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Parking Near the Dental School

Last updated April 19, 2010

The University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry offers limited parking on campus, with more demand for parking than there are spaces available. However, there are many options for parking in the surrounding neighborhood:

Clay Street Garage

Entrance is located on Clay Street between Fillmore and Webster.


Garage entrances can be found on Geary between Laguna and Webster, Fillmore between Geary and Post, and Post between Webster and Laguna. Current fee is $2.00 per hour.

Parnassus — UCSF

Public parking at UCSF is available in the seven-level Millberry Union Garage at 500 Parnassus Ave. There are two garage entrances, one on the north side of Parnassus Avenue and another on Irving Street, just east of Third Avenue. There is another garage located at 350 Parnassus Ave. This garage is only open Monday to Friday from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. Current fee is $4 per hour.

Mount Zion — UCSF Medical Center

Public parking is available in the UCSF Medical Center garage at Mount Zion, located at 1635 Divisadero St. The garage entrance is on Sutter Street. The garage opens at 5:30 a.m. and closes at 9 p.m., Monday to Friday.

Further Away


Parking in the Presidio, which is located a mile and a half from the school, is free of charge. There is a large parking lot near the Main Post and Presidio Visitor Center located at the Presidio Officers' Club, Building 50, Moraga Avenue. To get to the dental school, you will need to catch the #43 bus (direction Munich and Geneva) and get off at Presidio Ave & California St. Then catch the #1 bus in the direction of Clay and Drumm and get off the bus at Sacramento and Webster. Travel time is about half an hour.

Lombard Street Garage

The garage is located at 2055 Lombard Street. You may then walk .8 miles to the school, or catch the #22 bus at the corner of Fillmore and Lombard.