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Parking Decal Information

APSU uses License Plate Recognition to identify vehicles parked on campus. All vehicles parked on APSU's campus must be registered in the APSU parking portal. This includes both those who are affiliated with university (student, faculty, staff) and those who are not affiliated (visitors). 

You may access the parking portal at https://apsu.t2hosted.com/Account/Portal . Your username is your APSU credentials without the @apsu.edu or @my.apsu.edu.  Those who are not affiliated with the university will create a login by following the Guest Login link. Please note that authentication may take up to one minute.


Visitor Permit Requests:

Directions to request a visitor permit.  There are 2 sets of directions below: 1. For individual guests requesting a parking pass for themselves 2. For Department reps. requesting a parking pass for a guest.

You will receive an approval or nonapproval email for the visitor permit request.  If approved, an email will be sent with a link that allows you to print off the visitor pass. You will receive an explanation if the visitor permit request is not approved.

Please submit requests 24 business hours in advance.

Non Affiliated Guests:

1.On Flexport, https://apsu.t2hosted.com/Account/Portal,  the customer will click on LOGIN and then the Guest Login Link.

2. The guest will use their Email and Password to login or create one an account if they do not have an account. If the customer creates an account, they will receive a confirmation email.

Please note, the email the customer uses must be unique and cannot already exist in Flex.

3. Once logged in, the customer will click on Visitor Permit Request to start the process.

4. The customer will have to agree on the check boxes in order to proceed.

5. The customer will then type in the reason for the permit request. Click on Submit. The customer will receive a confirmation email of their submittal.

 6. The Parking Office will receive notification of the permit request and will approve/disapprove the request which will notify the requestor of the next steps.

Departmental Permit Request for Guest:

The following are steps for APSU Employees to use in order to request a guest permit.

1. On Flexport, the Employee customer will click on LOGIN and login using their Login ID and


2. After logging in click on Request Parking Permits

3. The Employee will fill out the request form and click on Submit

4. Enter drop down information

5.  Submit

6. The Parking Office will receive notification of the permit request and will approve/disapprove the request. If approved, an email with a link to the parking pass will be sent to the requestor.  The requestor will forward this link to the guest who will enter their vehicle information. It is important to note that the requestor should not use this link to enter their own vehicle information.  

 Please note login may take up to one minute to authenticate.

Parking Regulations

Please review the Austin Peay Parking Regulations here:

Parking Regulations

One must pull forward into a parking stall while parked on campus.  This will allow for the parking enforcement software to properly work. One has the option to purchase an APSU front license plate which will allow individuals to back in if they choose.  Additional information regarding the front license plate can be found on the FAQ page.

Peay Pickup Information

Get around campus on The Peay Pickup!

In a partnership with the Clarksville Transit System (CTS), APSU provides students, faculty and staff free transportation around campus via the Peay Pickup and free transportation around the city on CTS buses. 

CTS operates the two Peay Pickup routes from 7:30 a.m. - 7 p.m., Monday- Friday, through final exams each semester. The Peay Pickup routes run on the north and south side of the campus, with Marion Street being the dividing line.  Each bus takes approximately 5-6 minutes to complete a route circuit.  Please have your University Peay Pickup card and APSU I.D. ready when boarding. To catch the Peay Pickup, just flag it down or wait at a trolley sign.

APSU students, faculty and staff 
must show the Peay Pickup operator a valid Peay Pickup card and a valid APSU I.D. card to ride for free. Cards are distributed by the Parking & Transportation Office.

Peay Pickup trolley rides are available for full fare to those without the valid University Peay Pickup card and a valid APSU I.D. card.

Ride Clarksville city buses free!

Additionally, APSU students, faculty and staff who show the bus operator a valid Peay Pickup card and a valid APSU I.D. card ride for free on any CTS bus.

For route information, visit www.ridects.com/routes/.

CTS Schedule

CTS buses run from 4:30 a.m. - 9p.m. six days a week. The Transit Center, located at 200 Legion St, is open Monday-Friday, 5:30 a.m. – 8 p.m. 9, Saturday, 6:30 a.m. - 8 p.m. and can be reached at 931-553-2429. There is no CTS service on Sundays.

* Please be patient between the hours of 2 – 7 p.m. as traffic congestion may cause bus delays.

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Parking Appeals

All parking citations may be appealed within three business days.  Those affiliated with the university may access the appeal with the link below: 

File an Appeal

If you are a visitor please come to the Shasteen Building, 24/7 to file a written appeal.

The APSU Parking and Transportation Department has vanity plates available for purchase. Each vanity plate contains a unique number that is recognized by License Plate Recognition software. The cost of each plate is $10. The vanity plate does not have an expiration date and can be used for multiple years. Front vanity plates are an option for those who prefer to back into a parking space instead of pulling in.

Vanity Plates can be paid for in person at the at the Cashier's Window or online.

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