Student Parking Registration Fall 2023

Student parking registration for the Fall 2023 semester will begin on Monday, May 8, 2023. All students who wish to secure campus parking must register for spaces during the allotted days listed below. Registration will begin at 2 p.m. each day until all permits are exhausted. 

Specific parking registration dates are available for designated student classifications. The registration schedule is as follows: 

Monday, May 8, 2023: Seniors, graduate students, professional students, and law students; 

Tuesday, May 9, 2023: Juniors and sophomores; and 

Wednesday, May 10, 2023: Open to all students.

Several lots are available to choose from during student parking registration.

Banneker South Lot (2345 Sherman Avenue NW; located behind Trellis House, across from Howard Plaza Towers East Residence Hall)

East Towers Lot (2222 8th Street NW; surface parking lot located behind Howard Plaza Towers East Residence Hall will be offline until further notice)

Howard Center Lot (2235 8th Street NW; located across from the Howard University Bookstore);

Drew Lot (511 Harvard Street NW; located behind Drew Residence Hall); and

College of Nursing and Allied Health Lot (801 N. Capitol NW; CNAHS students only). 

Students anticipating residing in the Howard Plaza Towers East and West Residence Halls and Bethune Annex Fall 2024 must contact their administrative offices for parking registration. The Office of Parking and Transportation Services does not manage registration for underground parking at East Towers, West Towers, or the Bethune Annex. 

Payment Method 

A permit fee of $680 will be added to students’ Fall 2023 tuition bill. No payments are due at the time of registration. 

Permit Distribution and Pick-up

The permit distribution will be held at Blackburn University Center, Suite 148, August 21- August 25, 2023. Students are required to present their student ID and valid vehicle registration (copies are accepted). 

Registration Instructions:

  1. Visit
  2. Click “get permits” and follow the prompts. 
  3. Enter login ID: Your student ID number (located on your student ID card; ex: @########). 
  4. Enter password: Your student ID number (located on your student ID card; ex: @########). 
  5. Change your password when prompted. 
  6. Log in again using your student ID and new password.

Your username will always be your student ID number with an “@” symbol. A permit registration tutorial is available on our online parking portal ( 

For more information, questions or concerns about student parking registration for the Fall 2023 semester, please contact us at