Visitor parking on campus is available at various locations. One option available is in the Grant Street Parking Garage, located at 120 N. Grant Street, West Lafayette, IN 47906 across from the Purdue Memorial Union, in accordance with the posted hourly rates that apply 24/7:

0-30 Minutes $1.00
30-60 Minutes $3.00
Each Additional Hour $1.00
Maximum 24 consecutive hour period $10.00

Pay stations are available in the main lobby of the Grant Street Garage and accept MasterCard, Visa or Discover debit or credit payments only. In addition, a pay-in-lane card option is available at all exits, i.e. lanes 4, 5 and 6. No cash payments are accepted for garage parking as of July 2, 2018.

With the purchase of a daily permit ($5 per day), visitors may park in any of the parking garages normally reserved for "A" permits (this excludes Grant Street Garage). Also, in any "A", "B" or "C" space. Daily visitor parking permits may be purchased online or at the Parking Facilities Office, located at the Materials Management and Distribution Center, 700 Ahlers Drive, West Lafayette, IN 47907.

Visitors may park for free in any "A", "B" or "C" areas after 5 p.m. on weekdays and all day on weekends, unless otherwise posted.

Parking is also available at metered areas on campus, unless the meters are designated for patrons of laboratories or medical facilities.

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.

If you are visiting a student living in a residence hall, Hawkins Hall or Purdue Village, your student host may provide you with a guest parking permit that allows temporary parking in the spaces marked "Residence Halls," "Hawkins Hall" or "Purdue Village" parking.

Visitors needing special consideration for disability parking should contact the Parking Facilities Office at 765-494-9497 or visit our location at the Materials Management and Distribution Center.

You can also explore our metered disability space locations.

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