Parking & Transportation - Campus Parking

Campus Parking

Howard University offers a limited amount of parking on campus for students, faculty/staff, and visitors. The university strongly encourages visitors and employees to consider alternate forms of travel when accessing campus. 

This page contains information for visitors and members of the Howard University community about parking on campus.


Campus Parking Lots

The Office of Parking & Transportation oversees all campus parking lots. Parking on Howard University's campus is by PERMIT ONLY. Vehicles parked without a valid permit are subject to ticketing, towing (at owners expense), and or immobilization. 

View Map of Campus Parking Lots


Visitor Parking 

Visitor parking is available on the Howard Center Lot at a rate of $12/day and $180/month. The entrance to the Howard Center Lot is located on 8th St. NW. 


Parking Fees 

Permit Type New Rate
Reserved $88
Non-Reserved $66
Student  $680
  • Faculty/Staff parking deductions are per pay period
  • Student pricing includes both fall and spring semesters 


Permit/Parking Registration


All students are encouraged to participate in the Fall 2017 parking registration. Registration will begin August 21 thru 23 beginning at 9:00 am each day until all spaces have been purchased.

parking.pngThe registration schedule is as follows:

  • August 21, 2017 - Seniors, Graduates and Third Year Law students (Apply Only)
  • August 22, 2017 - Juniors, Sophomores and Second Year Law Students (Apply Only)
  • August 23, 2017 - Open to all students (Excluding Freshman/Law Students)

Student Parking Lots:
Banneker North - (Across from Banneker Athletic Field)   
Banneker South - (Across from Banneker Athletic Field)                 
9th & V - (Must exit lot by 6pm)(Behind East Towers, off 9th St.)
East Towers - (Behind East Towers Residence Hall)
Drew – (Behind Drew Resident Hall, on Harvard St.)

Payment Method/Permit Price: 
Permit payments will not be accepted the day of registration. The charge for the permit will be added to your student account. Student's pay a one-time fee of $680 for both the Fall and Spring semesters. 
Registration instructions: 

  • Visit
  • Log-In:
           Username: Your Student ID number with the @ symbol 
           Password: Your Student ID number with the @ symbol (Default)

*If you have previously set a password for your account use the password you created. Otherwise use the default password. If you do not remember your password: Call the Parking Office to have your password reset to the default setting. (Default is your student id number with the “@” symbol) If you have never registered for parking using this website: contact the Parking Office to have an account created for you. 


Permit Distribution:

Blackburn University Center, Suite 150

  • August 21-25, from 9am to 3pm. 

Law School Student Lounge

  • August 28-29, from 10am to 3pm (Law School Students Only)

Requirements for Pick-up:

  • Student ID
  • Valid vehicle registration (copies will be accepted)

Temporary Parking Permits

Students attending classes prior to August 21, must purchase a summer permit to park on campus. Please contact the Parking & Transportation Office for more information.

Location: Administration Building suite B-11
Phone #:  202-806-2000



  • Online:
  • If you have issues accessing the online registration portal please contact us at
  • Faculty/Staff may also use the tutorial video above for assistance with registration