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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 under construction as part of a pipeline project by Southern California Gas Company. The work will likely affect traffic coming from Central and Avalon. Work will take place 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday.

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).