The Ohio State University College of Education and Human Ecology
Department of Teaching and Learning
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Our offices are at 1100 Kinnear Road, Columbus, Ohio 43212.

Visitors to The Ohio State University campus will need to pay for parking.

If your vehicle does not have a front license plate, you MUST park head-in so that your plate is readable from the drive lane.

Surface Lot Day Pass

A surface lot day pass costs $9.75. You can buy this pass online at the CampusParc website. To get the $9.75 daily rate, you need to click "Purchase This Permit" and register as a guest user. The process screen shots can guide you, but processes are subject to change.

Hourly Parking

You can also pay for parking in the surface lot around 1100 Kinnear Rd by the hour. Download the ParkMobile app. For the Kinnear Lot use Zone #69346 when using the app. More zone information is available here.

Alternatively, you can use the Pay-By-Plate machine close to the main building entrance. The machine accepts credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, or Discover) and coins; it does NOT take dollar bills.

The parking rate using the ParkMobile app and the Pay-By-Plate surface lot is $2.50 per hour during normal business hours.

For complete information about all parking options, rates, hours, and terms visit CampusParc's information page for details.

1100 Kinnear Road in Winter


Our preferred lodging partner is Homewood Suites

Homewood Suites at 1576 W Lane Ave, Columbus OH 43221 just 1.3 miles from our offices at 1100 Kinnear Rd. To Reading Recovery visitors receive a preferred lodging rate.


Visit the Safe and Healthy Buckeyes page for the latest information, guidelines, and requirements for visiting the Ohio State campus.