Anyone parking in a Ball State disabled driver space must display a Ball State disabled driver permit along with a current Ball State parking permit. Ball State disabled driver permits will be issued free of charge to students who have a current Ball State parking permit and supporting disabled driver documentation.

Types of Disabled Driver Permits

Temporary - Temporary disabled driver parking is available to students.  Proper documentation must be presented to the Office of Parking Services.  These permits are issued for a period not to exceed four (4) weeks.  For extensions, contact Disability Services.  Forms of documentation that will be accepted are:

Permanent - Permanent Ball State disabled driver permits are issued on a school year basis. In order to receive a Ball State disabled driver permit, proof that the applicant has a current state issued disability placard or license plate must be submitted to the Office of Parking Services every year.  Forms of documentation that will be accepted are:    

      • the vehicle registration for the handicap license plate
      • the certification sheet for the state issued placard  

Location of Disabled Driver Parking

The location of your disabled driver parking is dependent on the type of Ball State parking permit you have.  To see which parking lots your disabled driver permit will allow you to park in, find your Ball State permit type below.

Stadium Permit - Students who have been issued a stadium permit along with a Ball State disabled driver permit can park in the disabled driver spaces in any yellow faculty/staff, green commuter, or red restricted lot.  They cannot park in disabled driver spaces located in blue housing lots.   

Residence Hall Permit - Students who have been issued a residence hall permit along with a Ball State disabled driver permit can park in the disabled driver spaces in any yellow faculty/staff or green commuter lot along with the disabled driver spaces in their assigned blue housing lot. 

Restricted Permit - Students who have been issued a restricted permit along with a Ball State disabled driver permit can park in the disabled driver spaces in any yellow faculty/staff or green commuter lot along with the disabled driver spaces in their assigned restricted lot.