Commuter Central

Commuting to campus just got easier.

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At CSUDH, most of our students commute to campus from home and work. With our convenientSouth Bay location, easy freeway access, ample parking and discounts on public transportation, CSUDH is a great choice for commuters who want to spend less time in their cars, and more time finishing their degrees. You can also download our Commuter Central brochure [PDF] to keep on hand.

But did you know we also offer many more commuter-friendly conveniences, right here on campus? Welcome to Commuter Central - resources and services to help you make the most of your time here on campus.

On-Campus Conveniences

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Wireless Internet

Use your laptop to check and send email, log on to My.CSUDH.EDU, do online research, and access CSUDH's wireless Internet connection - anywhere on campus.

Expanded Cain Library

Newly expanded, the impressive Cain Library houses over 427,000 volumes, 1,600 reader stations, 250 computer work stations, and group study rooms. (310) 243-3715

Loker Student Union

The heart of the CSUDH campus, the recently remodeled Loker Student Union is a great place to catch up on some studying, meet up with friends and classmates, grab a bite to eat, use the ATM, or take a break between classes. (310) 243-3559


Click It. Check It. Know It.

Skip the lines. Instead, log on to My.CSUDH.EDU to check email, track the status of your admission and financial aid applications, check for outstanding documents, see your account balance, view any holds and how to fix them, and stay connected to all things CSUDH.

On-Campus Services 

Dining Services

Get a cup of coffee, sandwich, or snack at one of our many convenient locations ranging from Club 1910 to Tully's coffee to one of our two Grab & Go Toro's. We'll even have a coffee shop in our new library.

Office of Student Life

Commuters get involved too. The Office of Student Life is here to help you find or form clubs and organizations, explore the full range of on-campus activities, and get the college experience you want.

The Career Center

Our Career Center provides a range of professional counseling for personal growth, as well as career-oriented services.

Writing & Math Centers And Computer Lab

Run by friendly, knowledgeable staff, our on-campus Writing and Math Centers and Computer Labs are here to assist you with your assignments. We've provided their hours for you in the section below.

Student Health Center

Staffed by healthcare professionals, the Student Health Center provides students no- and low-cost medical care on an outpatient basis, as well as physical exams, immunizations, medical consultations, prescriptions and more.

Campus Safety

CSUDH has one of the safest campuses in the CSU system. Our University Police Department operates on campus 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, year-round.

Academic Advising

Academic advising is important to ensuring the success of your CSUDH experience. Our University Advisement Center is ready to assist you in a range of academic areas, including career exploration and degree selection, class selection, scheduling and more. To make an appointment with your academic advisor, call (310) 243-3538 or visit their website for more information.

Hours of Operation

Many of our on-campus facilities and services offer expanded evening hours. Here's a quick look at the hours of operation for our most commonly used services and offices.

Academic Advising

M and Th: 8 AM - 6 PM
T and W: 8 AM - 7 PM
F: 8 AM - 5 PM

Admissions and Records

M - Th: 8 AM - 6 PM
F: 8 AM - 5 PM

Campus Bookstore

M - Th: 7:30 AM - 7:30 PM
F: 7:30 AM - 2 PM
Sa: 10 AM - 2 PM

Financial Aid Office

M - Th: 8 AM - 6 PM
F: 8 AM - 2 PM

Office of Student LifeM - F: 8 AM - 5 PM
Career Center

M - Tu, F: 8 AM - 5 PM
W - Th: 8 AM - 7 PM

Student Health Center

M, Th - F: 8 AM - 5 PM
Tu - W: 8 AM - 6 PM

Campus DiningM - F: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Schools Federal Credit UnionM - F: 9 AM - 3:30 PM
Loker Student Union

M - Th: 7:30 AM - 7:30 PM
F: 7:30 AM - 5 PM
Sa: 7:30 AM - 3 PM

Cain Library

M - Th: 8 AM - 8 PM
F: 8 AM - 5 PM
Sa: 11 AM - 5 PM