Student Services & Information

Commute Options:

More parking available!

Purchase an Off-site Parking Permit for $89 and park at the local EvFree Church on Bastanchury and Brea Blvd Monday through Thursday 7:15 am to 7:00 pm.

Shuttle service runs every 10-15 minutes.
Last shuttle leaves campus at 6:45 pm.
Any vehicle left after 8:00 pm is subject to tow.

The off-site permit is valid on the CSUF campus on Fridays, during finals week, and when the campus is closed.

Carpool Program:

  • A minimum of 2 CSUF students must arrive to campus and park in Lot D together with a semester permit and a carpool permit.
  • Want to park in Lot D and need help forming a carpool? On your phone, go to in new window . Yes, it's that easy. 
  • Lost or stolen carpool permit? Contact the Commuter Services Team at

Zipcar CarShare Program

Zipcar CarShare is an exclusive car sharing service at Cal State Fullerton available to CSUF students, faculty and staff that provides the freedom of car ownership without the hassle and expense.

Getting Started

Visit CSUF ZipcarOpens in new window  to learn more or to sign up.


  • Students receive 25% off of a Metrolink pass through the Metrolink app or at the Metrolink stations.
  • While riding the train, students must show their student identification along with a valid pass or ticket upon request of fare enforcement personnel.
  • Show a Metrolink pass to board any connecting OCTA bus for free. 
  • For train schedules, please visit   MetrolinkOpens in new window .
  • Students receive 15% off of an Amtrak pass through the Amtrak website.Opens in new window
  • New early morning service to CSUF! PDF File Opens in new window

University Bus Pass (U-Pass) - Available online

The spring semester U-Pass is available to purchase online at by clicking on "Purchase Permit"

The OCTA U-Pass is valid for 5 months from January through May, 2022. U-Passes are not transferable and non-refundable. The U-Pass will be mailed within 7 business days to the address provided at purchase.

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Questions? Contact the Commuter Services Team at or (657)278-4699.