Parking Services

Located on the corner
of W. 2nd & Chestnut

Phone: 530-898-5555

Emergency dial 911

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Parking Services

Welcome to California State University, Chico.

Parking Questions? E-mail us at 

Parking permits are required: Monday - Friday 7:30 AM to 10:00 PM

Chico State is a bustling residential campus in the heart of downtown Chico. Parking spaces are very limited during certain times and the use of alternative transportation is highly recommended. 

If you choose to drive, it may take additional time to find parking. Please allow yourself adequate time to locate a parking space and walk to your destination.

Where can I purchase a parking permit? 

Hourly parking permits can be purchased through the Passport Parking App

To purchase a semester permit, visit Student Financial Services  

Where can I park?

Parking on campus is limited. Maps and Off-Campus Parking can be found here.