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ADMINISTRATIVE GUIDELINE

Disabled Parking

Guideline Contents

  • Responsible University Officer:
    Associate Vice President, Financial Management
  • Guideline Contact:
    Director of Parking and Transportation Services

PURPOSE AND SCOPE

The purpose of this policy is to make distinction of a disabled person(s) parking needs, based on their campus affiliation.

GUIDELINE STATEMENT

CSULB Faculty, Staff, and Students

All disabled faculty, staff and students parking with a DMV issued Disabled Persons (DP) placard or distinguishing license plate must display a valid CSULB parking permit at all times when parking in a disabled, metered or pay-by-space parking stall.

Disabled students parking with a DMV-issued Disabled Persons (DP) placard or distinguishing license plate must also display a valid CSULB student parking permit at all times when parking in a disabled, metered or pay-by-space parking stall. Disabled students are not allowed to park in employee spaces. Title 5 Article 7 42200(a) (1) California Code of Regulations.

Visitors

A disabled person or disabled veteran visiting campus is allowed to park in any meter or pay-by-space parking stall without payment as long as they have a valid DMV issued Disabled Persons placard or distinguishing license plate displayed. Disabled visitors are not allowed to park in employee spaces.

Disabled visitors may park in general spaces and disabled parking spaces if they purchase and display the required hourly or daily parking permit along with their placard/ plate, or visit to the Visitor Information Center (VIC) during normal business hours to obtain a permit at no charge. A valid CSULB permit is required at all times when parking on campus including disabled stalls. California Vehicle Code 22511.5.

Visitors during Special Events

Disabled visitors are required to pay the requisite parking fee when attending special events, provided Parking and Transportation Services has taken control of the parking lot for event facilitation and services. Title 5 Article 7 42200(a)(1) and Subsection 42201(a) California Code of Regulations. Disabled visitors must display a Disabled Persons placard and/or license plate in conjunction with the valid CSULB paid parking permit.

PROCEDURES

Faculty, Staff, and Students

Parking permits may be obtained at the Cashier’s Office during regular business hours Monday through Friday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., or from a parking pay station. Students requesting individual parking accommodations may also contact Disabled Student Services at (562) 985-5401 or DSS@csulb.edu.

Disabled Visitors

Disabled visitors may visit the Visitor Information Center (VIC) Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sat.-Sun., 9 a.m.-2 p.m. for permit and parking information.

Disabled Visitors Parking during Special Events

Disabled visitors must display a Disabled Persons placard and/or license plate in conjunction with a valid CSULB paid parking permit. Permits may be obtained through the event parking staff controlling the parking lot or from a parking pay station..

FORMS AND INSTRUCTIONS

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ADDITIONAL CONTACTS

Subject Contact Phone Email
Primary Guideline Contact Amy Gerety (562) 985-1473 Amy.Gerety@csulb.edu
Subject Matter Expert Amy Gerety (562) 985-1473 Amy.Gerety@csulb.edu

APPENDICES AND RELATED INFORMATION

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Related Chancellor’s Office Policies:

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Other Related Information:

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FAQ

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HISTORY

Issue Date: August 18, 2002

Last Review Date: March 7, 2016

Amended Date: March, 2015, January 15, 2014, August 17, 2015, March 7, 2016

Amended Description: N/A