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Transit and Parking Services

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Day Permits

There are two primary types of day permits; online day permits and scratch off day permits.  These Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) may help you determine what option is best for you.  Please do not hesitate to contact our office if you have any questions.

Online Day Permit Example

Scratch Off Day Permit Example

How much does a day permit cost?

Online Day Permit - $5.50/day

Scratch Off Day Permit - $5.50/day (The Wyoming Union Information Desk charges $6.00/day.)

Can the day permit be purchased for multiple days?

Online Day Permit - Yes, the online day permits can be purchased for any specified date range.  However, the dates are required at the time of purchase.

Scratch Off Day Permit - No, the scratch off day permits are only valid for one day.  The permit can be used at any time.  No need to know the date in advance.

Where can the day permit be purchased?

Online Day Permit - Purchase Permits

Scratch Off Day Permit - Transit & Parking Services office or the Wyoming Union Information Desk  (Please note that the Information Desk charges $6.00/day rather than the $5.50/day that TPS charges.)

How can I pay for the day permit?

Online Day Permit - Our online parking portal accepts MasterCard and Visa (including P-card for departmental purchases).

Scratch Off Day Permit - Both the Transit & Parking Services office and Wyoming Union Information Desk accept cash, check, MasterCard, Visa (and P-card or IDT for departmental purchases).

What information do I need to order the day permit?

Online Day Permit - Individual or departmental login information (or create an account) , date selection, and vehicle information (including the license plate number).

Scratch Off Day Permit - No special information is required.

Where can the day permit be used?

Online Day Permit - All regular "A", "C", and "R" spaces.  Please note that day permits do not allow for parking in reserved spaces or metered spaces.  Parking in an Universal Accessibility Symbol accessible parking space is allowed with a day permit only when the appropriate state/city disability placard or license plates are displayed.

Scratch Off Day Permit - All regular "A", "C", and "R" spaces.  Please note that day permits do not allow for parking in reserved spaces or metered spaces.  Parking in an Universal Accessibility Symbol accessible parking space is allowed with a day permit only when the appropriate state/city disability placard or license plates are displayed.

Can the day permit be used on any vehicle?

Online Day Permit - No, the online day permit can only be used with the vehicle listed on the parking permit.

Scratch Off Day Permit - Yes, the scratch off day permit does not require a specified vehicle. 

What format does the day permit come in?

Online Day Permit - Electronic file; can be saved, emailed, and reprinted.

Scratch Off Day Permit - Hard permit; cannot be converted to an electronic file.  Original must be displayed.

How do I properly display the day permit?

Online Day Permit - Print the permit, fold it in half, and place the permit with the dates face up on the dash.  Please make sure that the entire permit is visible.  Example of an online day permit. 

Scratch Off Day Permit - Be sure to scratch off the month, the day, and year.  Don't forget, these permits are only valid for one day.  Hang the permit on your rearview mirror.  Example of a properly scratched day permit. Or, watch the video below.

Questions?  Contact Us.


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Transit & Parking Services

Office Hours: (M-F)

Academic Yr: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Summer: 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM

462 N. 10th Street

Laramie, WY 82072

Phone: (307) 766-9800

Fax: (307) 766-9804

Email: tps@uwyo.edu

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