Hourly Rates for Commonly Used Lots
Main: (608) 263-6666
Fax: (608) 265-3424
Hourly Gate Access - Campus Ramps and Garages
Lots 17, lot 20, lot 76, lot 83, lot 7 (Grainger Hall) and lot 80 (Union South). See the Rates Policy for up-to-date rates.
Day time: 7:00am -4:30pm
- $1 per 30 minutes for first 2 hours
- $1 per hour thereafter
- $12 daily max
Evenings Parking Rates
- $1 Per Hour
- $5 maximum per evening
Half and Full Day Parking
In lots 7, 17, 20 and 83, Transportation Services (21 N Park St.) sells full- and half-day visitor parking permits.
Daytime: 7:00 am -4:30 p.m.
At the University Hospital (lot 75) and American Family Children's hospital (lot 63), hourly parking is available for patients and visitors. See the Rates Policy for up-to-date rates.
$2/hour for first 2 hours and $1/hr after that
$12.00 daily maximum (per visit)
$12.00 lost ticket fee
For more information on ramp clearances, see our Lot Information page.
There are public meters in most parking lots on campus. Some of these meters have a 25-minute limit. To get 5-minutes FREE, turn the handle (or push the button) when the meter shows zero time and then insert additional coins if needed. On the UW campus, you may not "re-plug" a meter. You are limited when parking at a meter to the length of the time limit of the meter.
See the Rates Policy for cost of meters. See the Lot Stall information page for longer term meter locations. Vehicles may not park at an inoperable meter. Customers should move to the next metered stall and report the inoperable meter to UW Transportation Services at 263-6666, press option #7. Have the broken meter number, lot number, and the problem with the meter. For additional information, please see our Citation Policy.