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Spring 2017 permit sales

The Spring 2017 semester permits will go on restricted sales via our online system starting on Thursday December 1st, 2016. Those individuals that have a Fall semseter permit for the Blue, Green or Silver 17 zones will have the first opportunity to purchase a permit in their current zones between December 1st through December 15th.

Starting at 8AM on Friday December 16th, Wintermester, RTC Wolfpass Bus passes, and any remaining permits will be open for general sales.

Bus passes will be released/mailed out starting on Monday December 19th.

Vehicle parking passes will be mailed out starting Monday January 9th, 2017. Permits marked as hold for pick-up will be released on Tuesday January 17th, 2017. A valid photo ID is required to pick up the permit.

Winter 2016 Commencement Parking Information:


•        General Parking will be available in the Brian J. Whalen and West Stadium Parking Complexes as well as the Green, Blue, and Tan parking lots.

•        Disabled Parking will be available on levels 1 and 2 of the West Stadium Parking Complex, just north of Lawlor Events Center.

Click here to view a map for parking and walking path to Lawlor Events Center.
Ceremony information is set forth in full at

Campus Road Closure for Great Basin Hall Construction (Updated 11/7/16)

Great Basin Hall construction will begin on Monday, November 14. The contractor will be relocating utilities, preparing the soil and digging on site, which requires a temporary closure of the campus access road south of Virginia Street Gym. Please review the map linked below and plan alternate campus access routes as necessary. Please do not enter barricaded construction areas and use extra caution near construction areas. 

Great Basin Hall Construction Impact Map (Nov 14 - Dec 2)

The impact to campus
·         The campus access road south of Virginia Street Gym will be closed daily during the affected dates from 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
·         Vehicles and pedestrians will be unable to access the campus via this road and will be required to use alternate access (see attached map).
·         Silver Lot 5 permit holders and those using the ADA parking on the east side of Virginia Street Gym will need to enter and exit through the Whalen Parking Complex during road closure times (see attached map).

Visitor parking relocation due to construction of E. L. Wiegand Fitness Center   (Updated 7/16/15)

The E. L. Wiegand Fitness Center construction will begin June 1, 2015.  In preparation, all hourly metered parking in the large lot at 15th Street has been relocated.   Effective Friday 7/17/15,  hourly parking will be located on the bottom floor of the Brian Whalen Parking Complex at $1.50 per hour, with a four-hour maximum.  This hourly parking area provides visitors close proximity to frequently visited campus buildings. Daily parking is now available on the top floor of the West Stadium Parking Complex accessed off of 16th Street.    

E. L. Wiegand Fitness Center Parking Update (PDF) 

Manage Your Account

Manage your parking account online Students, faculty and staff can manage their parking accounts or pay fines through a secure online system.

Parking Maps

University of Nevada, Reno campus

Identify parking options on and around campus.

Visitor & Event Parking

Visitor parking

We are here to help make planning for your next campus event as easy as possible!

Alternate Transportation

Alternative transportation You have choices when it comes to how you commute to and throughout campus.

Disability Access

Disability Access

Disabled individuals can purchase an annual campus disabled accessible parking permit.

Contact Us

Parking and Transportation Services (0254)

1664 N. Virginia Street

Reno, NV 89557

Phone (775) 784-4654

Fax (775) 784-6219

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