Parking & Visitor Services

Visitor Parking

There is no complimentary parking on campus during the week Monday to Friday, 7 am to 5 pm. Visitors and invited guests should be directed to one of our available visitor attended lots, meters, or Pay & Display metered areas. All parking on campus is restricted to lots/spaces that have been designated for various permits, etc. The University campus is private property; valid permits or paid meter receipts must be visible on your dashboard.

Attended Parking Lots

Visitors must pay a flat rate to the attendant on duty. Some lots offer complimentary evening and weekend parking.

Coin Entry Parking Lots

Visitors are required to pay a $6.00 flat rate. Complimentary parking times vary. 

Meters/Pay & Display

Meters have no maximum cost. Pay & Display Units accept Visa, MasterCard and American Express as well as cash.


Student Residence - Guest Parking

Overnight guests of students in residence may choose to purchase a special short term 3-day parking permit, which will be valid for the meters at the student's residence only.

This permit should be purchased by the Western student in advance at the Parking Office. Please bring:

  1. Western ONECard
  2. Guest's driver's license
  3. Guest's Vehicle Registration or picture of the licence plate