Parking Online Registration Procedures


FEES FOR CAMPUS PARKING PERMITS

Parking permits for Faculty and Staff are free.
Parking permits for Students are $30 per academic year.


HOW TO REQUEST A PARKING PERMIT ONLINE

You will need your EKU ID number or ID card when you come to Parking and Transportation to get your parking permit. The parking permit will be automatically charged to your account the day you pick up your permit.

  1. Go to the EKU web page http://www.eku.edu/.
  2. Click on the EKUDirect link.
  3. Click the Login Now button. This will take you to the EKUDirect login page.
  4. Enter your USERID
    (This is your EKU ID number without spaces or punctuation. Example: 900909000).
    (If you do not know your EKU ID number and have not chosen to remove your SSN as an identification number, you may also log in using your Social Security Number.)
  5. Enter your PIN
    (If this is your first time logging onto EKU Direct, please see instructions for first time users).
    Click here for first time user instructions
  6. From the main menu, choose BOSSCARS Home.
  7. Click "PURCHASE A PERMIT."
  8. You will see a history if you have had a permit last year. You then need to select the type of permit you need (Example: EKU Student). Then click "Continue."
    If you do not have a history, you need to scroll down and click "Add A Vehicle" and fill in the information.
  9. If you have the same vehicle or vehicles as last year just click on the checkbox beside the correct vehicle(s). You will then have to enter the license plate number(s) on the next page.
    If you have a different vehicle, you will need to scroll down and click "Add A Vehicle" and fill in all the information. On the next page, you will have to reenter the license plate number again, so remember it or write it down. Remember the license plate number and/or letters need no spaces. Select the correct vehicles by clicking on the checkbox to the left of the vehicle descriptions and then click "Purchase Permit."

IF YOU HAVE A CHANGE OF VEHICLE AND/OR LICENSE PLATE NUMBER DURING THE SCHOOL YEAR, YOU NEED TO EMAIL OUR OFFICE (parking@eku.edu).

THIS IS NOT A TEMPORARY PERMIT.

Please visit the EKU Website for updates on times to register on line for your Parking Permit and location and dates to pick up your new permit.

 


EKUDirect LOGIN Instructions for First Time Users:

The first time you log into EKUDirect, your PIN will be set to your six-digit birthdate. Use this six digit number to login the first time. After a successful login, your birth date, PIN will expire and you will be required to change your PIN to a different six-digit number of your own choosing. After selecting a new PIN, you will be asked to supply a security question and answer.

  1. Enter your USERID
    This is your EKU ID number without spaces or punctuation.
    (Example: 900909000).
    If you do not know your EKU ID number and have not chosen to remove your SSN as an identification number, you may also log in using your Social Security Number.
  2. Enter your PIN
    Your PIN is set to your six-digit birth date. Enter all six digits without SPACES OR PUNCTATION.
    (Example: March 1, 1980 should be entered as 030180)
  3. On successful login, you will receive a message:
    Your PIN has expired. Please change it now.
  4. Re-enter your birth date PIN in the OLD PIN field.
  5. Enter a new six digit PIN of your choice in the NEW PIN field.
  6. NEW PIN must be six (6) numbers without spaces or punctuation and cannot be the same as your birth date PIN.
  7. Re-enter the same NEW PIN in the RE-ENTER NEW PIN field.
  8. Click "LOGIN" button.
  9. After successfully changing your PIN, you will be asked to enter a Security Question and Answer.
    This will allow you to access your account if you ever forget your PIN.
  10. In the Enter Question field, type a question only you would know the answer to.
    (Example: What is my cat’s name?)
  11. In the Answer field, type the answer to that question.
    (Example: SOX)
    NOTE: To gain access to your account using this question and answer you MUST type the answer EXACTLY as it is entered on this form.
  12. Click "SUBMIT" button.
  13. Read the TERMS of USAGE agreement.
  14. If you agree to these terms, click "CONTINUE" button.
  15. Return to Parking Online Registration Procedures instruction #6. Click here