Western Kentucky University

Faculty & Staff Parking

Faculty/Staff Parking

Faculty & Staff may choose from several parking options.  There is a waiting list for some permits.

Gated Permits - $400

Gated Regents and Gated Hilltop Permits are sold as a renewal to current gated permit holders.  Additional permits are sold from a waiting list as space allows.  To be placed on either the Gated Regents or Gated Hilltop Waiting List, send an email to: transportation@wku.edu.  Your name will be added in the order it is received.  Waiting lists are maintained from year to year.  Gated permits allow parking in their specific gated lots as well as in Non-Premium and Commuter lots (except PS2) and the "All Permit" lots.

Alumni Square Garage Permit - $200 Year

Faculty and Staff are eligible to buy the Alumni Square Garage Permit which guarantees parking within the facility.  The Alumni Square Garage Permit is also honored in "All Permit" lots.  This option is best suited for Faculty and Staff with offices on the north end of campus.

Premium Permit - $185

Premium Permits are sold as a renewal to current Premium Permit holders.  Additional permits are sold from a waiting list as space allows.  To be placed on the Premium waiting list, send an email to: transportation@wku.edu.  Your name will be added in the order it is received.  Waiting lists are maintained from year to year.  Premium Permits allow parking in Premium and Non-Premium lots, as well as in Commuter lots (except PS2) and the "All Permit" lots.

Non-Premium Permit - $95

The Non-Premium Permit is available to all Faculty and Staff members.  This permit allows parking in all Non-Premium parking lots, as well as in Commuter Lots (except PS2) and the "All Permit" lots.

South Campus Permit - $50

Faculty and Staff may purchase the South Campus Permit which allows parking in the Campbell Lane Lot and the South Campus Lot.  In addition, the South Campus Permit is honored in the Commuter lots (except PS2) and "All Permit" lots after 2:00 PM weekdays, and in the Gated Regents, Gated Hilltop and Mimosa lots after 4:30 PM.  FREE Topper Transit service is available to and from the Campbell Lane Lot and the South Campus Lot Monday - Friday, from 7:20 AM - 9:30 PM.  The South Campus Permit is recommended for Faculty and Staff members who are seeking a low cost parking option, who come to campus occasionally, or who come to campus late in the day.

Disability Parking

A WKU Disability Permit is required to park in disability parking spaces on campus.  WKU Disability permits are issued in person at the PTS office.  For more information regarding disability parking requirements, click HERE.



 Last Modified 3/24/14