Vendors who need to park on campus may choose to use visitor parking facilities or purchase a special permit. These permits are not available to purchase online.

Vendors are responsible to comply with university parking policies.

Vendor Permits

These permits are issued to representatives of commercial organizations who visit campus often to conduct business with the university. This permit is transferable between vehicles.

Contact our office for current permit zone options, pricing information, and parking locations. We accept cash, check, or credit card (American Express, Discover, JCB, MasterCard, or Visa). Vendors may also request that the permit be billed to the company (and must provide authorization).

New vendors must purchase their initial permit in person at the Parking Operations office in the Henderson parking garage. Continuing vendors may also come to the office or make a purchase by emailing us at These permits are not available to purchase online.

If a permit is ordered by email, you will be mailed an invoice.  

Permits may be purchased in a company's name. You will be asked to provide your vehicle license plate number, car description, and company name and address.

Vendors who choose not to purchase a permit must use metered parking or a pay parking facility, or purchase a visitor parking permit.

A permit is not required for freight trucks or public service vehicles such as telephone, electric, and gas company vehicles.