Provides information regarding what is available for UW—Milwaukee visitors. Such as friends and/or family that visits for a few hours.

Special Visitors and Department Guests
Special visitors and department guests can be eligible for special parking arrangements. Ask the hosting department for more details.
  1. Only deans, division heads, directors, department chairpersons or their designated representatives are allowed to request special visitor parking reservations on behalf of their Faculty and Staff. Special visitor/guest permits cannot be provided to anyone who is employed by the University. Student Association recognized Student organizations can make arrangements through Student Involvement.
    • Student organizations can make arrangements through Student Involvement.
  2. Establish a blanket account with Transportation Services for special visitor/guest parking services.
  3. Available permits:
    • For portions of a day
      • Mornings 7:00 AM — 1:30 PM
      • Afternoons 11:30 AM — 5:30 PM
      • Evenings 4:00 AM — 8:00 PM
      • Any overlapping period, no matter how short, is counted as an all day period.
    • For an entire day
      • 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM
  4. Request a reservation(s) at least 48 hours in advance in writing or by completing the Special Visitor Request Form and faxing it to (414) 229–2933. Information needed at the time of reservation includes:
    • Date, parking preference, location and time period parking reservation(s) are desired.
    • Name, email, and phone number of departmental contact person along with PK number.
Transportation Services will issue a permit for a specific parking space. A permit and a map with parking instructions for the visitor/guest will be available for pick-up at the Transportation Services office in Union WG25.
Restrictions Include:
  • A limit of two reservations per department in outdoor lots on any given day. Reservations will be made on a first-come/first-served basis.
  • Transportation Services reserves the right to deny a Special Visitor Request.
  • A maximum of 26 spaces in outdoor lots may be reserved campus wide for any given day.
  • Special visitor parking spaces may not be reserved for regular UWM employees or students.
  • Parking arrangements can be made for the Union and Lubar garages. A special Value Pass will be issued to the guests. These areas are not restricted to the limit of two (2) reservations per day.
  • Contractor parking is available with a “K” permit at outdoor lots at the all-day special visitor rate.