface spaces.
  • Additional Parking Permissions: 
    • Between 2 p.m. – 9 a.m. Monday through Friday, all day on weekends and University holidays, and during fall, winter, spring, and summer breaks, valid in ST and EM surface spaces.

D

Accessible Employee Permit
Eligibility: Any IUPUI or IU faculty or staff with proper documentation
  • Term: By month, semester, or annually.
  • FY 2019/20 Price: Based on salary.
  • Valid Parking: IUPUI D spaces, garages, IUPUI Disabled meters (meters fees apply), EM, ST and NC surface spaces.
  • Documentation:
    • Short-term: Permits may be issued up to sixty days from the date of a signed medical note.
    • Permanent: BMV authorization will need to be presented. The customer name on the BMV documentation and the vehicle owner must match.
      • License plate: Provide a copy of vehicle registration.
      • State placard: Bring in placard and BMV receipt.
Employees may contact the Office of Equal Opportunity for additional assistance.

EVENING

Evening Employee Permit
Eligibility: Any IUPUI or IU faculty or staff who work primarily on the IUPUI campus
  • Term: Annually or multiyear.
  • FY 2019/20 Price: Based on your salary.
  • Valid Parking:
    • Only between 2 p.m. – 9 a.m. Monday through Friday in EM, ST, and NC surface spaces and permit garages (excludes student garages).
    • All day on weekends and University holidays in EM, ST, and NC surface spaces and permit garages (excludes student garages).

CEM

Combo Surface Lot and Garage Employee Permit
Eligibility: Any IUPUI or IU faculty or staff who work primarily on the IUPUI campus
  • Term: Annually or multiyear.
  • FY 2019/20 Price: Based on your salary.
  • Valid Parking: Selected garage and EM, ST, or NC surface spaces.

NOTE: Some garages are on a waitlist and the garage of your choice may not be available.

GARAGE

Garage Employee Permit
Eligibility: Any IUPUI or IU faculty or staff who work primarily on the IUPUI campus
  • Term: Annually or multiyear.
  • FY 2019/20 Price: Based on your salary.
  • Valid Parking: 
    • Selected garage location and lots 101, 103 and 104.
  • Additional Parking Permissions:
    • Only between 4 p.m. – 9 a.m. Monday through Friday in EM, ST, and NC surface spaces and permit garages (excludes student garages).
    • All day on weekends and University holidays in EM, ST, and NC surface spaces and permit garages (excludes student garages).
    • During fall, winter, spring and summer breaks: EM, ST, and NC surface spaces.

NOTE: Some garages are on a waitlist and the garage of your choice may not be available.

CP

Carpool Employee Permit
Eligibility: Any IUPUI or IU faculty or staff who work primarily on the IUPUI campus and fulfill carpool program requirements
  • Term: Annually.
  • FY 2019/20 Price: Based on your salary.
  • Valid Parking: Choose a specific garage location or choose surface lot carpool permit (EM, ST, and NC surface spaces).

NOTE: Some garages are on a waitlist and the garage of your choice may not be available.

MC

Motorcycle Employee Permit Sticker
Eligibility: Any IUPUI or IU faculty or staff who work primarily on the IUPUI campus 
  • Term: Annually or multiyear.
  • FY 2019/20 Price: Free with the purchase of any other permit, otherwise the same rate as the EM permit (Based on your salary).
  • Valid Parking: Motorcycle parking areas and in EM surface spaces. 

EM

Employee Surface Lot Permit
Eligibility: As determined by IU Health and IUHP
  • Term: By month, annually or multiyear.
  • Price: Covered by IUH/IUHP.
  • Valid Parking:
    • EM, ST and NC surface spaces.
  • Alternate Parking Permissions: 
    • During fall, winter, spring and summer breaks: Barnhill, Sports (center section), Blackford Street (non-BG spaces) and Gateway garages.

NC

North Campus Employee Permit
Eligibility: As determined by IU Health and IUHP
  • Term: By month, annually or multiyear.
  • Price: Covered by IUH/IUHP
  • Valid Parking:
    • NC surface spaces.
  • Additional Parking Permissions: 
    • Between 2 p.m. – 9 a.m. Monday through Friday, all day on weekends and University holidays, and during fall, winter, spring, and summer breaks, valid in ST and EM surface spaces.

D

Accessible Employee Permit
Eligibility: Any IU Health/IUHP employee with proper documentation
  • Term: By month or annually.
  • Price: Covered by IUH/IUHP.
  • Valid Parking: IUPUI D spaces, garages, IUPUI Disabled meters (meters fees apply), EM, ST and NC surface spaces.
  • Documentation:
    • Short-term: Permits may be issued up to sixty days from the date of a signed medical note.
    • Permanent: BMV authorization will need to be presented. The customer name on the BMV documentation and the vehicle owner must match.
      • License plate: Provide a copy of vehicle registration.
      • State placard: Bring in placard and BMV receipt.

