Parking Lots

Season Permit Lots

  • These are parking lots reserved for those guests who have purchased a season parking permit.
  • Guests with season parking permits are encouraged to follow the instructions that were sent with the parking information and the instructions located on the back of the permit.
  • Guests should have the permit visible on the rear view mirror so that traffic personnel can ensure that all pass holders are directed to their designated lots.

Day of Game Lots

  • Parking is available on the day of the game on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • The charge to park in day of game lots for Men’s Basketball is $10.
  • Guests holding current valid Ohio State Parking Permits (A, B, C, etc.) may park in these lots free of charge.
  • For select games: The Quick Schott Shuttle service to the Schottenstein Center is available free of charge for guests who park in the Buckeye Lots (accessible off Ackerman Road). The shuttle will run beginning 90 minutes prior to tip off. This service will drop off and pickup fans at the NE Rotunda entrance.

Disability Lots

  • Parking in a disability lot is on a first come, first served basis.
  • Disability parking is located in the Scarlet Lot adjacent to the arena on a first come, first served basis.
  • There is additional disability parking in the Buckeye Lots (accessible from Ackerman Rd.) with a dedicated shuttle service to the facility.
  • Drop offs can be made on the bus loop located on the north side (Borror Drive side) of the arena. Guests are encouraged to inform traffic personnel and follow their direction.
  • Guests with designated lot parking permits, in addition to a blue disability placard, will have accessible parking in their specific lot.
  • The charge to park in day of game lots is $10 for men’s basketball games.
  • Please call the Schottenstein Center Parking office at 614-688-3939 or follow the Contact Us link to send a message.