Loyola University Chicago

Campus Transportation

Commuter Students

Fall 2017 and Annual 2017-2018 Commuter Vehicle Permits are sold out. Spring 2018 Commuter Vehicle Permits are sold out.

You must be registered for classes in order to apply.

Application Instructions:

  1. Go to transportation.luc.edu
  2. Click on "Order a Permit/ Apply for a Permit."
  3. Log in using your Loyola username and password.
  4. Select the permit you wish to apply for.
  5. Enter your vehicle information. You may register up to three vehicles for a commuter parking permit.
  6. Make sure to "Complete Checkout". No payment is required during application.
  7. You will receive an email letting you know that your permit application was approved.
  8. Your student account will be billed once the permit is processed. 
  9. Pick up your permit at the Campus Transportation Office before the second week of the classes.

Commuter Permit General Information

  • Purchasing a Loyola University Vehicle Permit allows you to park conveniently on the Lake Shore Campus.
  • Permits do not guarantee a parking spot. All parking is on a first come, first served basis.
  • Please note that the Main Parking Structure usually fills up by 10 a.m. during the school year. If you arrive on campus later in the day go directly to the Fordham Garage. Campus Map
  • Commuter Student Permits do NOT include overnight parking at any time.
  • All commuter lots (P1, P2 & P3) are closed from 2am to 5am daily. 
  • You must pick up your permit at the Transportation Office. Permit must be displayed at all times.

Commuter Academic Year Lot Upkeep Fees

You must be registered for classes in order to apply.

2017-2018 Commuter Permit Fees  
Spring 2018 (01/01/2018-06/30/2018) $250 Waitlist Started
Fall 2017 (07/01/2017-12/31/2017) $240 Waitlist Started
Annual 2017-2018 (07/01/2017-06/30/2018) $476 Waitlist Started

Permit fees include all applicable city and county taxes.


LSC Commuter Lots

Parking Permit Map

  • Main Structure (1110 W. Sheridan Road)
  • Fordham Garage (6455 N. Sheridan Road) 
  • West Loyola Lot (1236 W. Loyola Ave)

West Loyola Lot Directions

P3—West Loyola Lot
1236 W. Loyola Ave.

Exit the Main Parking Structure. At the light turn right onto Sheridan Rd. Follow the curve of the road. Turn west on W. Arthur Ave. Turn right on N. Glenwood Ave. Turn right on W. Loyola Ave. The lot is located on the left (north) side directly next to the El tracks.

West Loyola Lot Directions