Parking Info and Updates:


 Normal Parking Office Hours:  Monday - Friday 7:30am - 4:30pm 

Phone:  515-294-3388  Email:

As of February 17, 2020: We require an ISU ID card to be presented in order to obtain a parking permit.

Permits for Spring 2020 Information:

If you are commuting, you can purchase a permit for 112N or 112L or park at the Iowa State Center and take Orange 23 to campus. If you live on campus, we have Stadium permits available.

If you live at SUV or Frederikson Court, those permits are available. 

We will not be selling Towers permits to anyone but Wallace/Wilson residents. 


Beginning January 14, 2019 in Pay by Stall Lots 21, 100 and East Campus Parking Deck Upper Level: 

Payment will be required when vehicle is parked 7:00AM - 5:30PM Monday - Friday  Tickets will be written based on the time the tires are chalked. 




Fingerprinting services are provided by ISU Police for students, faculty, and staff who require security clearance for certain university facilities or background checks. We also provide fingerprint services for US Department of Agriculture’s National Animal Disease Center (NADC) and the Eagle’s Loft Daycare.  ISU Police charges $15 for this service. Cash or credit card is accepted.

A government-issued photo ID with a signature (i.e. driver’s license, passport, military ID) is required. An ISUCard will not be accepted as an ID.

Fingerprints can be processed at the Parking Services office on the southwest corner of the Armory Building. Fingerprinting is available:


For additional information or questions about fingerprinting, please call 515-294-3388.