Is valet parking available at University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital?

Yes; valet parking is available outside the main entrance to UI Stead Family Children’s Hospital. Valet staff members are recognizable by their royal blue shirts/jackets.

How much does valet parking cost?

There is a flat fee of $15.

Where do I pay for valet service?

You must pre-pay at the information desk in the main lobby of UI Stead Family Children’s Hospital. The information desk is open 24 hours per day, seven days a week. This is the only place where visitors can pay for valet parking. You can pay with cash, check, MasterCard or Visa. Arriving a few minutes before an appointment to allow time to pay the fee will speed the vehicle pick-up process afterwards.

What hours will valet parking operate?

A member of the valet staff is available to assist you from 5:30 a.m. until 7 p.m., Monday through Friday.

What if I need to arrive before 5:30 a.m. or leave after 7 p.m. on a weekday?

A member of our safety and security staff can assist you in dropping off or picking up a vehicle.

What if a family member needs extra assistance?

Wheelchairs and helpful staff are available at the valet station.

How can I let the valet staff know I need to pick up my vehicle?

Please call the number printed on your valet ticket stub. The valet team will retrieve your vehicle and deliver it to the main entrance. Or, if you prefer, the team can deliver your vehicle to a short-term parking spot on Level 1 of the ramp adjacent to the discharge lobby located on Lower Level 1 of UI Stead Family Children’s Hospital.

What if I lose my valet ticket?

Ask any valet staff member for help.