Do I need a parking permit? If you do not get a visitors parking spot (located by the sidewalk closest to the building), then you will need to aquire a parking permit to avoid the $50 parking ticket. Where can I pick up a parking permit for my vehicle? WIlson Hall 225 can issue parking permits for you. You can also get a permit from the police station located on the first floor of the parking deck. When can I pick up my parking permit? We advise all examinees to arrive 15 minutes early to their appointment to allow ample time to get a parking permit and to put it on their vehicle. You can also come by the office the day before your appointment to pick up a permit.