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Welcome to Ole Miss!


Effective July 1st, 2014. Visitor Daily permits are priced at $2/day for the 2014-2015 Fiscal Year. During the conversion to new software, visitor permits can only be purchased in person at the Department of Parking and Transportation office in Lester Hall or at the Welcome Center near the entrance to the Circle on University Avenue. Departmental purchases of permits will continue to be by email requests.  Online purchase of visitor permits will be reinstated once the new software is operational in August. Please feel free to contact our office for any questions - (662) 915-7235 or

Visitor Parking

Welcome! As a guest of the university it is our hope that your parking experience is a pleasant one. There are several options when it comes to purchasing your visitor permit.

You may purchase a daily permit from the Welcome Center located on University Avenue as you enter the Lyceum Circle or in our office located at 120 Lester Hall.

This may be purchased in our office at 120 Lester Hall.

This may be purchased in our office at 120 Lester Hall.

Where to Park

Parking Lots - There are two designated visitor parking areas on campus. One is the Lyceum Circle and University Avenue just beyond the Welcome Center. The other is in front and across from Martindale Hall-Student Services. Visitors may also park in any non-reserved valid space in the faculty/staff and/or commuter parking zones based on availability. Visitors may not park in areas designated for residential parking.
Metered Parking – There will also be metered parking available at a rate of $1 per hour. It will be located at the Manning Center and open to all who choose to pay the meters.
Garage Parking - Upon completion the parking garage, 500 spaces within the garage will be designated timed parking. These spaces may be utilized by anyone. The rates for parking in the garage are $2 for the first hour and $1 for each additional hour, up to a $10 maximum charge for a 24-hour period. The garage will accept credit cards only as payment.

We hope you enjoy your visit to Ole Miss!