Student Life

Lockers, IDs, and Parking

The Biological Sciences Learning Center (BSLC) is open Monday through Friday, 7:00am-5:30pm during academic quarters excluding university holidays. It is open on evenings and weekends by request.

Access card provides 24/7 access for Pritzker students, the above references when the doors are unlocked. (7/23)

If you forget your locker combination, please email the Student Affairs Team 

If you are a Pritzker School of Medicine student and your hospital ID card is not working, if your hospital log-in is not working, or if you have lost your ID card, email the Student Affairs Team. You will receive an acknowledgment email, and a letter will be prepared for you to bring over to the hospital parking office to have the ID replaced. The letter will be emailed as a PDF to you within a day.

If you are a non-Pritzker School of Medicine student, please contact the ID station, 773-702-4382.

Parking is available in the University of Chicago Medical Center (UCMC) parking structure on Maryland Avenue, and is available to medical students who are on clinical rotations in the UCMC that require them to remain in the hospitals late into the evening, or overnight between 5:00PM and 6:00AM.

Students must complete and submit the U of C Hospitals Employee Garage Information Sheet to the parking office at 5840 S. Maryland Avenue.

Parking rules:

  • Use your student ID to gain entrance into garage
  • Park on 5th and 6th floors only
  • Enter the garage after 5pm and exit by 6am (failure to exit by 6am may result in a charge for overnight parking and loss of parking privilege).
  • Students can request a student parking card for the Maryland Garage on a month to month basis.
  • The cost for these cards is $67.50 per month 
  • As there are a limited number of parking cards available, priority will be given to students who are on rotations that require early arrival or late departure.
  • You should park on levels 4, 5, and 6.
  • You are encouraged to share the card with other Pritzker students on the clerkship who are arriving early or staying late.
  • Cards should not be shared with non-Pritzker students.
  • There is a $50 fee for lost or stolen cards.

    Apply here.

  • Parking validation stickers are available for daily parking.
  • Validation stickers work in Hospital Parking Garages A (Maryland) and B (CCD Garage)
  • The cost is $10.00 per validation sticker.
  • Opportunity to purchase one time each month.
  • You can request up to 5 stickers in one month.
  • Validation stickers do no expire.
  • Payment should be made by check to the University of Chicago.
  • There are no refunds on lost or stolen stickers.

Contact the Student Affairs Team with questions.