Parking changes announced for Athletics' nonfootball events

August 16, 2021

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Penn State Athletics and Transportation Services have announced that parking for all Penn State Athletics nonfootball events will require a valid permit or payment of the applicable parking fee for campus lots beginning Monday, Aug. 23.

Fans with valid Penn State University Park parking permits will be permitted to park at nonfootball athletics events for free, following Transportation Services' parking policies and access.

Fans without a permit are encouraged to prepay for event parking at a discounted rate through ParkMobile. Prepayment is available through 11:59 p.m. the day prior to each event. Season packages will be available for general parking for most sports, and information on VIP parking options available for select events will be released later.

These changes will not impact parking for Penn State football.

Parking information for nonfootball Penn State Athletics events:

Baseball, basketball, field hockey, hockey, lacrosse, soccer, softball, track and field, and BJC wrestling matches

  • General parking locations: Jordan East, Stadium West, Porter North.

  • Prepaid ParkMobile parking rate: $5.50 per vehicle.

    • Season parking packages available for most sports.

  • Day-of-event parking rate: $10 per vehicle.

    • Cash only for men's basketball, women's basketball and men's hockey, and for all other athletics events in this area when they coincide with Bryce Jordan Center and Pegula Ice Arena events.

    • Higher rates may apply when athletics events coincide with nonathletics Bryce Jordan Center and Pegula Ice Arena events. Rates will vary and will be announced prior to each event.

  • $1 per hour parking also available at the East Deck for most events.

Gymnastics, volleyball, wrestling

  • General parking locations: Nittany Deck, West Deck.

  • Prepaid ParkMobile parking rate: $5.50 per vehicle.

    • Season parking packages available for most sports.

  • Day-of-event parking rate: $10 per vehicle (ParkMobile or pay station).

  • $1 per hour parking also available at the East Deck for most events.

Cross-country: $1 per hour parking at the West Deck.

Fencing: $1 per hour parking at the HUB Deck.

Swimming and diving, tennis: $1 per hour at the East Deck.

All University event parking areas require a valid permit or payment 24 hours a day, seven days a week. For dates with multiple events, fans who have not prepaid for parking will pay the higher of the applicable day-of-event rates and only cash payment will be accepted.

Parking for all nonfootball athletics events is managed by Penn State Transportation Services. For more information or questions, visit transportation.psu.edu or email parking@psu.edu.

Last Updated August 17, 2021