Student Permits Find the permit that works with your schedule. Discover all your parking options. Learn More Employee Permits An options to order parking permits for our permanent faculty and staff prior to each academic quarter. Learn More Disability Permits Find information about how to gain permit parking for drivers with disabilities. Learn More VA Permits Current students with VA authorization can request a parking permit here. Learn More Finding a Permit for You UW Tacoma students, faculty and staff are able to purchase a parking permit for almost any UW Tacoma lot. Students, faculty and staff may also purchase special quarterly permits for Community Partner Lots. For more information on types of parking available, visit Parking Lots & Garages. Permits go on sale about three weeks before the quarter starts and remain on sale until they are sold out. Permits are available to registered UW Tacoma students, staff and faculty on a first-come, first-served basis. Only one permit may be purchased per person. Permits are not sold on a pro-rated basis. In other words, you pay the full amount no matter when you purchase it.