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Overflow Parking 2018

The Overflow Parking Lot ended 8-weeks of successful service to CSULB students on Oct. 18, 2018.

All Overflow Parking permits now function as regular Student Semester Permits (expiring on Jan. 20, 2019) and all Overflow permit holders can  now park on campus seven days a week in any area available to Student Permits.

Price & Location

Price: $65 (over 50% off the regular semester permit price of $140).

Location: Just 2 miles from campus on Bellflower & Spring [Map]

A limited number of permits (370 total) will be made available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Please select "Overflow Parking" from the list of available permit options within the Online Parking Portal.


-          $65 semester permit (over 50% off)

-          Guaranteed parking space in our offsite location

-          Only two miles from campus Bellflower Blvd. & Spring St. [map]

-          Free shuttles to campus departing every 15 min, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

NOTE: Permits are required to park in the offsite parking area and Overflow Permit stickers will be required to board the campus shuttles.

Shuttle Service

Hours: Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. 
Dates: Aug. 27 – Oct. 18
Frequency:  Every 15 minutes

Shuttles will depart from the Lowes parking lot starting at 7:57 a.m. and every 15 minutes thereafter (ex. 8:12, 8:27, 8:42, 8:57, etc.). The last shuttle will depart from campus to the Overflow Lot at 4:45 p.m.

Pick-up location: Lowes Parking Lot, 2894 North Bellflower Boulevard
Drop-off location: West Campus Turnaround/USU (CSULB)

Overflow Shuttle Map

Time/Date Restrictions

Overflow Permits are required at all times when parking in the off-site parking lot. Parking on campus Monday-Thursday is STRICTLY PROHIBITED (Aug. 27-Oct. 18). Overflow permits are valid on campus every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. After Oct. 18, Overflow Permits will be valid on campus seven days a week and will function as a regular student semester permit until Jan. 20, 2019.

Aug. 19 - Aug. 26
Permit is valid on campus

Aug. 27 - Oct. 18
Monday-Thursday, permit is valid in the Overflow Lot ONLY
Friday-Sunday, permit is valid on campus

Oct. 19- Jan. 20, 2019*
Permit is valid on campus

*After Oct. 18, the Overflow Parking lot will close and these permits will then function as normal Student Semester Permits. Permit holders may park on campus, seven days a week, in any area available to Student Permits.

Overflow Sticker

Permit recipients will be required to display an Overflow Permit sticker affixed to their campus ID to board any campus shuttle to/from the Overflow Lot location.

You can pick up your sticker at the Overflow Lot (8 a.m.-1:30 p.m.) or at the Parking Office in Lot G5 (1:30 p.m.-5 p.m.).

*On-campus parking Aug. 27-Oct. 18 is restricted to Friday, Saturday and Sunday ONLY.

For more information, please call 562.985.4146 or email