The Parking Office coordinates all campus parking functions, including:

  • Providing information, assistance, and direction to anyone parking on campus.
  • Issuing parking permits to students, faculty, staff, and visitors.
  • Enforcing parking rules and regulations, and coordinating parking services for campus events.
  • A student may register only one vehicle. The student must be the owner (family or individually owned) or the primary operator of that vehicle (family vehicle) and may not register the vehicle of another student.   Parking permits are not transferable between persons.

To call for the JCU Shuttle Service which runs Sunday evening through Friday evening, please call 216-397-2287.  

Please click on the link below to see the new parking arrangements.


During the First Week of Classes there is NO OPEN PARKING.  Open Parking begins each Friday at 5 PM and expires at 7 AM each Monday.


Effective Monday, November 20, 2017, the sale of the SPRING 2018 parking permit will go on sale.  The JCU Commuter, JCU Resident, Freshman Commuter and Green Road Annex  permits will be priced at $150 for the Spring Semester.  The Evening permit will be priced at $60 for the Spring Semester. The permit price will increase on all permits on Friday, January 12th at 5 PM by an additional $25.

All permits will be picked up in the Parking Office, located in the RecPlex, Room 14.   Permits may be picked up in the Parking Office from December 11th – December 15th during the hours of 9:00 AM and 4:30 PM.  During the first week of classes, permits are available for pick up during the hours of 9 AM and 6:30 PM Monday through Thursday.  The hours on Friday are from 9 AM until 4:45 PM.

Do NOT discard your hang tag.  The cost to replace the hang tag is $50 plus the cost of the Fall 2017 permit.  A new validation sticker will be provided to those that currently have a hang tag.  Any student applying for their first Parking Permit will obtain a hang tag along with a validation sticker.  PERMITS WILL NOT BE MAILED

Go to: for more information and to purchase your permit.