Schottenstein Events

The Jerome Schottenstein Center is the home of OSU's men's and women's basketball teams, men's ice hockey, and a wide variety of special events and concerts. 

If you are attending an event, here are some important items to note:

  • Parking lots adjacent to the Schottenstein Center are reserved for athletic events and other scheduled performances Monday to Friday beginning at 5:30 p.m. Daytime vehicles remaining in the lot after 5:30 p.m. may be towed at the owner's expense.
  • If you attend an event, your vehicle must be removed by midnight after the event. There is no overnight parking allowed at "The Schott."
  • Any current annual CampusParc parking permit will be honored in Schottenstein day-of-event lots at no charge.

Men's Basketball

Day–of-Game Lots  

  • Parking is available on the day of the game on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • The charge to park in day-of-game lots is $10.
  • Guests holding current valid CampusParc parking permits (A, B, C, etc.) may park in these lots free of charge.
  • The Quick Schott Shuttle service to the Schottenstein Center is available free of charge for guests who park in the Buckeye Lots (accessible off Ackerman Rd). The shuttle service, which runs from the Buckeye Lots (accessible off Ackerman Rd.) beginning 90 minutes prior to tip-off, drops off and picks up fans at the NE Rotunda entrance.

Season Permit Lots

  • There are parking lots reserved for guests who have purchased a season parking permit.
  • Guests with season parking permits are encouraged to follow the instructions that were sent with the parking information and the instructions located on the back of the permit.
  • Guests should have the permit visible on the rearview mirror so that traffic personnel can ensure that all pass holders are directed to their designated lots.

Disability Lot

Disability parking is located in the Scarlet Lot adjacent to the arena on a first come, first-served basis.

  • There is additional disability parking in the Buckeye Lots (accessible from Ackerman Rd.) with a dedicated shuttle service to the facility.
  • Drop-offs can be made on the bus loop located on the north side (Borror Drive side) of the arena.
  • Guests are encouraged to inform traffic personnel and follow their direction.
  • The charge to park in day-of-game lots is $10 for men’s basketball games.
  • A complete map identifying day-of-game lots, season permit lots, and disability lots may be found here.

Women's Basketball

A number of parking lots surrounding the Schottenstein Center are available for public parking at no charge for Buckeye women's basketball games.  Please note that no shuttle service is available. The women's basketball parking map may be found here.

Men's Ice Hockey

All parking lots surrounding the Schottenstein Center are available for public parking at no charge for Buckeye men's hockey games. Please note that no shuttle service is available. The men's hockey parking map may be found here.