Welcome to the University of Idaho!
This page contains information intended to assist you in having a positive experience on campus. After reviewing this information if you have questions, please contact us at 208-885-6424, firstname.lastname@example.org or in person at 1006 Railroad Street at the corner of Railroad Street and W. Sweet Avenue. We're located inside the Intermodal Transit Center (map). There is no free parking on campus; all areas either require a permit or payment at the parking location. Below is an overview of visitor parking options on campus.
Visitor Parking Options
- Purchase a Visitor permit to park in a regular parking space in any Gold, Red, Blue, Purple, Silver or Green parking lot or any marked Visitor space on campus. Visitor permits are $3/day and can be purchased online, or at the Parking Office located in the Intermodal Transit Center on the corner of Sweet Avenue and Railroad Street (1006 Railroad Street).
- Visitor permits are valid in all colored lots until 12:00 a.m. for the date issued. Visitors parking after 12:00 a.m. must have a valid visitors permit for the next date/day.
- There are three self-serve pay station parking lots on campus, as well as individual space SmartMeters. Both allow for payment with debit/credit cards and coins. Hourly rates vary based on the location and time of day, ranging from $0.75 to $1.50 per hour.
Will you be staying overnight on campus?
Visitor permits are valid in all colored lots until 12:00 a.m. for the date issued. Visitors parking after 12:00 a.m. must have a valid visitors permit for the next date/day.