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Directions and Parking

Visiting the Health Science Simulation Center (HSSC) at Samuel Merritt University (SMU).

The HSSC North and South are located in the Peralta Pavilion on the Oakland Campus of Samuel Merritt University at 450 30th Street. The HSSC North is located in Suite G860, which is all the way at the end of the corridor on the ground floor. The HSSC South is located in Suite G730. The entrance is in the lobby on your left when you enter the Peralta Pavilion.


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Parking for the HSSC

Short-term parking (30 minutes) is available at the front entrance. At this time there are two garages for longer-term parking.


Directions from Parking to the HSSC

Providence Parking Garage (South Garage): 3131 Summit Street

After parking, exit the garage on Summit Street, and turn right toward 30th Street. When you reach 30th Street, make another right. In the middle of the block, look for the sign for the Peralta Pavilion. Enter the building from under the blue awning. From here follow the directions (below) from the main entrance of the Peralta Pavilion to the HSSC.

Medical Center Parking Plaza (West Garage): 435 30th Street

After parking, exit the garage toward 30th Street. Cross the street to the Peralta Pavilion and enter the building from under the blue awning. This is the ground floor. From here follow the directions (below) to the HSSC from the Peralta Pavilion main entrance.

Daily Rates for Visitors (both lots) are $1.50 per 20 minutes. Maximum: $18 per day.


Directions to the HSSC from the Peralta Pavilion main entrance

HSSC South:

HSSC South Entry

Enter the Peralta Pavilion from the main entrance under the blue awning. When you enter the building you will see a large lobby on your left. Enter through the double doors. The entrance to the HSSC South is on your right. Please dial X8964 to notify personnel to open the door for you.

HSSC North:

HSSC North Entry

Enter the Peralta Pavilion from the main entrance under the blue awning. At the next doorway, turn right again. This will take you to the front door of the HSSC North. Look for the telephone on the wall behind the front door. Please dial intercom #25 to notify personnel to open the door for you.