Parking and Campus Safety

Make sure to purchase your parking permit and know how to stay safe on campus.

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Parking and Transportation Services

Parking and Transportation Services are responsible for vehicle registration and permit distribution. All students and staff who park on University property are required to register their vehicles and purchase a parking permit online.  The University manages more than thirty parking lots on the Pensacola Campus. Learn more about purchasing parking permits and check out the Parking Services FAQ.

UWF Police Department

The University of West Florida Police Department's role is to advance UWF's mission, vision, and priorities by providing a safe environment through professional service to the community. 

Safety Escort Program

The Safety Escort service is available to ensure the safety of all University students, staff, and visitors upon request. The Escort Service is provided between car and building or building to building, day and night, year round. Qualified, supervised student personnel provide the escort service Monday through Friday, while the University is in session, from 8 a.m. to midnight. 

Safety Tips for Commuter Students from the UWF Police Department

Safety Tips for Commuter Students