All students, faculty, administrators, staff and other members of the Centenary University community who park on campus are required to register their vehicle and obtain a valid parking decal to be displayed at all times.

Parking regulations are designed to improve parking conditions and safety concerns for the Centenary University Community. Your cooperation is greatly appreciated.

Parking Permits – Requirements & Fees

Spring parking permits are now available for sale.  A parking permit is required if you will be utilizing the parking lot located on campus. A residential permit is $115 per semester and a commuter permit is $81 per semester.

How to purchase a parking permit?

Students have the ability to purchase the permit completely online. First, you will need to make a payment HERE. On this page, you will fill in your student information. You need not worry about the term/program. In the notes please put Parking Permit. When it asks what it should be applied to select the Tuition Room & Board & Academic Fees. You will then enter your payment information, be sure to enter the correct amount for the permit based on which permit type. When you submit your payment information you will receive a confirmation number. Please save this information as you will need it to complete the registration process.

Next you will complete this form. You will need to sign-in using your Centenary log-in information in order to access the form. If you have chosen to receive your parking permit by pick-up, you will receive an email to arrange a time and day.

General Parking – Main Campus

For your convenience, all Centenary University students and guests are encouraged to park in these areas:

  • Founders Parking Lot (21)
    Located at the rear of campus. Accessed from Third Avenue via Grand Avenue next to Tannery Field.
  • Special Visitor Parking Lot (19)
    Located next to the David and Carol Lackland Center for Performing Arts.
  • Reese Avenue Lot (20)
    Freshman parking only. Located in the back of campus.

Reserved Parking – Main Campus

All Centenary University faculty and staff are encouraged to park in these areas:

  • Students, Campus Visitors and Theater Guests – Founders Lot
  • Handicapped Parking – Brotherton Lot
    Located adjacent to Reeves Gym and Brotherton Hall, accessed from Plane Street.
  • Faculty/Staff Parking – Anderson Lot
    Located next to Anderson Hall, accessed from Plane Street. An additional bar code decal is required to activate the entrance gate.
  • Executive Staff Parking – Smith Lot
    Located behind Smith Hall and the Seay Building. This lot is reserved for Executive Staff.

Street Parking – Main Campus

Effective January 2007, Hackettstown enacted a parking ordinance that affects street parking between the hours of 6:00 am Monday mornings through 7:00 pm Friday evenings.

Overnight parking is not permitted on any street in Hackettstown between October 1st and May 1st.

Only Hackettstown residents with a town-issued parking permit will be allowed to park on the designated streets. All other vehicles will be in violation of the town parking ordinance.

The only areas where street parking is permitted without a town parking permit are Moore Street and Jefferson Street on the university campus side only. Parking on the residential

side of these streets will be in violation of the town parking ordinance.

Parking on the following streets is not permitted for anyone without a resident parking permit issued by the Town of Hackettstown.

  • Moore Street – Both sides from Madison Street to Jefferson Street.
  • Church Street – South side from Madison Street to Jefferson Street.
  • Plane Street – South side from Monroe Street to First Avenue.
  • Monroe Street – Both sides from Grand Avenue to Center Street.
  • Jefferson Street – Both sides from Grand Avenue to Moore Street and west side from Plane Street to Center Street.
  • Beatty Street – East side from Grand Avenue to Moore Street.
  • First Avenue – East side from Plane Street to Eastern Terminus and west side from Reese Avenue to Eastern Terminus.
  • Fourth Avenue – Both sides the entire length.
  • Reese Avenue – First Avenue to Fifth Avenue.

Off-Street Parking – Tannery Field

The parking areas around Tannery Field are prohibited.

Any vehicles parked there will be subjected to summonses and/or towing. This restriction is a Town of Hackettstown ordinance and is enforced by the Hackettstown Police Department.

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