Spring Parking Permit Drawing

A limited number of commuter and resident parking permits will be available for Spring Semester. These permits will be sold through our wait list, beginning on Tuesday, December 7th. 

Students will be selected by random draw and notified by email. PLEASE watch your UWL email account and follow the instructions (including a deadline) in the email to purchase the permit.

To be added to the wait list: Send us an email (from your UWL email address). Include if you live on-campus (& which hall) or off-campus, and list your top 3 preferred lots.

Bike information

U-Pass (local bus service)

Regional bus service

  • Jefferson Bus Lines - Pick-Up/Drop-Off at Student Union on Farwell Street
    • Jefferson Lines turns college campuses into convenient student bus stops through our College Connection program. Passengers enjoy all amenities of Your #1 Bus Experience, including free WiFi, electrical outlets, reclining seats, and in-bus restrooms, plus a 15% student discount on tickets. With affordable tickets, comfortable travel, and all you need within walking distance of class, College Connection makes travel easy, affordable, and enjoyable whether, it’s a weekend away or a holiday at home. The program currently serves over 15 universities across four states, with stops at University of Minnesota campuses, North Dakota State, Iowa State, University of Wisconsin campuses, and more. To learn more, visit our website at or contact us at (858) 800-8898.
  • Scenic Mississippi Regional Transit (S.M.R.T.) - Pick-Up/Drop-Off at Cartwright Center on State Street

Airport shuttle

Groome Transportation provides eight round trips each day between La Crosse and Minneapolis-Saint Paul Airport, and 10 round trips each day between La Crosse and Rochester. The shuttle picks up and drops off at the Whitney Center and offers 24 hour customer service to assist with unexpected flight changes.