Game day parking exhausted for Penn State-Ohio State game

September 25, 2018

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Penn State has announced that all game day parking has been exhausted for Saturday’s football game vs. Ohio State. The clash between the No. 9 Nittany Lions and No. 4 Buckeyes will kick at 7:30 p.m. in Beaver Stadium.

Fans attending Saturday’s Penn State White Out game who do not have a parking permit will not be able to purchase a permit for the Beaver Stadium parking lots the rest of the week, including Saturday. Several options for fans who do not have a parking permit are listed below.

Parking options for fans who don’t have a prepaid or advance parking permit for Ohio State

Fans who don’t have a prepaid or advance parking permit for the Ohio State game are encouraged to carpool or consider other options to get to Beaver Stadium, including:

CATA Game Day Shuttle – two routes to Beaver Stadium.

— On campus in the Eisenhower, HUB or Nittany decks and walking or taking CATA Blue or White Loop (parking fee at all campus decks).

— Lot Red A, located west of North Atherton Street by the Westgate Building and walking or taking CATA Blue Loop (parking fee at Lot Red A).

— Several downtown parking garages have hourly rates, including the Beaver Avenue, Fraser Street, McAllister Street and Pugh Street Garages, on a first-come, first-served basis. Fans can walk from the garages, take the CATA Game Day Shuttle or CATA Blue or White Loop to Beaver Stadium'

— Uber (drop off and pick up locations near stadium).

Grange Park (car and RV park and ride shuttle provided by Cole Transportation; fee for parking and shuttle on Friday/Saturday.

All parking permits for the Ohio State game that were purchased via 1-800-NITTANY this week prior to 5 p.m. Tuesday will be fulfilled and shipped via express mail.

To reference a map of the game day parking areas and all other game day information, visit

Advance car parking available for $22.25 for all remaining games starting with Oct. 13 Homecoming vs. Michigan State

General car parking in the Beaver Stadium lots purchased in advance is $22.25 per car for the remaining games this season, starting with the Oct. 13 Homecoming contest vs. Michigan State. Fans who chose to pay to park on game day when arriving at the general lots will pay $60 (cash only).

Fans are encouraged to purchase parking passes in advance to not only realize the savings, but to assist in smoother traffic and parking operations by displaying the pass as they approach roads to stadium parking. Fans can purchase up to three advance single-game parking passes per account, per game.

General car single game advance parking — starting with Michigan State — is available by calling 1-800-NITTANY (weekdays, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.) or at the ticket office in the Bryce Jordan Center (weekdays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.). Single-game advance car parking to be shipped via U.S. Mail must be purchased 15 days prior to the game, while single-game parking to be shipped by overnight mail must be purchased the Tuesday prior to the game.

Last Updated September 25, 2018