Cleveland State University


Lot 22 (Student Center Parking) & Rec Garage (RG)

How to Use the Student Center Parking Pay Station

Lot 22The Pay Station operates like a parking meter -- you pay for the amount of time you need using a credit card, debit card or cash. Just remember your parking space number, enter it into the Pay Station, request the number of hours you need and submit payment.

The Pay Station issues a receipt upon payment that provides you with the time your parking expires and your space number.

CSU Prepaid hangtags are not valid in the Student Center garage except for when displayed with a disabled parking placard on vehicles parked in designated disabled parking spaces.

The Pay Station is in force 24 hours/everyday.

Pay station rate = $1 per 30 minutes. Max 5-hour increments.

The Pay Station does not dispense change, excess payments will not be refunded.

Citations will be issued on expired spaces every two hours.

Please direct questions or comments to or call 216-687-2023.


  1. Touch screen to activate
  2. Enter parking space number (Lot 22 only)
  3. Press OK
  4. To purchase time press 1
  5. To add more time press 2
  6. Accepts $1 and $5 bills (no coins)
  7. Accepts Debit cards, Visa & Master Card
  8. Pay station does not give change, excess payments will not be refunded
  9. Lot 22: Please take your receipt It shows when meter expires
  10. RG: Place the receipt FACE UP on your dashboard to clearly display the expiration time