2022-2023 Permit Rates

All permits are virtual and must be purchased using our online system

Student Permits

Type of Permit Fee Online Expiration
Yellow

Annual: $92
Fall: $70
Spring: $70
Summer: $40

Annual: 8/15/2023
Fall: 12/31/2022
Spring: 8/15/2023
Summer: 8/15/2023

Orange

Annual: $92
Fall: $70
Spring: $70
Summer: $40

Annual: 8/15/2023
Fall: 12/31/2022
Spring: 8/15/2023
Summer: 8/15/2023

Green Free 8/15/2023

Student Reserved Spaces

Type of Permit Annual Semester
Yellow Reserved

$500

$274

Orange Reserved

$500

$274

Faculty/Staff Permits

Type of Permit Fee Online Expiration
Blue

Annual: $135
Fall: $100
Spring: $100

Annual: 8/15/2023
Fall: 12/31/2022
Spring: 8/15/2023

AFSCME 1890 Blue

Annual: $116
Fall: $100
Spring: $100

Annual: 8/15/2023
Fall: 12/31/2022
Spring: 8/15/2023

Green Free 8/15/2023

Faculty/Staff Reserved Spaces

Type of Permit Annual
(Monday - Friday
7 a.m. -7 p.m.)
Annual
(All Times)
Red/Blue

$810

$945
Handicapped $135 $270

Retirees

Type of Permit Fee Online Expiration
Retiree (from NIU) $10 8/15/2023

Motorcycles

Type of Permit Fee Online Expiration
Motorcycle Annual $50 8/15/2023
Motorcycle Fall $25 12/31/2022
Motorcycle Spring $25 8/15/2023

Temporary and Visitor Permits

Temporary and Visitor permits are available for purchase online. Note: month-long permits are only available to students, faculty and staff. 

Length of Permit Amount
Day $6
Week $12
Month $30

Service/Vendor Permits

Service/vendor permits are available for purchase online. More details on who qualifies for service permits can be located in the service/vendor permits section.

Length of Permit Amount
Day $6
Week $12
Month $30
Year $135

Visual and Performing Arts

Visual and Performing Arts (Community School of the Arts) Permits permits are available for purchase. More details on who qualifies for service permits can be located in the Visual and Performing Arts section.

Length of Permit Amount
6 Months $30
Year $60

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.

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