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Parking Facilities

Phone: (765) 494-9494

Purdue West Shopping Plaza
1404 W. State Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2092


Phone: (765) 743-3442

Terminal Building, Room 201
1501 Aviation Drive
West Lafayette, IN 47907

Transportation Service

Car/Van Rental: 765-494-2114
Charter Bus: 765-494-6554
Service Shop: 765-494-2121
After Hours: 800-213-3626

Materials Management Distribution Building (MMDC)
700 Ahlers Drive
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2013



C-Permits: Any registered student whose local place of residence is outside an area at least 1.5 miles from campus may purchase a "C" permit for $100 per year. In general, the boundaries are Airport Road, the Wabash River, Cherry Lane and the railroad tracks bordering the south edge of campus. If you have any questions concerning a specific address, please contact Parking Facilities. "C" permits may be purchased online or at the Parking Facilities Office located at Purdue West Shopping Plaza. Students must provide proof of their local address and a photo ID.

Permits will be available to purchase online for the coming school year soon. Permits will be available for purchase in the Parking Facilities Office beginning August 1, 2015. See the Parking FAQ's for additional information.

Students employed by Purdue at least 30 hours per week are eligible to purchase an "A" permit for $250 per year or a "B" permit for $100 per year.

Disability Parking: Students may apply for disability parking through the Parking Facilities Office.

The Parking Facilities Office is located at 1404 W. State St. in the Purdue West Shopping Plaza. Office hours are 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday.

Student Housing Parking: Students living in a Residence Hall, Hawkins Hall or in Purdue Village, need to contact their main office for information about obtaining a permit.

Any person operating and/or parking a motor vehicle on campus, must comply with all Purdue University Traffic and Parking Regulations.

Permits must be returned to Parking Facilities upon ineligibility. Use or possession of forged, stolen, altered, transferred or invalid permits may result in a citation, immobilization and/or towing of the vehicle, criminal charges and/or disciplinary action through the University. No refunds will be issued after March 1st.

Vehicles may not be stored in any parking lot or garage for longer than 24 hours without permission from the Parking Facilities Office. Any vehicles in violation of this may be towed at the owner’s expense.