Anyone who plans to park on campus during the 2018-19 academic year, and is eligible to do so, will need to purchase a new 2018-19 parking permit. 

Permits for faculty and staff who work at the Danforth Campus, North Campus and West Campus as well as eligible students are now available for purchase at

Visit the Parking Permit Website

News & Announcements

Parking permits for faculty, staff available for purchase June 27
Student permits available starting July 11
June 27, 2018

2018-19 parking permits available by end of June
More details, website to be shared soon
June 7, 2018

Parking permit rates for 2018-19 announced
Occasional Parking, Bearly Drivers programs updated for coming year
April 25, 2018

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Parking Update Winter 2018

Recording from the town hall session in January 2018.

Transportation to WashU

In the Zone: Stories from WashU Commuters.

Leslie McCarthy Metrolink

Leslie McCarthy

“Riding the Metrolink is easy, convenient and actually pretty fun,” said McCarthy. “And it truly only adds about 10 minutes to my overall commute.”
Professor Richard Axelbaum Bike to work

Professor Richard Axelbaum

“I enjoy the ride, it is good for me, good for the environment and, even better, it takes me about the same amount of time to get to work as it did when I used to drive my car.”
Teresa Sarai

Teresa Sarai

“We need only to look at Denmark and the Netherlands to see how everyday cycling has a positive effect on not only reducing our carbon footprint but also improving our health outcomes and overall quality of life.”
Mary Clemens uses West Campus Shuttle

Mary Clemens

“With the shade trees along the way, it is really quite an enjoyable walk."