On Move In Day, everyone is permitted to bring a car on campus, however, all cars must be parked in designated parking spaces.

First year students who live in the residence halls are are not permitted to have a car on campus. First year students and transfer students who are commuting to campus (not resident students) are allowed to have a car on campus – a parking permit is required at all times.

Commuter Student Parking

To apply for a parking permit please fill out the form here.

Commuter students can park in designated parking lots during New Student Orientation:


  • Main Lot and Tilghman Lot (white-lined spaces).
  • The Commuter Lot (located behind Sitterly House).
    • Park in the green-lines spaces ONLY. Do not park in the yellow-lined spaces– these are designated for for faculty and staff.
    • Please note, this is a small lot. Please allow yourself enough time to park in another designated location if this lot is full.

A commuter student parking permit can be obtained prior to day one of New Student Orientation. For more parking information, please visit the Public Safety website.