Parking on Campus
You are provided free access to a secure parking lot located to the west of the main campus (701 Crocker Street) during hours of College operation. This lot is accessible only with a Mercy College badge. In the event of emergency, this lot is equipped with three Code Blue telephone stations that provide a telephone link to Mercy Medical Center Public Safety staff. Exterior video cameras allow Public Safety staff to maintain visual contact with callers at Code Blue stations and routinely monitor the lot.
Students are not permitted to park in visitor or employee lots located on the Mercy College Campus. Only student residents living at Mercy Court may park in the Mercy Court Parking lot.
Parking at Mercy Medical Center
Students are permitted to park in the employee lots located north of Mercy Medical Center Medical on the north side of University Avenue, east and west of 4th Street. These lots may be used at any time.
Students are permitted to park in all other employee lots between 1:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m., Monday-Friday and any time on Saturday and Sunday. Students may not use these lots between 6:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m., Monday-Friday. Students who park in employee lots outside of the permitted hours will be ticketed by Mercy Public Safety. Failure to pay the ticket by the due date will result in removal of badge access privileges.
Students are not permitted to park in visitor or physician lots located on the Mercy Medical Center Campus. Students who park in visitor or physician lots will be ticketed by Mercy Public Safety. Failure to pay the ticket by the due date will result in removal of badge access privileges.
If you have questions or are uncertain about the meaning of the above guidance, you should contact Mercy Public Safety at (515) 247-3111.
To provide safe and secure parking for Mercy College students and staff, all vehicles must display an appropriate parking permit. These stickers are distributed at College orientation and are available free from the Public Safety Office at Mercy Medical Center or from the College receptionist.