Parking Services


Important Announcements

We are currently out of bikes for the Fall semester. Please watch this website for updates. We will post an announcement here if more bikes become available.

Hours: Parking Service office hours are Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Fall/Annual Student Parking Permits for the 2014-2015 year are on sale on the website and are available in the office. 

Fall/Annual Student Reserve Permits – Students interested in a reserved space, for the 2014-2015, year may call the Parking Services office at 815-753-1045.

A Bike "Fix-It" Station has been added to the new bicycle parking area on the north side of Campus Parking Services. The Fix-It Station contains tools such as wrenches, Allen (hex key) wrenches, screwdrivers, and an air pump. There are also 12 bike loops located near the bicycle Fix-It Station.

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact Campus Parking at 815-753-1045 or We are happy to help!

Parking Lot Closures

Please see Construction and Lot Closings.

Holmes Student Center Bus Turnaround is now closed to through traffic

The only vehicles allowed in the bus turnaround are those utilizing service vehicle parking, handicapped parking, HSC Hotel parking, and the HSC catering van. Those needing to utilize the Holmes Student Center's services may utilize 15-minute parking spaces in Lot D, utilize the Huskie Bus service, pay parking meters in Lot D or Lot 5 (Campus Life Building), or pay to park in the visitor pay lot. Please feel free to contact us at 815-753-1045 or if you need assistance locating alternative parking areas.

Please note that parking regulations are enforced even when classes are not in session

Some parking regulations are enforced when the University is closed (including reserved spaces, handicapped spaces, 15 minute spaces, and "at all times" lots). Any specific questions about enforcement over breaks please contact Campus Parking Services. (815) 753-1045 or