Designator fees

Designators are premium additions that may be purchased with approval from Transportation Services to add greater location flexibility to regular parking permits.

The Universal Designator (U) allows the UW permit holder to park in most parking lots on campus when conducting university business based on job duties. All lots are available for this purpose except the following:

  • Disabled/wheelchair spaces or lots including Lot N22 (HUB). If you need it, please request temporary disabled parking at a campus gatehouse
  • Reserved parking spaces or areas as posted
  • Spaces restricted for a specific use
  • Spaces marked for university vehicles only (includes physical plant vehicles, service vehicles, trucks)
  • Triangle and Surgery Pavilion garages
  • Lots C14, C17 and N3
  • Gated lots and garages restricted by card swipe access
  • Laurel and Blakeley Village lots H12 and H14 (Operated by Housing and Food Services)
  • Parking meters, numbered Pay-by-Space stalls, or permit issuance machines

The Service Designator (S) allows permit holders who are not affiliated with UW to park in most campus lots, excluding the following:

  • Disability/wheelchair spaces or lots, including Lot N22 (HUB). If you need it, please request temporary disabled parking at a campus gatehouse
  • Reserved parking spaces or areas as posted
  • Spaces restricted for specific use
  • Spaces marked University Vehicles Only
  • Gated lots & garages restricted by card swipe access
  • Laurel & Blakeley Village lots H12 & H14 (Operated by Housing and Food Services)
  • Parking meters, numbered Pay-by-Space stalls, or permit issuance machines

Rates

Type Term Rate
Special Designator “U” Universal - Premium added to other permit product Monthly $30.00
Special Designator “S” Service - Premium added to other permit product Monthly $50.00