Parking on the UW-Stout campus is regulated throughout the entire calendar year, and any parking must comply with the guidelines established in the documents on this website. All legitimate parking must be authorized by Parking Services by permit, pay station, short-term meter, posted time limit, or phone authorization.
Parking information must be obtained from Parking Services. Incorrect information provided by another source is not considered a valid defense of a parking violation.
Please view parking updates on a regular basis to avoid receiving a parking citation while parking on the UW-Stout campus. All updates and news will be featured below.
Summer Residential Permits
If you are planning to live on campus for the summer and need a permit, contact our office directly for the best deal. If you have an annual or spring semester permit, it will be valid until August 15.
Also, starting May 15, and running through August 15, all residential permits will be valid in any residential lot, North, Main and Lot 17.
Fall 2023 Permit Sales
Online sales, for all 2023-24 parking permits, will start on August 1, 2023. This includes all new students, current students, and faculty/staff members. Permits will become valid on August 16, 2023.
Current annual and spring semester permits are valid through August 15.
Permits are sold on a first come first served basis. Some permit types (especially reserved) will run out before the semester starts.
Visit the permit sections of this website to learn more about permit types and costs.
Reserve Daily (guest) Parking In Advance
You may now reserve your daily parking in advance, online, through ParkMobile Reservations. Event and meeting reservations will also be managed online through a similar link with an access code.
General Information: If you have a valid parking permit your license plate is your permit (except motorcycle/moped - a sticker is required). If you need to purchase a permit go to the Parking Portal. For assistance, our office hours are 7:45 a.m. - 4:25 p.m. Monday thru Friday (except Holidays). Valid parking lot information for your permit can be found at: Permit Information