Visitor Parking

Metered spaces in WMU lots are for the exclusive use of campus visitors. Payment at a meter may be made with U.S. quarters or by a cell phone through Parkmobile. Meter fees are $1.50 per hour. Instructions are listed on each campus meter. Register for a Parkmobile account at www.parkmobile.com or call (800) 280-4146.

Parking meter fees must be paid Monday through Thursday, 7 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Friday, 7a.m. to 4 p.m. 

Visitors to the Office of Admission will find a limited number of free designated parking spaces in the lot directly across the street from the Seibert Administration Building. Additional metered parking is available in the same lot.

Guest permits may be purchased at the Parking Services office or online at parking.wmich.edu.  A daily permit purchased online may be printed off by the guest and placed on the front dashboard of the vehicle. Daily permits are $5. Weekly permits are $15.    

Parents of students living in residence halls may obtain a free, three-day permit at Parking Services, Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Permits may also be obtained at the WMU Department of Public Safety at 511 Monroe St. when the Parking Services office is closed. Parents must be accompanied by the student being visited. The student is required to produce a valid Bronco ID or WIN, while the parent must present a current vehicle registration along with a valid driver’s license.

Conference attendees should obtain a parking permit from the conference manager and park in designated parking areas.  

Complete parking rules, regulations and maps are available at parking.wmich.edu.