On Campus Resident Parking

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Permit Pricing

Parking Locations

Refund Policy

Parking Rules

How to Purchase a Parking Permit (Video)


Purchase permits via CSU GO Online Parking System, by logging in using your CSU ID and Campus Net password.

  • Permits are priced based on the parking zone.
  • Viking Cards are required for permit holders to access garages. 
  • A signed residential contract is required to purchase a resident permit.
  • Class registration for the most current term is required to purchase a permit.
  • Parking accounts must be up-to-date and all citations paid to purchase a permit.  
  • All permits are limited and may sell out. 
  • Click here for Additional Permit Information. 

Campus residents: Three types of permits. View the various location on the Parking Map or view the individual locations below:

  1. White permits provide access to non-core surface lots and the South Garage. 
  2. Green permits provide access to all core garages, a few core surface lots and the South Garage.
  3. Prospect Garage (PG) permits are restricted to students living in a University residence hall (Euclid Commons and Fenn Tower) and a limited number of employees.
    • PG permits provide access to the Prospect Garage and South Garage.
    • Overnight parking for valid PG permit holders will only be available on the third and fourth levels of the garage. Signage is posted to help distinguish spots not eligible for parking between 12 a.m. and 5 a.m.


CSU Parking Campus Resident Prices valid for

FALL 2023 (AUGUST 19, 2023 - DECEMBER 31, 2023)

SPRING 2024 (JANUARY 1, 2024 - MAY 17, 2024)

SUMMER 2024 (MAY 18, 2024 - AUGUST 16, 2024)

Permit Options: includes overnight access Price

Semester Permit

     Fall '23 valid 8/19/2023-12/31/2023

     Spring '24 valid 1/1/2024-5/17/2024

$288.00 per semester
Summer '24, (valid May 18 - August 16) $241.00

Semester Permit 

     Fall '23 valid 8/19/2023-12/31/2023

     Spring '24 valid 1/1/2024-5/17/2024

$372.00 per semester
Summer '24, (valid May 18 - August 16) $304.00

Semester Permit 

     Fall '23 valid 8/19/2023-12/31/2023

     Spring '24 valid 1/1/2024-5/17/2024

$417.00 per semester
Summer '24, (valid May 18 - August 16) $313.00
Daily rates for parking on campus  

South Garage (available for guest overnight parking)

Prospect Garage (no overnight guest parking available)

$2 for the first hour - $1 per hour after. Max $10 per day. Day restarts at 12 a.m.
Other Visitor and short term parking options  

Parking Locations
Lot 14** - (1842 Payne Ave) West Garage (WG)* -  (1851 E. 17th St) Prospect Garage (PG)* - (2350 Prospect Ave)
Lot 40** - (2000 Prospect Ave) Central Garage (CG)* - (1880 E. 21st St)  South Garage (SG)* - (2101 E. 21st St)
Lot 41** - (1850 Carnegie Ave) Main Classroom Garage (MG)** - (1899 E. 22nd St)  
Lot 50 - (2231 Payne Ave)
UG Garage** - (2399 Euclid Ave)  
Lot 54 - (2399 Chester Ave) Lot 20 - (1870 E. 19th St)  
Lot 57 - (1771 E. 24th St) Lot 27** - (2027 Prospect Ave)  
South Garage (SG)* - (2101 E. 21st St) East Garage (EG)* - (2506 Chester Ave)  
Central Garage (CG)* - (1880 E. 21st St)  Valid 5:30pm - 11:59pm; Monday-Friday/5am - 11:59pm; Saturday/Sunday South Garage (SG)* - (2101 E. 21st St)


**Due to limited access, overnight parking is not permitted in this facility. Overnight permits are not valid in these lots.

2022-2023 Refund Policy 

Refund requests submitted for permits that are lost or stolen must be accompanied by a police report.  For more Refund Policy information, click here.

Campus Safety Escort

Students who must walk on campus at night are encouraged to use CSU Escorts by calling 216-687-2020 (Campus Extension 2020) when traveling to and from destinations.

Parking Rules 

Each individual who chooses to park at Cleveland State University is expected to comply with established rules and procedures. See additional information under Parking Rules.


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UPDATED: 5/9/23