The University of Chicago Medicine offers a number of options to meet the parking needs of our patients, visitors, faculty and staff.

Be sure to ask our staff about discount parking rates.

You can also find information about Comer Children's parking.

 Patient and Visitor Parking

Parking Options in Hyde Park

Parking A: 5840 S. Maryland Ave.

Turn on Maryland Avenue from 59th Street and the entrance will be on your left. This garage is best for patients and visitors going to Bernard A. Mitchell Hospital and Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine (DCAM). A walking bridge on Level 2 connects Parking A to Mitchell and DCAM. Parking A Office is located on Level 1, enter on Maryland Avenue.

Parking B: 5656 S. Maryland Ave.

Turn on Maryland Ave. from 56th Street and the entrance will be on your right. You can also enter on Cottage Grove Avenue. This garage is best for patients and visitors going to the Center for Care and Discovery (CCD). Patient and visitor parking are on the first six levels. Staff permit parking is on the top two levels. A walking bridge on Level 2 connects Parking B and CCD. Parking B Office is located on Level 2 near the walking bridge.

UChicago Medicine provides the following services to patients and visitors within our parking garages between the hours of 7 a.m. and 8:30 p.m. Please contact the Parking Office at 773-702-4381 for automobile assistance.

Air for Tires

While in the garage facility, parking staff can help inflate tires if needed. Please stop by the Parking Services Offices in either parking garage or call 773-702-4381 for additional assistance.

Emergency Jump Start

If your car does not start because of a problem with the battery, the parking staff has equipment to help start your car. Between 7 a.m. and 8 p.m. call the Parking Service Office. During overnight hours between 8 p.m. and 7 a.m., call Public Safety at 773-702-6262.

Finding Your Car

Each parking level has "pull tabs" near the elevator to help you remember where you parked your car. If you need more help go to the Parking Services Offices.

Americans with Disabilities (ADA) Parking

There are a number of parking spaces for people with disabilities in Parking A and Parking B garages. These spaces are for use only by visitors and patients with a state issued ADA permit. No exceptions.

Lock-Out Services

If you get locked out of your car the parking staff can call road side assistance or a locksmith. You are responsible for any charges from these services.

Security

For your safety we have alarms on every floor and TV cameras throughout the parking garages. We can walk visitors to their car if needed. Please call Security if you would feel safer having someone walk with you to your car. 773-702-6262.

Valet parking is offered on weekdays in front of the Center for Care and Discovery (CCD), Bernard A. Mitchell Hospital, Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine (DCAM) and Comer Children's Hospital. The Valet Services Office is located on Level 1 near the Valet Pay Station at each building.

UChicago Medicine is not responsible for items left in vehicles.

Locations & Hours

Center for Care and Discovery (CCD)
5700 S. Maryland Ave.
Chicago, IL 60637

Valet hours: 5 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Bernard Mitchell Hospital
5841 S. Maryland Ave.
Chicago, IL 60637

Valet hours: 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine (DCAM)
5758 S. Maryland Ave.
Chicago, IL 60637

Valet hours: 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Comer Children's Hospital
5721 S. Maryland Ave.
Chicago, IL 60637

Valet hours: 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Discounted parking is available to UChicago Medicine patients and visitors. Ask for additional details at your doctor's office, admissions office or Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine (DCAM) first floor security desk for more information.

Valet Parking With Validation

Rates may be higher without parking validation, which is available at clinics and information desks.

  • Under 6 hours: $15
  • 6 hours to 24 hours: $25

Self-Parking With Validation

Rates may be higher without parking validation, which is available at clinics and information desks. 

  • Under 1 hour: $6
  • 1 hour to 3 hours: $8
  • 3 hours to 6 hours: $12
  • 6 hours to 24 hours: $18

Prepaid Discounted Parking

Patients and their families can purchase a pack of five blue prepaid parking tickets for Self-Park for $30. Patients and their families can also purchase packs of five pink prepaid parking tickets for Valet parking for $60. Each ticket is good for one 24-hour parking period. Tickets are available in the Parking Services Office locations in both Parking A (5840 S. Maryland Ave.) and Parking B (5656 S. Maryland Ave.) garages.

UChicago Medicine no longer accepts parking stickers. Anyone who purchased coupon books and parking stickers prior to January 2013 may exchange them for prepaid validation tickets in the Parking Office.

UChicago Medicine uses an automated payment system. Patients and visitors who valet park can pay at a pay station (cash or credit card) or via hand-held scanner at the valet station (credit card only). Pay stations are located in the following areas:
  • On the first floor of the east elevator bank near the Parking Services Office
  • Near the elevators on the Mitchell access bridge
  • On the first floor of the north elevator bank
  • Near the elevators on the DCAM access bridge
  • In the DCAM ground floor lobby
  • In the Center for Care and Discovery ground floor east lobby

For additional information call Parking Services at 773-702-4381. Parking Services Offices are open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. A customer service attendant is available 24 hours a day and 7 days a week.