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Parking & Commuter Services

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CSUSM paid parking session is required at all times 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 2020 permits available to purchase online or in the office when paying with Cash or Check.
  • Carpool LINK :  Looking for a Carpool Buddy, fill out the Carpool LINK form to be matched with others in your area with similar schedules.
  • New ChargePoint Electric Vehicle Charging stations now OPEN on the 1st level of PS1. 

Parking Permits


 How to Update Vehicle Information

 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.

PayByPhone Location Numbers 


 Pay or Appeal Ticket

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