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2017 Student Summer Parking Options 

Summer permits will be available online for purchase beginning April 3, 2017. Parking permission will be assigned to the registered vehicle. No physical permit will be issued. Contact to add alternate vehicles to your permit. A parking permit is valid for (1) vehicle parked on campus at a time. Session Flex permits will be valid in lots A3, B2, B3, B5 permit, C1 & C1, D1 & D2, and D5. Session Resident permits will be valid in lots A5, D1 Resident, and D3. See Campus Map.To purchase a Summer session permit login to your MyParking account.

Session Price Start Date End Date
Session A $87.00 May 22, 2017 July 1, 2017
Session A (Prorated)* $72.50 May 22, 2017 July 1, 2017
Session B $116.00 June 5, 2017 July 29, 2017
Session C $87.00 July 5, 2017 August 12, 2017
Session D $174.00 May 22, 2017 August 12, 2017
Session D (Prorated)* $159.50 May 22, 2017 August 12, 2017

*Prorated option only available to students with Spring Permits expiring on May 31, 2017.


Refunds for Summer session permits must be requested by the Add/Drop date of each Summer session listed below. Contact to request a refund. 

Session Add/Drop Deadline
Session A, Session A Prorated May 31, 2017
Session B June 9, 2017
Session C July 10, 2017
Session D, Session D Prorated May 31, 2017

Downtown Parking Options

The Downtown Campus offers discounted parking options to IIT students.
Pricing can be found here.  

Students can obtain permits from the DTC Barnes & Noble bookstore. 
Direct questions about parking discounts to the office of Admin & Finance in DTC Suite 265 or 312-906-5100

Fall & Spring Mies Parking Permit Options 

Fall 2017 permits are available online for purchase. Permits can be purchased through your MyParking account. 

Mies Campus Parking Map


Cost - $225.00 per semester
Fall Option - Expires December 31, 2017
Spring Option - January 2018 - May 2018
Access to Lot A2. Overflow parking permissible in A2 East.


Cost - $261.00 per semester                                                                                                                                                 Fall Option - Expires December 31, 2017
Spring Option - January 2018 - May 2018                                                                                                                              Access to lots A3, B2, B3, B5, C1, C2, D1-D2, and D5.


Cost - $261.00 per semester                                                                                                                                               Fall Option - Expires December 31, 2017
Spring Option - January 2018 - May 2018                                                                                                                            Faculty & Staff with a state issued handicap placard may park in designated Handicap spaces campus wide with an Illinois Tech parking permit. Blue permits also have access to general spaces campus wide to facilitate reasonable proximity. Review the Accessible Parking Policy Here.


Cost - $261.00 per semester                                                                                                                                               Fall Option - Expires December 31, 2017
Spring Option - January 2018 - May 2018                                                                                                                              Access to designated carpool spaces in lots B2, C2, D1, and D5. Primary customer responsible for payment and shared hangtag must be established. At least (2) active students must be registered to the carpool. Secondary members may not park their vehicles on the same occasion without separate payment at the hourly/daily visitor rates.

renewing A Carpool permit?

Primary permit holders may login to MyParking to complete purchase. Once purchase is complete, please email ACaPS at listing secondary carpool members and their vehicle information.  

New carpool registration

*Carpool membership form completion required prior to online purchase. Complete the Carpool Parking Request Form. A follow up email from ACaPS will be sent to the primary permit holder with further instructions.

OcCasional parking Program

The last day to purchase a bundle of (10) one day passes is June 16, 2017. All passes must be used by August 31, 2017. Effective June 19, 2017 printed bundles of day passes will no longer be offered. Occasional parkers may purchase Flex day passes at their convenience through MyParking. Permission is assigned to the vehicle license plate number.  Day passes purchased through MyParking are issued to vehicles immediately. 

HawkCard parking gate access will be updated within one business day. Flex day pass purchases are encouraged to be made in advance. Participants may request ongoing parking gate access by completing an Occasional Parker Access Request form. 


Cost - $140.00 per Semester, Lump Sum Payment Required
Fall Option - Expires December 31, 2017
Spring Option - Valid January 2018 - May 2018
Access to general spaces campus wide from 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 a.m., Monday-Friday.


$20.00 per month
Valid in designated spaces available in lots A5, A6, D1-D2, and D5
*Permit is complimentary if registering moped/motorcycle as an alternate vehicle for a paid standard permit vehicle. Alternate vehicles are valid in the corresponding permit lot(s) only. Add this vehicle via My Parking Account.


Daily - $6.00                                                                                                                                                                           Weekly - $30.00 (Valid 7 days)                                                                                                                                           Monthly - $85.00

Daily, weekly and monthly parking is available via MyParking as virtual permits, valid in Flex lots. No physical permit will be issued. Your permit will be linked to your registered vehicle(s). Remember, parking permits are valid for (1) vehicle parked on campus at a time. Parking access will be updated to your HawkCard within (1) business day. Use the parking gate call button for immediate access needs.


All permits except EVENING have 24/7 access to A2 East to facilitate access to Keating Sports Center. EVENING permits are valid during the times specified for the permit type as noted above.


The HawkCard ID is the official access control device for parking gates needed between the times of 8:45 a.m. and 4:45 p.m.

Easy Exit is now available at all permit lots on the Mies (Main) campus. The Hawkcard is no longer needed to exit the parking lots, the gate arm will automatically rise when driving through the exit lane.  


Parking permits will be actively enforced Monday-Friday, 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Complimentary parking is available in general spaces campus wide on a first-come, first-served basis on Saturdays and Sundays. Reserved spaces and restricted areas are enforced 24/7.

Permit Distribution and Payment Options


Physical permits will be mailed to the address of your choice via PERMITDIRECT, our permit fulfillment partner, within (10) business days of purchase.


Lump Sum permits can be paid in full by credit/debit card, electronic check, or student account charge. Students interested in charging their parking permit to their student account must have an active Title IV Authorization (available via MyIIT portal) for Non-Institutional Charges Form on file with the university PRIOR TO PURCHASING A PERMIT. Student charge is available for Fall or Spring permits ONLY.

How to File

Visit the MyIIT Portal → Finances Tab → Student Accounting Office Channel → Title IV Authorization → Select option (2) Non-Institutional Charge Authorization to authorize any applicable financial aid to be applied to your parking fees → email to confirm your payment eligibility for student charge, we will respond within 1 business day.


Fall and Spring permit fees are prorated on the 1st and 16th of each month. Prorated fees are reflected in MyParking. 

The deadlines for the student charge payment method AND to request permit refunds are:

  • September 1st  for Fall 2017
  • January 20th for Spring 2018

Daily, weekly and monthy permits cannot be cancelled/refunded after the effective date of the permit.