Get It √ 2: GET AROUND CAMPUS
Parkland has different academic sections of the building referred to as “wings”. The X wing is the center/top of the college with access to the following wings: (all the ramps lead up to the college center)
A = admissions & administration
B = business & agri industries and computer sciences
C = fine & applied arts
D = humanities & social sciences, and computer sciences
L = health professions* & natural science
M = math & engineering science technology
P = athletics & sport related academics
The Applied Technology Center (T wing), the green house and the Diesel Technology Center ( W wing) are located in separate buildings on the west side of the campus. The S wing Art building is near the Bradley entrance by the red barns.
Athletic fields are located on the north side of campus.
* Some health classes are held at the Parkland on Mattis H wing. By sure to check the class locations in the class schedule. Click for maps
.Where to Park
The parking lots are identified with B, C, & M signs on the light posts. Pick the lot closest to your first or last class and park in the same lot every time. If your classes are in the L, P or M wings park in the M lots. Use the C lots if your classes are in the C or D wings and use the B lots if your classes is in the B wing.
If you happen to lock your keys in your truck or your car won’t start call 351-2369 for free assistance.
The MTD bus pickup/drop off is at the D2- D wing entrance. Click for MTD Bus schedules
You can buy or use your financial aid to purchase an annual bus pass certificate in the bookstore for $72. Take the certificate to the MTD terminal with a photo ID and they'll give you the MTD pass.
A Busey Bank ATM is located across the hall from the Student Life office (X153) next to the the library stairs in the college center.
We have 2 cafeterias on campus:
Gullivers, located between the C & M wings, serves breakfast, lunch & snacks 7:30am-2pm daily.
Mama Leones, located in the X wing across from the bookstore, serves pizza & sandwiches 10am-6pm.
Parkland has a wonderful full service library - research assistance, computer labs, books, videos, magazines, printers, photocopiers and even a fax machine. The entrance to the library is the large stairway in the college center. Your student ID is also your library card - bring it with you to use the library services. Click for more
Be aware, be safe on campus. Take advantage of our 24-hour campus Police Escort Service. Call 351-2369. Click for more Safety Tips & Resources
Student Service Offices:
Dean of Students: A115 • 217/351-2505