Directions and Parking

Getting Here

UMC New Orleans  is located at 2000 Canal Street, between South Galvez and South Roman streets.  The main patient and visitor entrances face Tulane Avenue and South Galvez Street. Patient and visitor parking is available in our parking deck from Tulane Avenue at South Johnson Street. If using a GPS, the address for our parking garage is 2001 Tulane Avenue.

From Algiers and the West Bank: Take the Crescent City Connection and merge onto US-90 East/South Claiborne Avenue. Turn left onto Tulane Avenue. Enter the patient and visitor parking garage to the right of South Johnson Street.

From Jefferson Parish, St, Tammany and the River Parishes: Take I-10 East toward New Orleans and take exit 232 US -61/Tulane Avenue. After S. Galvez Street, make the first legal U-turn and enter the parking deck opposite South Johnson Street.

From New Orleans East and Slidell: Take I-10 West toward downtown New Orleans and exit 235B toward Canal Street/Superdome. Turn right onto Tulane Avenue. Enter the parking deck opposite South Johnson Street.

UMC is conveniently located on the Canal Streetcar line, which operates 7 days a week. Click here for detailed times.

Patient Parking

Free patient parking is available in the UMC New Orleans parking garage, which is located near the intersection of Tulane Avenue and South Johnson Street, between South Prieur and South Galvez streets. Parking tickets will be validated in the areas where you receive care, including Clinic, Hospital and Emergency Department registration.

Visitor Parking

Visitor parking is available in the UMC New Orleans parking garage, which is located near the intersection of Tulane Avenue and South Johnson Street, between South Prieur and South Galvez streets. To access the garage, turn from Tulane Avenue and make a right into the garage near the patient drop off area. At the time of entrance into the garage, please take a ticket. The hourly rates for parking are:

 0-1 hours   $3.00

1-2 hours    $4.00

2-3 hours   $5.00

3-6 hours    $6.00

6-12 hours $7.00

12-24 hours $8.00

The lost ticket fee $12.00

Our Partners

 

The Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center New Orleans has teaching, research, and health care functions state-wide, through its six professional schools and twelve Centers of Excellence, as well as the more than one hundred hospitals and other health science related institutions with which they maintain affiliations.

 

The second-oldest medical school in the Deep South and the 15th oldest medical school in the United States, Tulane School of Medicine is equipping the next generation of medical professionals with the tools to succeed in a rapidly changing world and shape the future of health care.