Hospitals & Health Centers
- Hospitals and Health Centers
- Hours of Operation
- Cancer Center Parking Structure (P1) West Medical Center Drive
- University Hospital/Taubman Center Parking Structure (P2) East Medical Center Drive
- Mott Children's and Women's Hospital Parking Structure (P4) East Hospital Drive
- Cardiovascular Center Parking Structure (P5) Ann Street at Observatory Street
- Patient/Visitor Parking Rates
- Inpatient Visitor Parking Pass
- Fletcher Structure Patient Parking
- Financial Assistance
- Accepted Forms of Payment
- Valet Parking Service
- MRI Special Needs Parking
- Parking for People with Disabilities
- Oversized Vehicle Parking
- Recreational Vehicle (RV) Parking
- Hours of Operation
The University of Michigan Hospitals & Health Centers (UMHHC) offer a variety of parking options for patients and visitors.
Hours of Operation
Cancer Center Parking Structure (P1) West Medical Center Drive
P1 is located next to the Cancer Center and is intended for use by Cancer Center patients and the family and friends who accompany them to appointments. The structure is open 6:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and closed Sunday.
University Hospital/Taubman Center Parking Structure (P2) East Medical Center Drive
P2 is located next to the front entrance of University Hospital and is open 24 hours, 7 days a week. The structure is staffed by parking attendants.
Mott Children's and Women's Hospital Parking Structure (P4) East Hospital Drive
P4 is located across E. Hospital Drive from the Children's and Women's Hospitals main entrance and is connected to the hospital by a pedestrian bridge above the street. The structure is for patients and family/friends who accompany them, but includes a section for staff parking. It is open 24 hours a day/7 days a week, and is staffed by parking attendants.
Cardiovascular Center Parking Structure (P5) Ann Street at Observatory Street
P5 is located directly below the Cardiovascular Center (CVC) and is intended for use by CVC patients and visitors. The structure is open 24 hours, 7 days a week.
Patient/Visitor Parking Rates
Unstamped ticket (charged to general public, sale reps, contractors, temporary employees, staff, etc.):
|Parking Duration||Parking Rate|
|First 4 hours||$2.00|
For those who park 4 hours or less, there is no need to have your parking ticket stamped; the parking rate is $2.00 regardless.
For those who park longer than 4 hours, your parking ticket may be stamped/validated for the $2.00 discounted daily rate ($.50 for infusion patients) at several location within the hospitals.
- Entrance Services - University Hospital/Taubman Center Level 1
- Registration Desks - Taubman Center Levels 1,2 & 3
- Children's and Women's Hospital badging stations
- Cancer Center Reception desks and clinics
- CVC Entrance Services and clinics
- University Hospital Surgery Family Waiting Room
Inpatient Visitor Parking Pass
Frequent visitors to inpatient units may request a pre-approved parking pass from the inpatient unit (nurse, clerk or social worker) which will limit the daily parking expense to the stamped ticket rate. After that daily rate is paid, the visitor can come and go multiple times during the day and needs only to present the pass and the receipt of payment to the parking attendant for a free exit. Passes may be issued for a maximum of 14 calendar days. After that, you must request a new pass.
Fletcher Structure Patient Parking
At Fletcher Structure, a restricted cashier-attended parking operation is available exclusively for patients of the School of Dentistry and University Health Service from 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. daily. You must have your parking ticket validated at the clinic(s) in order to prove patient status. Violators are fined $30 in addition to the parking fee.
The UMHHC Guest Assistance office offers a special parking program for patients who meet specific income guidelines. Please call (734)764-6893 for more information.
Accepted Forms of Payment
Cash, check or credit card (Visa, Mastercard or Discover). Canadian currency or coin not accepted.
Valet Parking Service
Valet service is available, for a fee, for patients and visitors in some areas. Cars may be driven directly into the entrance drives at:
- Monday - Friday 5:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
- Saturday - Sunday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
M.S. Mott Children's Hospital
- Monday - Friday 5:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
- Saturday - Sunday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
- Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
- Saturday - Sunday No valet service
- Monday - Friday 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
- Saturday - Sunday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
MRI Special Needs Parking
MRI patients with special parking needs may apply to get a permit that allows them to park in the MRI/Radiation Therapy (M7) lot. This lot is located just west of the Emergency Room entrance on East Medical Center Drive. Parking is allowed in spaces #8, 9, 10 or 11 only. Each space is identified with blue MRI signs. This is a metered lot with a fee of $.90 per hour. You should expect to be in MRI approximately 2-3 hours. These special permits must be displayed hanging from the rear view mirror of the vehicle. It is not acceptable to display the permit in any other manner; otherwise a parking citation may be issued.
Parking for People with Disabilities
Handicap parking spaces are available at both parking structures. The prevailing fees apply. The only exception is for individuals with a "FREE PARKING" decal affixed to their State-issued handicap placard.
Oversized Vehicle Parking
At the Hospital/Taubman Center Structure (P2), the vehicle height clearance is 7 feet. At the Cancer Center Structure (P1), the vehicle height clearance is 8'2". Oversized vehicles can park at a metered surface lot across from Parking A. You can also purchase daily parking permits for $2.00 from the Entrance Program, located just inside the entrance at University Hospital Circle Drive. Call (734)936-6641 for more information.
Recreational Vehicle (RV) Parking
RV parking is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Spaces may not be reserved, and there is no guarantee of space availability. RV's can park in the M29 lot on Nichols Drive (near the Arboretum). Vehicles must be self-contained and are prohibited from discharging liquid of any kind. Daily parking permits are required and may be purchased for $2.00 from the Entrance Program, which is located just inside the entrance at the University Hospital Circle Drive. Please call (734) 936-6641 for more information.