EVENING

Evening Employee Permit
Eligibility: As determined by IU Health and IUHP
  • Term: By single or multi-year.
  • Price: Covered by IUH/IUHP.
  • Valid Parking:
    • Only between 2 p.m. – 9 a.m. Monday through Friday in EM, ST, and NC surface spaces and permit garages (excludes student garages).
    • All day on weekends and University holidays in EM, ST, and NC surface spaces and permit garages (excludes student garages).

GARAGE

Garage Employee Permit
Eligibility: Any IU Health/IUHP employees
  • Term: By single or multi-year.
  • Price: Employee covers 100% of cost via payroll deduction - $910.44 annually 
  • Valid Parking:
    • Selected garage location and lots 101, 103 and 104. 
  • Additional Parking Permissions:                                              
    • Only between 4 p.m. – 9 a.m. Monday through Friday in EM, ST, and NC surface spaces and permit garages (excludes student garages).
    • All day on weekends and University holidays in EM, ST, and NC surface spaces and permit garages (excludes student garages).
    • During fall, winter, spring and summer breaks: EM, ST, and NC surface spaces.

NOTE: Some garages are on a waitlist and the garage of your choice may not be available.

MC

Motorcycle Employee Permit Sticker
Eligibility: Any IU Health/IUHP employee
  • Term: Annually or multiyear.
  • Price: Covered by IUH/IUHP.
  • Valid Parking:Motorcycle parking areas and in EM, ST or NC surface spaces.

Vendors performing work on a regular basis for university departments are eligible to purchase VN permits.

Contractors working on campus construction projects are able to park at 1302 Indiana Avenue with the purchase of North Campus (NC) permits. The project foreman may have the option of purchasing a VN permit (limit of 2).

Before permits can be purchased, companies will need to obtain authorization. Acceptable documentation includes one of the following:

  • Letter from the university department.
  • Kick-off meeting form.
  • Request from Capital Planning and Facilities Office or Campus Facility Services.

Permits are purchased in the Parking and Transportation Services office located at 1004 W Vermont St. 


VN

Vendor or Contractor Permit
Eligibility: Authorized vendors and contractor foreman
  • Term: By month or annually.
  • Price: $1,343.04 annually.
  • Valid Parking:
    • EM, ST, NC surface spaces and all garages.
    • For up to two hours in SV spaces.

NC

North Campus Vendor or Contractor Permit
Eligibility: Authorized vendors and contractors
  • Term: By month or annually.
  • Price: $414.00 annually.
  • Valid Parking:
    • NC surface spaces.
  • Additional Parking Permissions: 
    • Between 2 p.m. – 9 a.m. Monday through Friday, all day on weekends and University holidays, valid in ST and EM surface spaces.

Departments are able to obtain permits for University vehicles and for their employees permforming work duties around campus.

UV

University Vehicle Permit                                                                         
Eligibility: IUPUI departments with university vehicles
  • Term: Annually.
  • Price: No charge.
  • Valid Parking:
    • UV, EM, ST, NC surface lots and garages.
    • For up to two hours in SV spaces.

SV

Service Employee Permit                                                                        
Eligibility: Employees performing work around campus who also have another IUPUI permit
  • Term: Annually.
  • Price: Must be paid for using a University Account - $330.48 annually.
  • Valid Parking:
    • EM, ST, NC surface lots and garages.
    • For up to two hours in SV spaces.

The SV permit must be displayed at all times in conjunction with another valid IUPUI permit.

An affiliate of IU or IUPUI is a student, employee or volunteer who does research or has work duties on campus, but is not paid by the University. 

To be eligible for a permit, you will need to come to our offices. Please bring with you a verification letter from the associated department or school on their letterhead.

For more information on affiliate permit options or rates, feel free to email us at permits@iupui.edu.

Permit Sale Dates

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PERMIT TERM

Annual / MultiyearAcademic YearFallSpringSummer

PERMIT  TYPES

STUDENTN/AAug 1Aug 1Dec 1May 1
EMPLOYEE/ IUHJune 1N/AAug 1Dec 1May 1

Waitlists

Waitlists were created to ensure that spaces in high-demand areas are given out in a fair and consistent manner. You can add your name to multiple waitlists through our online services. A notification email will be sent when your name comes up.

   

Garages currently on a waitlist:

Blackford | Inlow | North | Riley | Riverwalk | Tower | University | Vermont | Wilson

Surface permits currently on a waitlist:

North Campus | Campus Housing (CH) 

Parking Privileges at Other IU Campuses

 

 

Do you have a class or meetings at other IU campuses?  Check out Intercampus Parking privileges before you go to find out where your permit may be eligible to park!