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Parking & Alternative Transportation Services

The Parking & Alternative Transportation Services Department's mission is to provide & promote alternative transportation options to our campus community and guests while also providing a safe, well maintained parking infrastructure that allows the Cal State East Bay Community to get to their destination as safely and efficiently as possible.

Student Spring Semester 2024 Permits


Spring Semester 2024 Student Permits will be available for purchase beginning December 12, 2023.


To purchase your permit go to The permit will be mailed to you, make sure your mailing address is up to date. There is also a temporary paper permit you can print and display on your dashboard while you are waiting for the permit to arrive in the mail. (If you are living in the on-campus residence halls, the permit will come to our office and we will contact you when it is ready for pickup.)

(If you receive an error message when logging in, please call 800-700-4417 for assistance.)

If you haven't received your physical permit in the mail before the temporary permit expires, call 800-700-4417.  They will provide a new temporary permit to print.

Shuttle Winter Break Schedule - Effective December 16, 2023 - January 12, 2024


Reminder... Shuttles will  run a reduced schedule and no weekend service during Winter Break

Please see schedule for specific pick up times. Shuttles will not run when campus is closed Dec 22nd - Jan 1st (End of Year Holidays).

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Bay Cards required to use CSUEB Campus Shuttle


Reminder... Bay Cards are required to use the Campus Shuttle

Please have your Bay Card ready to show the shuttle driver upon boarding. Digital (app/screenshot) or physical cards are accepted.


Don't have a Bay Card yet?  Use this link to get yours:


The Bay Card is Cal State East Bay's campus ID card for employees and students. It identifies someone as a member of the Cal State  East Bay community and can be used for a variety of activities on campus.  In addition to being your primary form of identification on campus, it is also your campus library card. It can be used to check out equipment in various departments and shown for entry at campus events.

Please note that the following is regularly updated with scheduled lot closures and does not guarantee a lot is open if not listed.


 No current planned Lot closures at this time







Parking permits are no longer required in the Student/General Parking Lot and the Electric Vehicle Charging Spaces (there is still an EV charge fee though)  at the Concord Campus as of June 12, 2023. See ASI resolution below for more information on this change


Please note, we will continue to cite in the Faculty/Staff Parking Lot and a Faculty/Staff permit is required to park there. 


If you purchased a Fall 2023 Student/General Permit to use at Concord only, you can request a refund through this form. Please make sure to also turn in the physical permit to either the Concord Academic Services Center (AS) or the Hayward Parking Office (SF 140) for the request to be processed. 

All requests must be submitted by September 12, 2023 or before. 

Purchase your  Faculty/Staff Annual or Semester parking permits at the Cashier's Office in the Student Services & Administration Building lobby. Permits can only be paid by cash, check or payroll deduction (if you qualify).

For more info use this link and scroll down to the "Employee Permits" section.

For information on picking up the new 2023-2024 Annual Permit, click here.

The new platform Pioneer Commute recognizes and rewards your actions to reduce the traffic, parking and environmental impacts of driving alone. Whether you’re coming to campus daily, learning and working from home, choosing lower-impact modes every day or mixing up your commute, you can reduce your impact and earn rewards!

Find out more here.

Clipper START - discounted transit pass

Clipper START is a pilot program to provide single-ride discounts to eligible riders. Participants can receive 20% - 50% San Francisco Bay Area Transit. Click here for more info.


BART & AC Transit Updates

Please click here for the latest updates from BART & AC Transit relating to service times, schedules, physical distancing, and mask requirements.


Amtrak San Joaquins - Student Discount

Take Amtrak San Joaquins to and from campus and save up to 30% off tickets with our 6TIX Student Pass or 15% off with our Student Discount! Click here for more info.

Parking on Campus - Permits Required

Parking permits are required at Cal State East Bay when students, faculty, staff or visitors are parking their vehicle on campus Mondays -Thursdays from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. and Fridays from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on the Hayward and Concord campuses. Parking permits are required during the break in between terms as well.

Daily/Hourly permits can be purchased on campus at any of the five Parking Permit Dispensers.

Student Semester permits can be purchase online here.

Faculty/Staff permits can only be purchased on campus at the Cashier's Office. For more info use this link and scroll down to "Employee Permits".

Questions?  Contact us at or 510-885-3790 during business hours.

Parking will be enforced Monday-Friday except for the holidays observed by the campus, please use this link to access the Holiday Calendar.

Parking & Alternative Transportation Services
  • California State University, East Bay
  • Student & Faculty Support - SF 140
  • 25800 Carlos Bee Blvd
  • Hayward, CA 94542
  • Office Hours:
  • Monday - Friday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Office closed on the following days:
  • Dec 22 - Jan 1 (End of Year Holidays)