G.1. WSU and UI Permits

The University of Idaho and Washington State University (Pullman) have developed a cooperative parking arrangement for the purpose of enhancing the accessibility to either campus for faculty, staff, and students participating in cooperative programs and cross listed courses. Selected parking permits from each university have been deemed valid in specific parking areas. Washington State University satellite campus parking permits are NOT valid on the University of Idaho campus.University of Idaho permit holders should consult Washington State University Parking Services with any questions about parking on the Pullman campus at 509-335-7275.

University of Idaho permit holders at Washington State University: The following applies to University of Idaho (UI) permit holders who wish to park at Washington State University (WSU). University of Idaho permit holders are subject to all Washington State University parking and traffic regulations.

  1. UI Gold, Lot Specific Gold, and Reserved annual permits are valid in WSU Yellow, Red, and Blue zones.
  2. UI Red annual permits are valid in WSU Blue zones.
  3. UI Green, Silver, Purple, and Blue annual permits are valid in WSU Blue zones.
  4. UI-issued annual or temporary Disability parking permits are valid in WSU Disability spaces and parking permit zones.
  5. There is no reciprocity at WSU for UI parking permits in WSU parking permit zones which are not specifically listed above in items 1-4, this includes the WSU Student Recreation Center and Tennis Courts parking lots.
  6. UI parking permits are not valid in lieu of payment in WSU pay lots including the WSU Student Recreation Center parking lot or the Tennis Courts parking lot.
  7. WSU faculty, staff, and students assigned to, enrolled at, or who pay fees to Washington State University of employees of other activities or agencies located on the Pullman campus must display a WSU parking permit when parking at WSU. Any attempt by the above personnel to use a UI parking permit in lieu of a WSU permit may result in a fine for illegal use of a parking permit.


Washington State University permit holders at University of Idaho
: The following applies to Washington State University (WSU) permit holders who wish to park at University of Idaho (UI). Washington State University permit holders are subject to all University of Idaho parking and traffic regulations.

  1. WSU Orange and Green annual permits are valid in UI Gold, Red, and Blue permit areas.
  2. WSU Yellow, Red, Crimson, and Gray annual permits are valid in UI Red and Blue permit areas. WSU Crimson and Gray permits are residential priority permits.
  3. WSU Blue annual permits are valid only in UI Blue permit areas.
  4. WSU-issued annual or temporary Disability parking permits are valid in UI Disability parking spaces and parking permit areas.
  5. There is no reciprocity at UI for WSU parking permits in UI parking permit areas which are not specifically listed above in items 1-4, this includes the UI Student Recreation Center parking lot.
  6. UI faculty, staff, and students assigned to, enrolled at, or who pay fees to the University of Idaho or employees of other activities or agencies located on the Moscow campus must display a UI parking permit when parking at UI. Any attempt by the above personnel to use a WSU parking permit in lieu of a UI permit may result in a fine for illegal use of a parking permit.


Zipcar parking at Washington State University and University of Idaho

  1. Zipcars rented from the WSU campus are allowed to park in any colored lot on the UI campus (Gold, Red, Blue, Purple, Silver, or Green lots).
  2. Zipcars rented from the UI campus are allowed to park in WSU Green, Yellow, Red, Blue, Crimson, and Gray zones.