Parking E-Newsletter - 12/5/16

University of Kentucky Parking and Transportation Services: Parking E-newsletter
December 5, 2016

Singletary Center Lot Unavailable Dec. 6

The Singletary Center for the Arts E lot (located off Patterson Drive) will be unavailable for general parking on Tuesday, Dec. 6 to facilitate set-up and staging for the Joe Bonamassa concert. The lot has 33 spaces.

Members of the University community with valid E permits who normally park their vehicles in this lot may park in other E lots on campus. E lots in the vicinity include the Linden Walk Lot, the King Alumni Lot, the Career Center Lot, the Coliseum Lot and the College View Lot. Go to to view a campus parking map.

Spring Semester K, Off-Peak Permit Sales Begin Today

Starting today at noon EST, University of Kentucky Parking and Transportation Services (PTS) will offer student spring semester permits for sale on the PTS website, 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, starting today.

UK students seeking K and off-peak permits for the 2017 spring semester may apply online at In addition to K and off-peak permits, PTS will also accept applications for R6, R8 and R16 permits for eligible residents at this time.

Bluegrass Community and Technical College students who park at the Cooper campus may also apply online for C-BCTC and off-peak permits.

The cut-off date for online permit application is Friday, Jan. 6, 2017.

All outstanding parking citations must be paid before an application is accepted. Citations may be paid online at

The K lots at Commonwealth Stadium will not be controlled for permits during the semester break, beginning Saturday, Dec. 17. The K lots will return to normal control Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017. For a list of dates when other lots resume control, visit the Student 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.

Off-peak permits are $74, while all spring semester K permits are $136 and spring semester C-BCTC permits are $148.

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.