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Overflow Parking 2018

REMINDER: The Overflow Parking Lot will be closed after Oct. 18, 2018.

The last day of Overflow Lot operations will be Thursday, Oct. 18. Shuttle services to/from the Overflow Lot will also be discontinued at this time. The last shuttle leaving campus will depart at 4:45 p.m. After Oct. 18, all Overflow Parking permits will function as regular Student Semester Permits (expiring on Jan. 20, 2019) and permit holders may then 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