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Permit Eligibility Criteria

Parking permits are available to faculty, staff and students who meet the following criteria:

Designated Exclusion Zone Boundaries

The Chicago campus exclusion zone boundaries are defined as:

Any person living within the exclusion zone boundaries is not be eligible for a commuter permit. The zip codes included in the exclusion zone are: 60610, 60654, 60661, 60606, 60604, 60603, 60602, 60601, 6061. Addresses on North Ave between Lake Shore Dr and Halsted St, Halsted St between Van Buren St and North Ave, or Van Buren St between Lake Shore Dr and Halsted St does not establish parking eligibility.

Local addresses are secured from your official university records. Human Resources submits faculty and staff addresses and each school's Student Services office submits student addresses. If your address information is outdated or incorrect, it is your responsibility to have this corrected. Permits will not be issued until this information is current.

Proof of residency may be requested.

Permit Policies