The University of Washington: Facilities Services

Press/Media Permit

Press/Media Permit

The Press/Media permit provides complimentary parking to members of the press who are on campus to pursue a story. Occupants of unmarked press vehicles must provide acceptable ID to verify their occupation. Acceptable forms of ID include: Working Press credentials or a business cards with photo ID.

Privileges include:

  • Parking for a specific lot(s) and/or space assigned from a campus gatehouse
  • Loading/unloading in marked load zones for the posted time limit
  • Commercial license plates are required for “Truck Load Only” spaces

Limitations include:

  • No stopping, standing or obstructing traffic or pedestrian movement on any street, plaza or sidewalk