Permit FAQs

Please consult this page for information about your permit.

Do I need to pick up a physical permit?

The following FAQ does not address moped, motorcycle, or contractor (K) permits. Each uses a hang tag that must be picked up from Transportation Services.

How can I cancel my permit?

You cancel your permit based on the following forms. Transportation Services will refund eligible customers once the cancellation is submitted. It may take a few weeks for the refund to process.

If you paid for a permit with a credit/debit card, check, or cash, use our Permit Cancellation Form.

If you are a faculty/staff member with a payroll deduction, use our Payroll Deduction Cancellation Form.

What if I want to exchange my permit for another?

You can email uwmpark@uwm.edu, and we can arrange an exchange of permits.

Adjusting Vehicle Information

Adding a vehicle

  • Go to the website uwm.edu/Transportation/portallogin.
  • Login to your account. If you are a student or faculty and staff, please use “AFFILIATED LOGIN”. Visitors can use “GUEST LOGIN”.
  • Click on “VEHICLES” at the top of the website.
  • Click on “ADD VEHICLE”.
  • Provide the required information.
  • Click on “NEXT”.

Editing vehicle information

  • Go to the website uwm.edu/Transportation/portallogin.
  • Login to your account. If you are a student or faculty and staff, please use “AFFILIATED LOGIN”. Visitors can use “GUEST LOGIN”.
  • Click on “VEHICLES” at the top of the website.
  • Click the corresponding license plate of the vehicle.
  • Click “EDIT” in the center of the page to access the current vehicle information.
  • Edit the desired content, e.g. vehicle make.
  • At the bottom of the page, click “NEXT” to complete the edit.

Removing a vehicle

  • Go to the website uwm.edu/Transportation/portallogin.
  • Login to your account. If you are a student or faculty and staff, please use “AFFILIATED LOGIN”. Visitors can use “GUEST LOGIN”.
  • Click on “VEHICLES” at the top of the website.
  • Click the corresponding license plate of the vehicle.
  • At the bottom of the page, click “DELETE”.
  • Click “OK” on the pop up.
Note: There must be at minimum one vehicle associated with an active account.