Parking Services

Contact Us

Parking Services
121 Normal Road
815-753-1045
parking@niu.edu

Office Hours

Monday-Friday
7:30 a.m.-4 p.m.

The lobby is currently closed to in-person transactions.

On-campus Parking Restrictions

NIU has increased the number of parking lots that require a parking permit 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. Vehicles that are not permitted may be ticketed and towed at the owner’s expense. 

Information about visitor parking permits is available online. If you have questions about parking, please email parking@niu.edu or call 815-753-1045.

Important Announcements

  • FY21 student parking permits are now available for purchase. In person sales are not available; however, several other options are available.
  • FY21 faculty/staff parking permits are now available for purchase. In person sales are not available; however, several other options are available.
  • Retiree permits are now available for purchase. In person sales are not available; however there is another option available.
  • City's Safe Streets program: street parking will no longer be available and overnight parking is banned in certain neighborhoods. Learn how DeKalb parking ordinances may affect you.
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