Ball State University retirees and emeritus are eligible for a free lifetime permit. This permit authorizes parking in any yellow faculty/staff or green surface commuter lot. It does not allow free parking in any of the metered areas or parking meters on campus.  

This permit is exclusively for use by the emeritus/retiree.  It may not be sold, transferred, exchanged, or given away.  The permit holder is responsible for any parking tickets written while the permit is displayed.  

You can apply for this permit in person at the Office of Parking Services or through the mail. If you would like to apply through the mail, please call 765-285-1208 to request an application.

If you need handicap parking accommodations, please bring the receipt/confirmation sheet for your state issued placard or the vehicle registration for your handicap license plate.