Parking Services


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Important Announcements

Student Permits for Spring and Spring/Summer semesters are on sale now.  Both are available in the office and on our website,  Spring permits are $64.00, with an expiration date of May 31, 2016.  Spring/Summer permits are $69.00, with an expiration date of August 15, 2016.

There is no additional charge for ordering your permit through the website and having it mailed to you. If you order online, please allow additional time for your permit to be processed and mailed so you are prepared for parking your first day on campus.

If you are interested in a student reserve space please call 815-753-1045.

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

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

Parking Lot Closures

Please see Construction and Lot Closings.

Holmes Student Center Bus Turnaround is closed to through traffic

The only vehicles allowed in the bus turnaround are those with permits for service vehicle parking, handicapped parking, HSC Hotel parking, and the HSC catering van. Those needing to utilize the Holmes Student Center's services should use 15-minute parking spaces in Lot D, pay parking meters in Lot D or Lot 5 (Campus Life Building), pay to park in the Visitor Lot or use the Huskie Bus service  

Please feel free to contact us at 815-753-1045 or if you need assistance locating alternative parking areas.

A Bike "Fix-It" station is available on the north side of Campus Parking Services.  The station contains tools such as wrenches, Allen (hex key) wrenches and screwdrivers.