Eastern Michigan University
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Parking

For Members
  • Parking permits for current Rec/IM members and Swim Club affiliates (NOT including EMU students and Faculty/Staff) may be purchased using the "Reserve Parking Now" widget located below.
  • The parking structure is the closest and most convenient parking area to the Rec/IM facility (a parking permit is required).
  • The permit allows access to all commuter lots on campus. A list of these available lots can be found at the bottom of the Commuter Permit page provided by ParkEMU.
  • The permit gives the same parking benefits as a commuter permit at the commuter price.
  • If you need help purchasing or updating your permit please contact ParkEMU during office hours Monday—Friday 8 a.m.–5 p.m. by phone 734.217.4892 or by email ParkEMUhelp@lazparking.com
For Visitors and Guests
  • Guest or daily parking is available at any of the metered areas and Oakwood paid lots (next to the parking structure) by paying the posted entry fee.
  • Text-to-park system available on Saturdays and Sundays in the Snow Lot and Main Campus Parking Structure. Text -to-park is available seven days a week from 6 a.m. to 2 a.m. on all metered spaces (closest to Rec/IM center in front of Pray Harold). More information is available via ParkEMU's website. If need for parking falls outside of posted weekend times, please contact ParkEMU for more information.
  • For information, or for verification of guest or daily parking fees, please contact the Parking Office at 734.487.3450.

Recommended Lots

Student Center Lot (North Campus)

  • Guest/Paid Parking ($1.50/Hour)
  • Convenient if you're coming onto campus from Huron River Drive.
  • Enter from Oakwood Street.
  • Map and Directions

Alexander Lot (Mid Campus)

  • Guest/Paid Parking ($1.50/Hour)
  • Convenient if you're coming onto campus from Huron River Drive.
  • Enter from Lowell Street.
  • Map and Directions

Bowen Lot (Mid Campus)

  • Guest/Paid Parking ($1.50/Hour)
  • Convenient if you're coming onto campus from Huron River Drive or Washtenaw Avenue
  • Enter from Oakwood Street.
  • Map and Directions

McKenny Lot (South Campus)

  • Guest/Paid Parking ($1.50/Hour)
  • Convenient if you're coming onto campus from Washtenaw Avenue
  • Enter from Oakwood Street.
  • Map and Directions
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The Recreation & Intramural Sports Department is part of Operations and Facilities.