Directions, Maps & Parking

The Office of Housing & Residence Life is located at 5300 Paseo Rancho Castilla on the north side of the Cal State LA campus.

Driving directions to the Cal State LA’s Housing and Residence Life Office:

From CA 5 North

  • Take CA 5 North to Interstate 710 North.
  • Exit Valley Blvd.
  • Turn right onto Valley Blvd.
  • Turn right on Westmont.
  • Turn right on Hellman (T-intersection).
  • Make a left into Parking Lot 7.
  • Walk up the main driveway to the Office of Housing & Residence Life, located on the right.

From CA 5 South

  • Take CA 5 South to Interstate 10 East (Exit 135 E toward San Bernardino).
  • Take Exit 21 for Interstate 710 N/S toward Valley Blvd./Long Beach.
  • Merge onto I-710 N.
  • Exit Valley Blvd.
  • Turn right onto Valley Blvd.
  • Turn right on Westmont.
  • Turn right on Hellman (T-intersection).
  • Make a left into Parking Lot 7.
  • Walk up the main driveway to the Office of Housing & Residence Life, located on the right.

From Interstate 710 North

  • Exit on Valley Blvd.
  • Turn right onto Valley Blvd.
  • Turn right on Westmont.
  • Turn right on Hellman (T-intersection).
  • Make a left into Parking Lot 7.
  • Walk up the main driveway to the Office of Housing & Residence Life, located on the right. 

From Interstate 10 East

  • Take Exit 21 for Interstate 710 N/S toward Valley Blvd./Long Beach.
  • Merge onto I-710 N.
  • Exit Valley Blvd.
  • Turn right onto Valley Blvd.
  • Turn right on Westmont.
  • Turn right on Hellman (T-intersection).
  • Make a left into Parking Lot 7.
  • Walk up the main driveway to the Office of Housing & Residence Life, located on the right.

From Interstate 10 West

  • Take Exit 22 toward Fremont Ave.
  • Turn left onto Hellman Ave.
  • Continue onto Paseo Rancho Castilla.
  • Make a left into Parking Lot 7.
  • Walk up the main driveway to the Office of Housing & Residence Life, located on the right.

 

Maps

The Housing Complex is divided into three main sites: Phase I, Phase II, which are on campus, and the Golden Eagles Apartments (GEA), which is one block north of campus.

Phase I and II

Phase I is the area closest to campus, where the Community Information Center is located. Phase II, on the north side of the complex, is where the Office of Housing & Residence Life and Dining Commons are located.

Map of Phase I and Phase II

 

Golden Eagles Apartments

GEA is located one block north of campus by Mariondale Ave. and Valley Blvd. The exact address is 5425 Dobbs St., Los Angeles, CA 90032.

Map of GEA

Campus Map

We also suggest viewing the campus map and the interactive campus map.

 

Parking

Housing Residents require a Virtual Resident Permit as parking regulations are enforced 24/7. Resident parking is only allowed in Lot 7a and on Hellman Ave in the designated street parking spaces. GEA residents may use this permit to park at GEA, in lot 7A or for street parking. Verification of housing residency must be obtained prior to purchasing a Resident Permit. Vehicles with a Virtual Resident Permit may not park in student lots.  First-time freshmen are prohibited from purchasing a Virtual Resident Permit.

For more information visit our Housing Resident Parking Page.

Housing Resident semester permits can be purchased through MyCalStateLA Portal or at calstatela.aimsparking.com.