Department of Public Safety

690 South Church Street
West Chester, Pennsylvania 19383


Sales Locations and Hours:


Permits are sold at the Parking Services Office in the Peoples Building, Church St. & University Ave., Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. throughout the year.

Extended sale hours for the week prior to and the first week of the fall semester are posted in the residence halls and academic buildings each year. Extended hours may be offered during the move-in weekend as needed.

If you wish to pre-register, You can do so over the web (Click Here ) or complete the permit application form and submit it with a check and a copy of the driver’s license and student ID card of the person registering the vehicle along with the registration card for the vehicle being registered. Once these items are received, the Parking Services Office will process the form and have it ready for pickup within ten working days.

All parking tickets and holds must be cleared prior to purchasing an annual permit. You can find out if you have a ticket or hold by contacting the Parking Services office at 610-436-3345.

Cost and Required Information:

The cost for University parking permits is $30.00. Payment must either be cash or a check made out to the WCU Parking Fund. You must have your Drivers License, Vehicle Registration and University ID Card to pick up your permit.


There are no refunds for parking permits. All Sales are Final.

Web Registration:

On-line registration is available by going to this link: Register Electronically.

Postal Service - Mailed-in Vehicle Registration Applications:

Completed applications, along with copies of the Vehicle Registration, Driver's License, University ID Card, and a check or money order payable to "WCU Parking Fund", may be mailed to:

West Chester University

Parking Services Office

690 South Church Street

West Chester, PA: 19383-3515

Outstanding Tickets:

All outstanding tickets must be paid prior to the purchasing a new permit.