Parking Information Updated 2021

OSU Transportation Services offers a special parking permit for KidSpirit families. The permit is $45.00 for the term purchased. This is a price increase from previous summers, but families can park for 30 minutes instead of only 15 minutes. This pass can be used when dropping off and picking up a child. To purchase a permit, please call OSU Transportation Services (541) 737-2583 or email [email protected] Permits will be valid starting June 15, 2021, Summer Term. Multiple vehicles can be associated with your permit.
Permit holders are allowed to park in any A, B, or C commuter zones and metered spaces for less than 30 minutes for pick-up/drop-off of KidSpirit participants.

Parking areas that are close to KidSpirit programs include:

  • The parking garage, located across from Gill Coliseum and by the OSU Bookstore on 26th street
  • In front of Dixon Recreation Center on 26th street, two hours maximum
  • The parking lot on the corner of 14th street and Washington Way 
  • Benton Place, located off of Washington Way
  • In the parking lot off of Jefferson Way next to the Kerr Administration Building and McAlexander Fieldhouse 


Permits are not required in commuter zone parking lots after 5:00 pm and on weekends.
For questions about parking, please call OSU Transportation Services at 541.737.2583 or visit for more information on OSU campus parking.