The Scottsdale and Phoenix campuses are 14 miles apart.
Some people rely on their personal vehicles for transportation. Others walk or bike.
Phoenix and Scottsdale have an extensive, affordable bus system with regular stops on Mayo Clinic's campus in Scottsdale and at Mayo Clinic Hospital in Phoenix. Students and trainees are offered free unlimited access to the Valley Metro system, which provides bus and light rail service throughout the metropolitan area.
We also have a courtesy shuttle service between the Scottsdale and Phoenix campuses. The shuttle runs between 6 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Service is every half hour.
Yes! Many students bike to get around each campus.
Explore parking options if visiting campus.
Current students and trainees should not park in these areas.
Student and Staff Parking
Parking is available for some students and trainees in designated staff parking areas. During orientation, you'll receive more details on where to park, how to access the campus shuttle and on-campus parking lot maps.
Yes! We have Uber and Lyft, along with several taxi companies.
There are several apartment communities within a few miles to each of the campuses.
Students may need a car to commute. Carpooling opportunities with other students may be available.
We do not have student housing facilities. But, we have resources and workshops for assisting you with things such as moving to Arizona and helping you find a place to live.
The Scottsdale and Phoenix areas have many housing options, including single-family homes, townhomes, and apartment rentals. Housing costs vary depending on the accommodations.