Facilities

Parking

Parking Permits required at all times, unless otherwise noted.

Home NIU Football Game Parking:

Campus Recreation patrons may still access the parking lot on home football games by indicating to parking attendants that they are going to utilize the facility.

It is also recommended to use the Chick Evans Field House Parking Lot to avoid traffic congestion.

Student Recreation Center

Lot 15E - Faculty/staff (blue) and commuter students (yellow). Opens to evening/limited parking (brown) after 4:00 p.m.

Pay station spaces – located in Lot 15E, available to everyone for an hourly rate of $.25 per 15 minutes for up to two hours, 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.  Overnight permits available for purchase through the pay station after 3:30 p.m. for any NIU lot, with exception of reserved, service, and handicap spaces.

Stadium Drive – Faculty/staff (blue), commuter students (yellow), and evening/limited parking (brown)

Lot 35 - Faculty/staff (blue)

Lot H - Commuter students (yellow)

Lot L - Faculty/staff (blue) and commuter students (yellow)

Lot K - Commuter students (yellow), resident students (orange), and evening/limited parking (brown)


Chick Evans Field House/Gabel Pool

Lot 20 - Faculty/staff (blue). Opens to commuter students (yellow) and evening/limited parking (brown) after 4:00 p.m.

Lot C – Commuter students (yellow)

Lot 21 and 20B - Faculty/staff (blue) at all times


Anderson Pool

Lot B - Commuter students (yellow)

Meters – Hourly meters located in lot B

Lot 2 - Faculty staff (blue). Opens to commuter students (yellow) and evening/limited parking (brown) after 4:00 p.m.

New Pay Station Space – available in late spring 2014 located in lot 2, available to everyone for an hourly rate 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.  Overnight permits available for purchase through the pay station after 3:30 p.m. for any NIU lot, with exception of reserved, service, and handicap spaces.

Lot E – Commuter students (yellow)

Lot 40 - Faculty staff (blue). Opens to commuter students (yellow) and evening/limited parking (brown) after 4:00 p.m.

Lot A – Commuter students (yellow)


Gilbert Hall Fitness Room

Lot 4 - Faculty/staff (blue). Opens to commuter students (yellow) and evening/limited parking (brown) after 4:00 p.m.

Meters – Hourly meters, located on Gilbert Drive

Lot 2 - Faculty staff (blue). Opens to commuter students (yellow) and evening/limited parking (brown) after 4:00 p.m.

New Pay station spaces –available in late spring 2014, located in lot 2, available to everyone for an hourly rate 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.  Overnight permits available for purchase through the pay station after 3:30 p.m. for any NIU lot, with exception of reserved, service, and handicap spaces.

Lot 3 - Faculty staff (blue). Opens to commuter students (yellow) and evening/limited parking (brown) after 4:00 p.m.


New Hall Fitness Room

Lot 50 - Faculty/staff (blue) at all times

Lot 49 - Faculty/staff (blue) at all times

Lot O - Resident students (orange). Opens to visitors from Friday at 4:00 p.m. through Monday at 7:00 a.m. at no charge.

Lot W - Resident students (orange). Opens to visitors from Friday at 4:00 p.m. through Monday at 7:00 a.m. at no charge.

Lot X - Faculty/staff (blue), resident student (orange), and commuter student (yellow) 


Outdoor Recreation Sports Complex

Lot C3 – All NIU Parking permits.

Pay Station – Located in lot C3, available to everyone for an hourly rate 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.  Overnight permits available for purchase through the pay station after 3:30 p.m. for any NIU lot, with exception of reserved, service, and handicap spaces.

Lot P - Resident students (orange). Opens to visitors from Friday at 4:00 p.m. through Monday at 7:00 a.m. at no charge.

Lot C4 - Faculty/staff (blue) at all times