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CAMPUS MAP AND DIRECTIONS

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CSUDH welcomes you to visit our attractive green campus community located in Carson, the heart of Southern California’s South Bay. On this page you’ll find a campus map, driving directions and parking information. Schedule a tour for a guided orientation to our campus and its facilities.

 

VICTORIA STREET CONSTRUCTION NOTICE:

From July 28, 2014, until further notice, the main access road to campus, Victoria Street, will be reduced by at least one lane as part of a pipeline project by Southern California Gas Company. Work will take place 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday through August directly in front of the campus, with the project continuing from South Central Avenue west to South Broadway through October.

Faculty, staff, students and visitors are encouraged to allow for additional time and consider alternative routes to campus. CLICK HERE FOR ALTERNATIVE DRIVING DIRECTIONS [PDF].

Updates will be posted on the Construction Updates page.

 

DRIVING DIRECTIONS

Address:
1000 E. Victoria Street

Carson, CA 90747

Main campus number: (310) 243-3696 

VIEW CAMPUS MAP [PDF]

From the Los Angeles Civic Center: 110 south - Follow the Harbor Freeway (110) south to the Artesia Freeway (91) east to Avalon Blvd. Take Avalon Blvd. south to Victoria Street, turn left. The entrance to campus is a right turn at Tamcliff Avenue.

From Santa Monica: 10 East - Follow the Santa Monica Freeway (10) east to the San Diego Freeway (405) south toward Long Beach. Exit at the Vermont Avenue off-ramp. Turn left (east) at the end of the off-ramp onto 190th Street. Follow 190th Street east for approximately two miles to the campus (190th Street becomes Victoria Street). The campus entrance is a right turn at Tamcliff Avenue, the second traffic signal past Avalon Blvd.

From San Bernardino: 10 West - Follow the San Gabriel Freeway (605) south. Take the Artesia Freeway (91) west toward Redondo Beach. Take the Central Avenue exit and turn left; turn right onto Victoria Street. The campus entrance is a left turn at Tamcliff Avenue, a traffic signal.

From San Fernando Valley: 405 South - Follow the San Diego Freeway (405) south toward Long Beach. Exit on the Vermont Avenue off-ramp. Turn left (east) at the end of the off-ramp onto 190th Street. Follow 190th Street east for approximately two miles to the campus (190th Street becomes Victoria Street). The campus entrance is a right turn at Tamcliff Avenue, the second traffic signal past Avalon Blvd.

From Anaheim: 5 North - Follow the Santa Ana Freeway (5) north to the Artesia Freeway (91) west toward Redondo Beach. Take the Central Avenue exit and turn left; turn right onto Victoria Street. The campus entrance is a left turn at Tamcliff Avenue, a traffic signal.

From San Diego: 405 North - Follow the San Diego Freeway (405) north toward Los Angeles to Avalon Blvd. (north) off-ramp. Take Avalon Blvd. north (right) to Victoria Street. Turn right (east) onto Victoria Street. The entrance to campus is a right turn at the next traffic signal, Tamcliff Avenue.

Athletic events: If you are coming for an athletic event, please enter through the University Drive entrance.

Printable Driving Directions [PDF]

PARKING INFORMATION

Parking permit dispensing machines are located throughout the campus. Daily parking permits cost $5.00. Dispensers will accept currency, coins and credit/debit cards. Eleven permit dispensers are located in the following areas:

  • Lot 1 - Southwest corner near stairway under shelter
  • Lot 2 - Southwest corner under shelter / northeast corner under shelter near stairway
  • Lot 3 - Northwest corner under shelter / southeast corner near motorcycle parking under shelter
  • Lot 4A - At the Information Booth under shelter
  • Lot 4B - South side of parking lot
  • Lot 6 - Northeast side near motorcycle parking under shelter / South side on sidewalk
  • Lot 7 - Center of the lot in row D / Center of the lot in row E
  • Information Booth - on center divider

State University Police/Parking Services 

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Monday - Friday

SCC Bldg 2, Room 200

Parking Office: (310) 243-3725

Fax: (310) 217-6802

For after-hours assistance, please contact the State University Police at (310) 243-3639 or at WH B100.

CSUDH honors current semester/quarterly or annual parking permits from other CSU facilities.

Parking in a disabled parking space requires a valid CSUDH parking permit on display.

The 30-minute visitor spaces are for one-day, 30-minute visits only. Moving from space to space to gain additional time is prohibited.

Two-wheeled vehicles are required to display a valid permit. Special areas are set aside for their use in Lot 2 (southwest corner), Lot 3 (southeast corner), Lot 4A (west curb line), Lot 6 (northeast corner) and Lot 7 (northwest corner).