We'll help you navigate parking on campus

The Office of Parking Operations aims to make the experience of parking and driving as easy as possible for everyone on the IU Bloomington campus—whether you're here to learn, work, or visit.


IUB Parking Garage Reverse Auction Coming Soon!

The Henderson Parking Garage Reverse Auction is opening soon! Now includes parking for other garages available for bid!

Learn about the reverse auction 

License Plate Recognition (LPR) Testing

This month, IU Bloomington Parking Operations will begin evaluating new License Plate Recognition (LPR) enforcement technology.

Learn more about LPR

Student and Evening Permits

Student (ST) and Evening permits are available for purchase online and will be mailed to the student's local (IU/Bloomington) address, which must be entered when purchasing. Stadium lot enforcement begins September 1 (minimum ST permit required for parking).

Bike Lockers

Rent a bike locker to protect your bike from inclement weather and theft. Enclosed bike lockers are available for any student to rent for $25 per academic year.

Learn more about bike lockers

Three feet bicycle passing law goes into effect July 1

Motorists are required to give at least three feet of clearance when passing bicyclist in Indiana. See the Indiana General Assembly website for more information. * (See External Links Notification below)

Motorized Scooters have arrived in Bloomington

Find the policy and some safety tips for their use on the IU Campus by visiting our Motorized Scooter Guidelines page.