Faculty and Staff Permits

Downtown Parking Options

Conviser Law Center offers discounted parking options to Illinois Tech students, staff, and faculty with a valid university ID card. Parking information is available online in The Record. If you have any questions, please contact the Administration and Finance Office in Suite 265 or at 312.906.5100.

2021–2022 Mies Campus Faculty and Staff Parking Permit Options

Annual and Academic Year Renewals

Faculty and staff who were enrolled in an employee parking plan with payroll deductions as of July 31 received an automatic permit renewal effective September 2021. Visit MyParking to view the 2021–2022 rates. 

  • If you would like to KEEP your current parking plan and permit type, no action is required*.
  • If you would like to CHANGE your permit type, please complete a Change Form.
  • If you would like to CANCEL your parking plan and future payroll deductions, please complete a Cancellation Form.

*To confirm or change your permit mailing address, click here. (myIIT login required)

Permit decals will be mailed to the primary address on record beginning August 6. Permit numbers will be linked to the registered vehicle(s) immediately.

Contact acaps@iit.edu with any questions.

Standard Flex Permit*

Annual Option - Expires August 31, 2022
Academic Option (Faculty Only) - Expires May 31, 2022

Fall Option (Faculty Only) - Expires December 31, 2021
Spring Option (Faculty Only) - Valid January 2022 - May 2022
Access to lots A2, A3, B2, B3, B5, C1, C2, D1-D2, and D5.

*The historical A2 Permit has been phased out. The A2 Lot is now a Flex Permit lot.

Blue Permit

Annual Option - Expires August 31, 2022
Academic Option (Faculty Only) - Expires May 31, 2022

Fall Option (Faculty Only) - Expires December 31, 2021
Spring Option (Faculty Only) - Valid January 2022–May 2022

Access to designated Blue permit spaces are located next to the following main campus buildings:

  • IIT Tower
  • 3424 South State
  • Siegel Hall
  • Perlstein Hall
  • Life Sciences

Blue permits also have access to general spaces campus-wide to facilitate reasonable proximity. Review the Accessible Parking Policy Here.

New Blue Permit Registration

Faculty and staff with a state-issued handicap placard may park in designated Blue permit spaces campus-wide with a Blue parking permit. Individuals seeking access to Blue Permit spaces should send a copy of their state-issued handicap placard along with a brief statement expressing the need for a closer proximity parking accommodation to acaps@iit.edu. Issuance of a Blue Permit is subject to approval by the Center for Disability Resources and the ACaPS Office.

Gold Permit

Annual Option Only - Expires August 31, 2022
Access to a lot-specific reserved area designated by permit (A4, B6, C5, or D4) PLUS access to general spaces campus-wide. Due to limited visitor spaces in C5, Gold permit holders may not overflow in C5 Visitor.

Email acaps@iit.edu to confirm availability for a specific gold area.

Evening Permit

Fall Option - Expires December 31, 2021
Spring Option - Valid January 2022 - May 2022
Access to general spaces campus-wide from 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 a.m., Monday-Friday.

Moped/Motorcycle Registration

Fall, Spring, and Summer
$20 per month
Valid in designated spaces available in lots A5, A6, B2, C1, D1-D2, and D5.
*Permit is complimentary if registering moped/motorcycle as an alternate vehicle for a paid standard permit vehicle. Alternate vehicles are valid in the corresponding permit lot(s) only. Add this vehicle via MyParking.

Carpool Permit (Limited Availability)

Access to designated areas campus-wide.

Primary carpool account holders must email secondary carpool member information (first name, last name, campus ID number) to acaps@iit.edu along with their vehicle information.

A2 East

All permits except EVENING have 24/7 access to A2 East to facilitate access to Keating Sports Center. EVENING permits are valid during the times specified for the permit type as noted above.

Temporary Parking

Daily $6.00
Weekly $30.00 (Valid 7 days)
Monthly $85.00

Flex daily, weekly and monthly parking is available via MyParking as virtual permits, valid in Flex lots. No physical permit will be issued. Your permit will be linked to your registered vehicle(s). Remember, parking permits are valid for (1) vehicles parked on campus at a time. Parking access will be updated to your HawkCard within (1) business day. Use the parking gate call button for immediate access needs.

Refunds for temporary parking permits may ONLY be requested prior to the permit effective date. Temporary permits cannot be canceled/refunded after the effective date of the permit.

Accessible Parking

Faculty and staff with a state-issued handicap placard may park in designated Handicap spaces campus-wide with an Illinois Tech parking permit. Review the Accessible Parking Policy Here.

Parking Gate Access

The HawkCard ID is the official access control device for parking gates needed between the times of 8:45 a.m. and 4:45 p.m.

Easy Exit is now available at all permit lots on the Mies (Main) Campus. The HawkCard is no longer needed to exit the parking lots, the gate arm will automatically rise when driving through the exit lane.

Weekend Parking

Parking permits will be actively enforced Monday-Friday, 7 a.m.–7 p.m. Complimentary parking is available in general spaces campus-wide on a first-come, first-served basis on Saturdays and Sundays. Reserved spaces and restricted areas are enforced 24/7.

Permit Distribution and Payment Options

Permit Distribution

Your permit will be immediately linked to your registered vehicle(s) upon renewal/purchase. Physical permits will be mailed to the address of your choice via PERMITDIRECT, our permit fulfillment partner beginning August 6, 2021. Please allow 10 business days for permit mailing. If you do not receive your permit within this timeframe or have a general inquiry, please contact us at acaps@iit.edu.

Payment Options

Staff Permits

Bi-weekly payroll deductions beginning September 10, 2021

Faculty Permits

Monthly payroll deductions beginning September 30, 2021

Lump-sum payment by credit/debit card or electronic check required for weekly and monthly permits. Semester permits are eligible for lump sum payroll deduction. Permits will be prorated on a semi-monthly basis. Initial deductions will be adjusted, subsequent payments will be the equivalent of the standard bi-weekly/monthly schedule.

Permit Cancellations

Bi-weekly or monthly payroll deduction permits may be canceled upon submission of an Employee Parking Plan Cancellation Form. Lump-sum permits are refundable through September 4, 2021 for fall 2021 permits. Prorated lump sum permits will not be refunded.

Daily, weekly, and monthly temporary permits cannot be canceled/refunded after the effective date of the permit.

Please contact the ACaPS Office with questions or concerns, 312.567.8968.