Department of Public Safety

690 South Church Street
West Chester, Pennsylvania 19383



First year commuters are those students who live off campus and have accumulated fewer than 29 credits prior to the beginning of the fall semester.

Permit Eligibility

First year commuters are permitted to purchase a permit for South Campus and limited spaces in M1 lot only. This is an “F” permit.

Parking Lots

First year commuters with a “F” permit are permitted to park in the following parking lots:

Q lot - South of Farrell Stadium on South New Street

R lot - East of Farrell Stadium on Tigue Road

S3 lot - All valid permits.

M1 Lot - South Matlack Street in spaces designated as "N" permit parking

If there are no spaces available in the "N" permit section of M1 lot then all those with "F" permits will be required to park in lots at South Campus.