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Assistance from Parking Services during COVID-19
UW-La Crosse is currently staffed with only essential personnel and all other employees are telecommuting or on leave due to the COVID-19 pandemic. If you need assistance from Parking Services, please contact our office by phone at 608-785-8061 or email at

Visitors can purchase permits several ways. Please refer to our Parking Regulations for specific rules.

  • Daily parking is available at pay stations for $1 per hour or through our mobile payment apps listed on signs and at our website. 
  • Weekend permits are available for purchase in the office during business hours.
  • Overnight parking is available for $5 after 7 p.m., valid until 8 a.m. 
  • Commuter lots are available at no charge between 7 p.m.-2 a.m. and during the day only on Saturdays and Sundays except for event parking for groups.
  • Resident lots are always enforced.