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Parking & Commuter Services

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CSUSM paid parking session is required at all time while parked on campus.

Parking enforcement hours: 7 days a week/24 hours a day

No physical permits will be issued. License Plate number entered when purchasing your Parking Session will become your Virtual Permit.

Parking News

  • Spring Semester permits are valid through June 2, 2019.
  • Summer 2019 permits will go on sale May 27, 2019.  Summer semester permits valid 05/27/19 - 08/19/19, General Summer, $180.00 and XYZ Summer, $135.00.
  • Fall 2019 permits will go on sale August 9, 2019.

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 Visitor Information

Hourly and Daily parking sessions may be purchased by using PayByPhone App, CSUSM App or at Pay Stations located in Lot B, C, F and N. Visitor Parking Information.

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Commuter Programs

We offer and encourage the use of alternate modes of transportation to and from our campus.  Parking and Commuter Services offers various commuter programs.

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Office Hours

Monday - Friday:  8:00 am - 4:30 pm