Motorcycles are an efficient mode of travel and are welcome on the OSU campus.
Motorcycles are required to park in two wheel vehicle spaces during Peak-Hours (5:00AM - 4:00PM Weekdays) and are permitted to park in regular four-wheel vehicle spaces during Off-Peak Periods (4:00PM - 3:00AM Weekdays, All Day Weekends). A current CampusParc motorcycle parking permit is required, unless the motorcycle is parked at a metered motorcycle space.
In addition to surface lot two wheeled vehicle spaces, motorcycles may park in SAFEAUTO Hospitals, Neil Avenue, Ohio Union South, Lane Avenue, 9th Avenue East, and West Lane Garages.
Motorcycle permits are non-transferable and may not be transferred to any other motorcycle the permit holder may ride, each motorcycle requires a separate permit. In addition, motorcycle permits cannot be transferred to another individual for parking use.
Overnight (3:00AM - 5:00AM) and long-term motorcycle parking is available in the West Lane Garage and the Carmack 5 Overnight Lot on West Campus for motorcycles with annual MC motorcycle permits.
A motorcycle symbol on the parking map identifies the motorcycle parking areas on campus.
Visitor information regarding motorcycles can be found on the Visitor section of our website.
Motorcycle Map (pdf)