Metered Parking

  • Metered Parking is available throughout campus and is active 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday, year-round.
    • Payment at metered spaces is required during posted hours, even with an OSU permit.
    • Meters in A zones are $2 per hour.
    • Meters in B & C zones are $1 per hour.
    • Maximum time limits vary around campus: 30 minutes, 1 hour or 2 hours. Time limits are posted on the meters.

Passport Parking

Parking with Passport Parking is easy!

  • Avoid standing in harsh weather conditions to pay for parking
  • Extend your parking duration through our website or mobile app
  • Receive texts and in-app reminders minutes before your session expires
  • View, print and budget with your transactions being viewable online
  • PAY YOUR WAY -- Download the new Mobile App

Passport Parking via the mobile website or mobile app is easy to use. Follow the on-screen instructions within the mobile app or website to set up an account.

Once the account is established, then enter the zone and space/meter number, confirm the payment option, and away you go! Coins will no longer be needed to "feed the meter!"

Visit the Passport Mobile Website

Bookmark the mobile website:

Download the Passport Parking App

Download the mobile app:

Passport Android LinkPassport Apple Link

Passport Parking Privacy Policy


No refunds are issued for parking meter transactions. Time not used is non-refundable. Contact Transportation Services if assistance is needed with operating a meter on campus.

OSU Transportation Services Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy