Parking for Medical Students
To apply for medical student parking, please complete the request form at the bottom of the page. Review our PDF map of available parking lots.
New rates are announced in early September of each year.
Effective dates: Oct. 1, 2019, to Sept. 30, 2020 (not available for sale after Dec. 23)
Academic Year: $465.00*
Effective dates: Oct. 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020
- Fall Quarter: Oct. 12, 2019, to Dec. 31, 2019
- Winter Quarter: Jan. 1, 2020, to March 31, 2020
- Spring Quarter: April 1, 2020, to June 30, 2020
- Summer Quarter: July 1, 2020, to Sept. 30, 2020
* Rates include a 9 percent Cook County tax assessment.
To be eligible, your local address must be listed in official university records as within campus boundaries: north of North Avenue, west of Halsted Street and south of Congress Parkway. If your address is listed incorrectly or is out of date, you must update your address on CAESAR 48 hours before applying.
If you have temporary or permanent medical concerns or extenuating circumstances, you may request a waiver of the residency rule by completing the "Extenuating Circumstances" area of the form.
The Medical Student Parking Committee will notify all applicants via email of their tentative approval or rejection. The email will include information on how to obtain your permit from the University Services Parking Office. Please be prepared to provide your automobile make and model, proof of driver's license and insurance. You will receive your parking sticker and parking garage location from the parking office.
Campus parking permits are not available to students visiting from universities outside of Northwestern.
Other Parking Options
Evening and weekend parking is available on a quarterly basis for medical students regardless of their location of residence. The vehicle must be removed from campus parking from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. To make arrangements for evening and weekend parking, visit the University Services Parking Office.
Fall, Academic and Annual Parking applications will not be accepted until mid-August, after the new rates are posted. Please wait to apply until after this time.