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Parking permits can be purchased at Parking Services on the Allendale and Pew Grand Rapids campus. 

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Parking Updates and Changes

Lot K2 (West)

Lot K2 (West)

Lot K2 (West) is now designated as a shared student commuter and Allendale Resident lot.  In order to park, students must have either a student commuter permit or an Allendale resident permit. Allendale Resident overnight privileges apply.

Oct 26, 2020

Permits Available for Purchase

Permits Available for Purchase

2020-2021 Parking Permits are available for purchase at Parking Services offices in Allendale or Grand Rapids!

Jul 27, 2020

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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 p.m. and on Fridays, 3:00 am - 5:00 p.m. Residential spaces on the Pew Campus require a permit 24/7.

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


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