Iowa State Memorial Union


Daily Parking Fees

First 30 Min. - $1.00
1 hour - $2.00
2 hours - $3.50
3 hours - $5.00
4 hours - $6.50
5 hours - $8.00
6 hours - $9.25
7 hours - $10.50
8 hours-  $11.75
Maximum daily parking fee (24 hours): $13.00

Lost ticket - $30.00
Illegal exit fee - $140.00

ISU Student Alumni Association member discount: One hour free parking from 5 p.m.- midnight

Parking Ramp Entrances

South Entrance - When traveling West on Lincoln Way, there is an entrance immediately after the traffic light at Ash Avenue. Turn right (North) into that entrance. You can also turn right on Lynn and immediately right again into the South Entrance.

North Entrance - When traveling west on Lincoln Way, turn right on Lynn Avenue or Welch Avenue and continue to the first stop sign. At the stop sign, turn right onto Union Drive. At the next stop sign, continue on Union Drive by turning right. Continue past the front entrance of the Memorial Union and turn right (south) into the parking ramp's North Entrance.

Hosted Event Parking

All vehicles are charged for parking, though conference, meeting or special event planners may arrange for various hosted parking options in advance of their event (ie. the host of the event pays for their guest's parking).

Parking Permits

  • Winter 19/20 (valid November 1, 2019 - February 29, 2020) ($250)

  • Spring 2020 (SOLD OUT)

To submit a permit request, please fill out this form.

Note - No refunds will be issued for purchased permits

Initial Card Fee (one-time fee) - $6.00. Permit/Card Replacement - $10.00. Permits available for purchase at the Memorial Union Information Desk, 2nd floor, 8:00am-3:30pm, M-F.

Contact our parking manager Kim Hasstedt at 515-294-9635 for more information!


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