Visitor Permit

To purchase a visitor permit; follow the prompts.

You cannot purchase a visitors permit in advance. Our online system only allows the purchase of a visitor permit the day of the visit. If the visit is Monday, the earliest purchasing time is midnight on the preceding Sunday. To purchase a visitor permit ahead of time visit our office to have our staff assist you.

Metered Parking

Parking is monitored and vehicles can be cited for improper parking from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday.

MU Health Care and Residential Life parking spaces are monitored 24 hours a day.

If you prefer to pay metered parking (where kiosks are available) on your smartphone, you can download the Flowbird app.

Find the Flowbird app for IOS or Android.

Meters accept only coins, unless otherwise specified. Meters that use coins accept U.S. coins only and do not provide change.

Metered Parking Locations


  • CG17 *
  • Hitt St. Visitors Lot *
  • Mizzou Market (4 spaces) ^
  • Virginia Avenue Garage Surface lot *

  • WG1 (green spaces only) *

  • WG10 (green spaces only) *

  • Hitt St. Garage, level 4 (green spaces only) *
  • MUVL (University Avenue/Hitt Street) (35 spaces)
    • Effective July 1, 2023, MUVL will be payable via Flowbird app


$1.25 Per Hour (rates subject to change)

  • CG17
  • WG1
  • WG10
  • VAPS Surface Lot
  • HSPS Level 4
  • Hitt St. Visitor Lot


If you’re a family member visiting their Tiger on a Family Weekend, visit Mizzou Families to see parking details for your specific dates.


Enforcement hours are 7 a.m.-6 p.m., Monday-Friday year-round; Residential Life spaces, MU Health Care parking structures and lots and 24-hour reserved spaces are enforced 24 hours a day.

Vehicles may be towed on the first violation. Visitors must register their vehicle and purchase a temporary virtual permission via the parking portal or use metered parking.