Skip to Local Navigation
Skip to Content
California State University, Long BeachCalifornia State University, Long Beach

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 Student

All disabled faculty, staff and student parking with a DMV issued Disabled Persons (DP) placard or distinguishing license plate must pay the appropriate campus parking fees and display a valid CSULB parking permit. See: Title 5 Article 7 42200(a) (1) California Code of Regulations

Visitor Disabled Parking

As provided by CVC 22511.5 A Disabled Person or Disabled Veteran is allowed to park in any meter parking space without being required to pay parking meter fees if in possession of a DMV issued Disabled Persons Placard or distinguishing license plate. A valid CSULB permit must be displayed at all times while parked at meter parking spaces or anywhere on campus.

Disabled Visitor Parking during Special Events

As provided by the Title 5 Article 7 42200(a)(1) and Subsection 42201(a) California Code of Regulations disabled visitors/patrons are required to pay requisite parking fees when attending special events, providing Parking Services has taken control of the parking lot for “Patron parking” facilitation and services.

PROCEDURES

All disabled visitors are asked to visit the Visitor Information Center (VIC) for advisement of applicable parking requirements. To obtain a daily disabled parking permit, a disabled visitor must be in possession of a DMV issued disabled person placard or distinguishing license plate. In addition, the visitor must have an identification card to match the placard and a driver’s license. Visitor will be given a parking permit and directed to park in the nearest parking lot to their destination.

FORMS AND INSTRUCTIONS

Faculty, Staff, and Students

Faculty, Staff, and Students are required to display a Disabled Persons placard and/or license plate in conjunction with a valid CSULB parking permit at all times. Title 5 Article 7 42200(a) (1) California Code of Regulations

Disabled Visitors

A valid CSULB parking permit is required at all times while parked on campus. All disabled visitors are asked to visit the Visitor Information Center (VIC) during hours of operation. Upon presentation of the DMV issued Disabled Persons placard or Disabled Person license plate in conjunction with the Disabled Person Placard Identification Card and Driver’s License, the visitor will be given a daily visitor’s permit at no charge The VIC is open Monday through Friday 7 A.M.- 5 P.M. and Saturday and Sunday from 9 A.M.- 2 P.M. Outside of these hours, disabled visitors are required to purchase a permit from the lot dispensers, feed the meters, or pay the Pay by Space locations. (CVC 22511.5) With a displayed valid permit and placard, disabled visitors may park in metered spaces, pay by space locations, general lots and employee spaces.

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. Title 5 Article 7 42200(a) (1) and Subsection 42201(a) California Code of Regulations

ADDITIONAL CONTACTS

Subject Contact Phone Email
Primary Guideline Contact Ellie Christov (562) 985-8328 Ellie.Christov@csulb.edu
Subject Matter Expert Denitra Jones (562) 985-4209 Elissa.Denitra.Jones@csulb.edu

APPENDICES AND RELATED INFORMATION

Appendices (if any):

  • N/A

Related Chancellor’s Office Policies:

  • NA

Other Related Information:

  • NA

FAQ

  • N/A

HISTORY

Issue Date: January 31, 2014

Last Review Date: August 18, 2002

Amended Date: January 15, 2014

Amended Description: N/A