Summer Permit Sales Dates

Graduates: Monday, May 1

All Students: Wednesday, May 3


Fall 2023-2024 Permit Sales Dates

Graduates: Monday, July 24

Seniors (90+ credit hours): Wednesday, July 26

Juniors (60-89 credit hours): Friday, July 28

Sophomores (30-59 credit hours): Monday, July 31

Freshman (0-29 credit hours): Wednesday, Aug. 2

Hours of Operation

Office Hours

Monday - Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


Motorist's Assistance

Monday - Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.


For after-hours and weekend motorist assistance, contact the Kent State University Police Department at 330-672-2212. 

The hours of operation may vary during summer and breaks.

Additional Resources

PARTA Bus Service
Motorist's Assistance
Pay Ticket Online

Mission Statement

Kent State University Parking and Transit Services strives to provide safe and well-maintained parking facilities in addition to efficient and dependable transit services for the Kent campus community. This is accomplished through the fostering of an effective and reliable delivery of service for campus parking and transit needs in support of Kent State University's mission.

In addition to overseeing the operation of over 12,000 parking spaces on the Kent Campus, Parking and Transit Services provides a broad range of related services including online parking permit sales, online citation payments and appeals, special event parking, visitor parking, parking lot enforcement, a motorist assistance program, parking lot maintenance and snow removal, and 24-hour security at Dix Stadium.