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Directions and Travel Info

Phoenix’s Sky Harbor Airport is the nearest large airport, about 100 miles south of Prescott. Plan to make shuttle arrangements coinciding with airline arrival and departure. Shuttle vans run several times daily between various locations in Prescott and Sky Harbor Airport (see below). Travel to and from the airport and Prescott is approximately 2 hours.

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport is a smaller airport in the Phoenix area which houses Allegiant, Spirit, and Frontier Airlines. There are no direct shuttles between Prescott and this airport, but students can take a shuttle between Sky Harbor and Gateway (Phoenix Gateway Direct or 855-982-2555). The shuttle between airports takes about 45 minutes.

There is also a small airfield near Prescott, Earnest A. Love Field, with direct flights to Los Angeles International Airport and Denver International Airport on Great Lakes Airlines.

Shuttle Service: (Ask for a Prescott College discount, curbside pickup/delivery options may be extra and must be arranged in advance)

Arizona Shuttle (800) 888-2749 or www.arizonashuttle.com

 Directions to Prescott College: (From Phoenix)

  • Take Interstate I-17 north toward Flagstaff (approximately 62 miles)
  • Take exit #262 onto AZ-69 west toward Prescott – go 33.8 miles
  • Take ramp onto Gurley St. (AZ-69 becomes Gurley St.) – go 1.8 miles
  • Continue west on Gurley Street (past the Courthouse Square and Whiskey Row) to Grove Ave.
  • Turn right on Grove – Prescott College is located on the second and third blocks on the left

Directions to Prescott College: (From Flagstaff)

  • Take Interstate I-17 south towards Phoenix (approximately 62 miles)
  • Take exit #278 onto AZ-169 toward Prescott. Turn right and go 15 miles
  • Turn right on AZ-69 – go 14.8 miles
  • Take ramp onto Gurley St. (AZ-69 becomes Gurley St.) – go 1.8 miles
  • Continue west on Gurley Street (past the Courthouse Square and Whiskey Row) to Grove Ave.
  • Turn right on Grove – Prescott College is located on the second and third blocks on the left

Gear Stores in Prescott

Manzanita Outdoors

377 N, Montezuma St.  Ste. 100 
Prescott, AZ 86301
928-778-0980

The Hike Shack

104 N. Montezuma St.
Prescott, AZ 86301
928-443-8565

Granite Mountain Outfitters

320 W. Gurley St.
Prescott, AZ 86301
928-776-4949

Grocery and Natural Food Stores in Prescott

Natural Grocers

1470 Gail Gardner Way 
1.8 miles from campus

Trader Joe's

252 N. Lee Blvd.
4.6 miles from campus

Fry's

950 Fair St.
0.8 miles form campus
Within Easy Walking Distance

Sprouts

174 E. Sheldon St.
0.7 miles from campus
Within Easy Walking Distance

Safeway

450 White Spar Road
1.3 miles from campus

Banks

Arizona State Credit Union

550 E. Gurley Street
1.0 mile from campus

Credit Union West

 528 W Gurley Street
0.2 miles from campus

Bank of America

301 W. Gurley Street
0.4 miles from campus

Chase

746 Miller Valley Road
0.8 miles from campus

Chase

302 W. Gurley Street.
0.4 miles from campus

Compass Bank

923 E. Gurley Street
1.3 miles from campus

Country Bank

107 E. Willis Street
0.6 miles from campus

BMO Harris

303 N. Montezuma Street
0.6 miles from campus

National Bank of Arizona

1055 Iron Springs Road
1.1 miles from campus

Wells Fargo

825 Miller Valley Road
0.9 miles from campus

Wells Fargo

202 N. Cortez Street
0.6 miles from campus

Mail, Shipping, and Storage

United States Postal Service

442 Miller Valley Road
Prescott, AZ 86301
928.778.1890

United States Postal Service

101 W. Goodwin St.
Prescott, AZ 86301

Prescott College Service Center

220 Grove Ave.
Prescott, AZ 86301
928.350.2201 (Student mailboxes are located here)
You can ship personal belongings to us in advance. You will need to label your packages accordingly:

Your Full Name (no nicknames)
Prescott College Incoming Student
220 Grove Ave
Prescott, AZ 86301

Storage Facilities

American Storage                                                          

623 Brannen Ave.                                                          
Prescott, AZ 86301                                                                   
928.778.2837                                                                  
(ask for 15% PC discount, no sign-up fees)

Sixth Street Mini Storage

730 6th St.
Prescott, AZ 86301
928-778-5657

Miller Valley Mini Storage

627 Brannen Ave.
Prescott, AZ 86301
928.778.6210

AAA Xtra Storage

531 S. Granite St.
Prescott, AZ 86301
928.445.6123
 

Medical Facilities

Yavapai Regional Medical Center: Hospital / Emergency Room

1003 Willow Creek Road
Prescott, AZ 86301
928.445.2700
(1 mile from campus)

Yavapai Regional Medical Center: Physician Care

1050 Gail Gardner Way
Prescott, AZ 86301
928.350.1005

Urgent Care

2062 Willow Creek Rd.
Prescott, AZ 
928-443-5103

Below are lower cost clinics where you can get a physical exam in Prescott (required for Orientation):

Your Health Clinic:

Peggy "Petey" Towles FNP-C
724 N. Montezuma St. Suite A
Montezuma Plaza
Prescott, AZ 86301
928-778-1566 office phone
928-778-1366 fax

Prescott Health Clinic: Low Cost Health Clinic

1003 Division St. Suite 2
Prescott, AZ 86301
928-717-0724

 

Step 1: Confirm Your Attendance
Step 2: Secure Your Housing
Step 3: Orientation Paperwork
Step 4: Sign up for Health Insurance
Step 5: Connect With Your Mentor
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Contact Us

Below is contact information for the departments involved in bringing you on board. If you have any questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to reach out. We are here for you!