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Parking Services

Refund Annoucement
Student Parking Permits can be refunded until September 9th. After this date no refunds will be issued.
Fall Permit Sales
Fall permits are available for sale July 5th. We are encouraging everyone to purchase your parking permit online through the use of a computer or smartphone. All new fall permits ordered online can be picked up in the office or mailed. Choosing to order your permit online will save you time. If you order online before September 2, 2022 your permit can be mailed out to you. Permits ordered for pick-up can be picked up from the Parking Office immediately after they are ordered, please have your receipt ready at pick-up. Housing students who wish to add permit fee to student account need to visit parking services in person. Please follow the link to order your parking permit now:

Students who ordered a permit and are waiting on delivery will not be cited for "No Parking Permit". After September 5th all vehicles will be required to have a physical permit in vehicle. Do not park in garages, faculty/staff or reserved lots while awaiting delivery.  If you have not received your permit by this date please contact parking services.
Faculty/Staff Permits
Permits are now available for sale online. Permits can be picked up in the parking office immediately after being ordered. Permits can also be mailed until September 2nd. Reserved, Lot N, or Lot C pass holders do not need to renew their permits, they do not expire.

If you are a current Faculty/Staff member and do not plan to renew your permit, please contact our office.
Parking and Traffic Advisory
Traffic and parking can be heavy during peak times.  Please consider utilizing Lot O, P or the Welcome Center Garage to save time when searching for a parking space. If you are unsure where to locate either location please refer to the campus map 


Parking Services at Northern Kentucky University, along with the assistance of the Department of Public Safety are committed to providing:

  • Quality parking and related services
  • Safe and well maintained parking facilities
  • Promote policies that are customer focused, friendly and economically sound and services that support the mission of the University
  • Ensure space availability for permit holders through citation issuance


Create and effectively meet the parking and transportation demands of the University community, while providing a wide range of quality services within the scope of available resources.

Parking Tips

If you're having trouble finding parking, you can rely on Lot O and the Welcome Center Garage, the two most under-used locations on campus. Use this map to find those lots and plan your route.

Parking Office Hours

Fall & Spring Office Hours
Mon - Thu:  8:00am - 4:30pm
Friday:  8:00am - 4:00pm
Sat/Sun:  Closed

Summer, Fall, Winter & Spring Break Office Hours
Mon - Thu:  8:00am - 4:30pm
Friday:  8:00am - 4:00pm
Sat/Sun:  Closed

400 Nunn Drive
Highland Heights, KY 41099

Phone: (859) 572-5505
Fax: (859) 572-6992