General Services

Emergency Parking

Emergency Parking

If a vehicle breaks down, severe weather conditions exist, or a personal emergency prevents you from moving your vehicle, contact the Parking Department 715-425-3333 during regular business hours or a University Police Officer 715-425-3133 after hours.

Specific rules and regulations apply for snow removal. Please see the snow removal section for further information. A vehicle cannot be authorized to remain illegally parked in disabled spaces, blocking traffic lanes, fire lanes or when it presents a safety hazard.


Jump Starters

The University Police Department has jump starters available for check out. A driver's license and UWRF ID is required as a deposit. Units are available in the University Police Department and a release form is required for check out. Contact the University Police Department at 715-425-3133.


Parking Lot Security Tips

•  Check your vehicle frequently.

•  Lock all doors and roll windows up tight.

•  Do not leave valuables in plain sight.

•  Park and walk in well-lit areas.

•  Crimes or suspicious persons should be reported to the University Police Department.

•  Ice or maintenance problems should be reported to the Parking Department.

•  Drive slowly through campus lots at a speed below 10 miles per hour.

•  Look under, around and in the back seat of your vehicle as you approach it.

•  Do not walk alone at night. The University Police Department provides escorts. Call 715-425-3133 to request an escort.