The University of Wisconsin-Platteville Police Department will to assist you with any vehicle on campus property. The City of Platteville Police Department can assist you with vehicles on city streets.

You will need to know:

  • Make (Ex: Ford, Chevy, etc.)
  • Model (Ex: Taurus, Cavalier, etc.)
  • Year of vehicle

Authorization Form must be completed to in the case of unlocking your vehicle.


Unfortunately, UW-Platteville police officers cannot use state vehicles to jump-start your vehicle. Residence hall students may be able to borrow jumper cables from the front desk. Non-residence hall students and those calling outside of the front desk hours will need to call a service garage.

Wisconsin driver's licensing and vehicle registration

Note these are only driver's license services, the only full service in the area is in Madison.






197 Christensen Drive

Monday and Wednesday

7 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Springate Mall, 316 W. Spring St.

Tuesday and Thursday

7 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Industrial Park, 31 Means Drive

Monday and Wednesday

7 a.m. to 5 p.m.


815 1st Ave.

Tuesday and Thursday

7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Visit the Wisconsin Department of Transportation or call 608.266.1466 for more information.

Contact Information

University Police

0134 Brigham Hall