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Guest and Event Parking

Paid parking is required at all times when parking on the CSULB campus.


If you are an invited guest of the university and parking will be provided to you, then please contact the department that you will be visiting for specific permit and parking instructions.

Event Attendees

If you are attending an event on campus, please consult with your event coordinator for parking instructions. If parking instructions are unavailable, you may purchase a permit when you arrive on campus. Paid parking can be purchased from parking staff located at the entrance to the event lot or from any parking pay station if no parking staff is present.


If you are a student, staff or faculty member purchasing annual or semester parking, please visit the Online Parking Portal.

Winter Construction Projects 2016 2017

  • Parking Lot 11B: Closed for lot maintenance: slurry coating and restriping 12/26/16 - 1/6/17
  • Parking Lot 18: Closed for lot maintenance: restriping. - 12/26/16 - 12/29/16
  • Parking Lot 5: Closed for crane lift to erect structural steel for the Psychology 4th Floor renovation. - 12/30/16
  • Parking Lot 1: The East entrance will be converted into Exit Only due to ongoing construction at the East entrance. The West entrance will be the primary access to this lot. Signage will be posted. - 12/19/16 - 1/15/17
  • Parking Lot 1: 10 parking spaces located against the south VA fence line will be utilized for a staging area for the Heating Hot Water Piping Project. - 12/19/16 - 01/14/17
  • Parking Lot 7: 10 parking spaces at a time will be closed to accommodate work on future solar panel foundations. - 12/26/16 - 1/2/17
  • Parking Lot 8: Three parking spaces will be utilized as a staging area for equipment in support of the Central Quad Lighting Retrofit Project. - 12/19/16 - 01/22/17
  • Beach Drive - Center lane will be temporarily closed during daytime hours and two-way traffic will be maintained due to road and piping repairs related to the Heating Hot Water Project. Proper traffic control and signage will be posted. Minor delays may be experienced when transiting this area. - 12/17/16 - 01/22/17
  • Beachside Lot: The main PCH entrance will be inaccessible due to demolition of existing guard shack and entrance renovations. The secondary entrance on PCH will be open and used for the duration of the project. Signage will be posted. - 12/26/16 - 01/22/17
  • Design and Construction Services/Facilities Management Lot: Four parking spaces (Short-Term parking) in front of these buildings will be closed to stage three shipping containers and a dumpster in support of nearby construction operations. - 12/14/16 - 01/10/17