Cleveland State University




Recreation Center Parking Pass Rates

Parking passes are $15 per month and members cannot purchase a pass longer than the length of their membership.

Current Cleveland State students, faculty/staff, and business partners must purchase a parking pass from CSU Parking Services.

Non-CSU Affiliates of the Recreation Center (Alumni, Community and Sponsored members) are eligible to purchase a Recreation Center Parking Pass allowing access to:

  • Lot 54: Surface lot located between E. 23rd and E. 24th, south of Payne.
  • East Garage: Parking garage located east of the Recreation Center on Chester Avenue
  • Rec Garage: Parking garage located below the Recreation Center on Chester Avenue.
  • Lot 90: Surface lot located on East 30th between Euclid and Chester.
To get to the Recreation Center from the Rec garage, take the elevator in the garage up to the third floor. Go across the innerlink bridge overlooking the Recreation Center. At the end either take the stairs or the elevator down to the first floor.

For a map of the eligible parking surfaces and garages please visit the following link:

Policy Information

The Recreation Center cannot sell a parking pass without a license plate number, make, model, year, and color of the vehicle. Each member choosing to park at CSU is expected to comply with established rules and procedures. Please see additional information under Parking Rules at

All Recreation Center parking passes must be hung in the rearview mirror of the car. The parking pass is valid for 3 hours of member parking per day. If your parking pass is lost or stolen the replacement fee is $40 unless the replacement cost is below the current value of the pass. Then the replacement cost is the value of the current parking pass. Current Cleveland State University students, faculty/staff, business partners and their spouses must purchase a parking pass from CSU Parking Services.

Driving Directions

View Larger Map