COVID-19 Parking Updates

Where can I park during remote academic instruction?

You may park in any student space without a permit.

Is your front desk open during remote academic instruction?

The Parking Services Front Desk in Allendale is now open during regular business hours Monday-Friday 8:00 AM-5:00 PM.  We ask that you please wear a mask when entering the building and practice social distancing once inside.

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Parking Updates and Changes

Winter 2020 Parking Update

March 17, 2020

Permits will not be required in student spaces during the timeframe that GVSU is holding online/remote classes. Faculty/staff spaces will STILL require permits, as well as specially signed spaces. Pay to park areas still require payment.

Increased Parking for Allendale Residents

January 02, 2020

The Fall 2019 Parking Lot Survey indicated a need for increased Allendale Resident parking on north campus. With the appropriate permit, Allendale Residents may now utilize D3.

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GVSU is a permit-only campus.

If you do not have a permit, you may obtain one from either of our offices or utilize the pay-to-park locations.

Permits are required in student and faculty/staff areas Monday though Thursday, 3:00 am - 6:30 pm and on Fridays, 3:00 am - 5:00 pm. Residential spaces on the Pew Campus require a permit 24/7.

Overnight parking (3:00 am -6:00 am) is only permitted in residential parking areas.


To offer information and efficient customer service resulting in a positive parking experience for the University community.