Parking Administration

Parking Permits may be purchased online by clicking on the link to the left "Purchase Parking Permit"

Parking on University property

In order for a member of the University Community (students/faculty/staff) to park a vehicle on University property

your vehicle must have a current Missouri State University parking permit properly displayed at ALL times.

All permits except Overnight, Service Vehicle, Special Permits and Temporary/Visitor permits may be purchased online.

Temporary/Visitor permits are $2.50 per day or $10 per week and must be purchased

at the Parking Administration Office, 700 E. Elm Street. Office Hours are 8am to 4:30pm Monday through Friday.

Discounted permits

Orange permits are offered at a deep discount at $65 per year.

This permit will be good for lots 39, 51 and 52, which are located on the northwest perimeter of the campus.

There is a limited amount available, so please take advantage of this offer as soon as possible.

Re-positional permits

We are now using re-positional permits, after many years of using hang-tag parking permits.

These permits will be placed at the bottom left-hand side of the vehicle windshield.

Picture depicting correct placement of parking permit in the bottom left-hand side of the vehicle windshield.



Parking permit fees for 2015-2016

New parking permit fees schedule for 2015-2016
Permit TypeFall & Spring RateSummer RatePer Year
Commuter $91.00 $24.00 $115.00
Residence Hall $164.00 $24.00 $188.00
Lots 27A – Monroe Apartments N/A N/A $360.00
Reserved N/A N/A $180.00
Second Reserved N/A N/A $12.00
Evening $48.00 $24.00 $72.00
Service Vehicle N/A N/A $180.00
Vendor N/A N/A $180.00
Motorcycle N/A $   8.50 $22.00
Overnight N/A N/A $390.00
Orange Permit $52.00 $13.00 $65.00
Metered Parking $1.00 per hour $1.00 per hour N/A
Pass Per Day - Commuter $2.50 per day $2.50 per day N/A
Pass Per Day - Reserved Lots $2.50 per day $2.50 per day N/A
Visitor Week Pass - Commuter/Residence Hall $10.00 per week $10.00 per week N/A
Visitor Week Pass - Reserved Lots $10.00 per week $10.00 per week N/A

Street closures and pedestrian walkway closures

JQH Parkway will become a transit way only route, and will be closed to thru traffic permanently, starting Monday, May 18th - 2015.

The sidewalk between McQueary Family Health Sciences Hall and the new O’Reilly Clinical Health Sciences Center is now closed and will remain closed to pedestrian traffic throughout the summer. Access to McQueary’s North East entrance door will remain open for now but will be temporarily blocked in the future as the work on OCHS progresses.

BearLine Shuttle changes:

For actual route information please see the "Maps" section of the Missouri State University website.

Shuttles will not be running on Labor Day Weekend. The Pink Shuttle Route will be available on Friday, Sept. 4th only.

The regular Maroon Shuttle schedule will resume on Monday, Sept. 6th @ 6pm.

Lot closures and changes:

The new parking lot 20A will be open beginning Monday, August 17th. It is a yellow commuter lot.

Additional information

Parking Meters have increased from $0.75 per hour to $1 per hour. Please be sure to look at the meter you are parking at in order to ensure that you pay the correct amount.

Updates will be made here as well as on MyMissouriState, Facebook, and Twitter