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University of Kentucky Parking and Transportation Services: Parking E-newsletter
December 6, 2013

PTS to Offer Spring Semester K, Evening Permits Starting Monday

Starting Monday, December 9, University of Kentucky Parking and Transportation Services (PTS) will offer student spring semester permits for sale on their web site,

UK and Bluegrass Community and Technical College (BCTC) students seeking K and evening permits for the 2014 spring semester may apply online through the Parking Account Manager. UK students must use their link blue login and password in order to apply for a permit online. BCTC students must use their KCTCS username and password. In addition to K and evening permits, PTS will also accept applications for R6, R7, R8 and R9 permits for eligible residents at this time. The cut-off date for online permit application is Monday, January 13, 2014.

Students may also purchase permits in person at the PTS office, located in the Press Avenue Garage, at the corner of Press and Virginia Avenues.

The K lots at Commonwealth Stadium will not be controlled for permits during the semester break, beginning Saturday, December 21. The K lots will return to normal control on Tuesday, January 21, 2014. For a list of dates when other lots resume control, visit the Spring Permits Calendar.

Eligible students who do not have a parking permit or who want to upgrade from a K permit may submit a lottery request online for C and R permits through the Parking Account Manager. Eligibility criteria must be met to purchase the desired permit. Drawings are typically held two to three weeks after the beginning of the semester; notification is sent to lottery winners via email.

New students are encouraged to visit the New Student Parking Information page for maps, frequently asked questions and more.

Members of the campus community are encouraged to tune into 1700 AM (WQKH 253) to hear campus parking and transportation information. The station broadcasts 24 hours, 7 days a week.