Department of Public Safety

690 South Church Street
West Chester, Pennsylvania 19383

Parking Services

On Campus Permit Sales

Locations and Hours:

Peoples Building

690 South Church Street

West Chester, PA


2015-2016 Parking Permit Sales Information:

Complete Parking Permit and Garage Semester Pass Sales information can be found at:

ALL PARKING PERMITS are on sale now!!

Fall Permit Sales- Extended Hours

Parking permit sales hours are extended around the first two weeks of the academic year. For the 2015-2016 academic year, Fall permit sales will be on Wednesday, 8/19/15 through Tuesday, 9/1/15 from 8am to 4pm. Saturday sales hours: 10am to 2pm. No Sunday sales.

Fall Semester Pass Sales- Extended Hours

Parking Garage semester pass sales hours are extended as follows:

  • Semester parking passes will be available at the Sharpless Garage office as follows:
    • Friday, August 21 from 10:00am to 2:00pm
    • Saturday, August 22 from 10:00am to 2:00pm
    • Monday, August 24 to Friday, August 28 from  8:00am to 4:00pm
      • Sales by appointment prior to August 21st and after August 28th.



Visitors to campus are required to obtain a visitor’s parking pass to park in any surface parking lot or in the Matlack Parking Structure.  Visitor’s parking passes may be obtained at University Parking Services, located at the address above.  In order to obtain a visitor’s parking pass, a valid operator’s license and vehicle registration must be presented.

Visitors are encouraged to consider parking in the Sharpless Parking Structure located on Sharpless Street between High and South Church Streets.  This parking structure is a pay to park facility, but  many visitor’s feel it is the most convenient parking.

Detailed visitor parking information can be found here: Visitor Parking

Refer to the Parking / Vehicle Regulations section to learn how to qualify for the purchase of a parking permit and other regulations regarding parking and traffic enforcement on campus.

Motorist Assistance

If you wish to appeal a parking ticket please click here to obtain an appeal form. Print the form and when completed, appeals can be mailed in, dropped off in person, or faxed to parking services.

Posted signs supercede printed materials in regard to enforcement of parking regulations on campus.

We apologize for any inconvenience in parking caused by campus construction. These projects are necessary to improve our community.

West Chester Borough - Off Campus Parking

For information about parking on the streets surrounding our campus or in the parking garages in West Chester, please refer to and go to the parking services link or call


Motorist Assistance

Overflow parking available in Lower Q lot

"Picture taken on 9/12/2011 at 10:30am"