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Student Permits

Special Announcements: 

Fall 2015 permit sales will remain available through November 30th. Spring permits are now available for purchase and are valid beginning January 1, 2016. Vehicles without a registered permit may utilize Visitor Parking Options.  Log in to MyParking after reviewing your parking options below. 

WINTER PARKING NOTICE                                                                                                                                                     Standard permit enforcement remains in effect during semester break with the exception of the designated university holidays, Friday, December 25, 2015 through Friday, January 1, 2016. Reserved and restricted areas must be observed during this time. Weekly permits are available viaMyParking. Vehicles should not be stored on campus in the absence of the owner/driver; however, active resident permit holders may do so with advance arrangements with the ACaPS Office. The ACaPS Office reserves the right to relocate vehicles for emergency/maintenance management if the driver/owner is unavailable.

PARKING CITATIONS APPEAL COMMITTEE                                                                                                                         Parking appeal decisions are currently being rendered by a 100% student perspective.  

2015-2016 Fall and Spring Permit Options

Fall and Spring parking permits are now available! Click here to view the campus parking map. Log in to   MyParking at IIT to view your options and purchase your permit today!  Permit prices are prorated on the 1st and 16th of each month. Prorated rates are reflected in MyParking. Permit descriptions are listed below.


Fall and Spring Options - $261.00 per semester
Access to Reserved Resident Parking in lots A5, D1, and D3 only. Parking in Flex Lots is NOT permissible. Residents may choose a Resident OR Flex permit.


Fall and Spring Options - $225.00 per semester
Access to lots A2 & A2 East.


Fall and Spring Options - $261.00 per semester
Access to lots A3, B2, B3, C1, C2, D1-D2, and D5.


Fall and Spring Option - $261.00 per semester
Students with a state issued handicap placard may park in designated Handicap spaces campus wide with an IL Tech parking permit. Blue permits also have access to general spaces campus wide to facilitate reasonable proximity.
Review the Accessible Parking Policy Here.


Fall and Spring Options - $140.00 per semester
Access to general spaces campus wide from 4pm - 7am, Monday-Friday.


Fall and Spring Options - $261.00 per semester
Access to designated carpool spaces in lots B2, C2, D1, and D5 . Primary responsible customer 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.


$20 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.

Occasional PARKER PLAN

$60.00 per bundle                                                                                                                                                              Valid in Flex Parking Lots A3, B2, B3, C1, C2, D1-D2, and D5                                                                                             Il Tech, Shimer, and VanderCook students may participate in the Occasional Parker Plan. Plan members may purchase bundles of (10) one-day parking passes in the Access, Card, and Parking Services Office.    


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.


Parking permits will be actively enforced Monday-Friday, 7am - 7pm. 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. Permits purchased after January 1st will be effective immediately for the registered vehicle(s).


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 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.

Student Charge and Permit Refund Deadline

The Spring deadline for the student charge payment method AND to request permit refunds is Saturday, January 23, 2016.