Commuter Central

Commuting to Campus Just Got Easier!

At CSUDH, most of our students commute to campus from home and work. With our convenient South 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.

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

Wireless Internet

Our new Eduroam Wireless system makes it easy to use your laptop or mobile device to check and send email, log on to, do online research, and more - anywhere on campus. For more information on using the Eduroam service, click here.

Leo F. Cain University Library

The impressive Cain Library houses over 427,000 volumes, 1,600 reader stations, 250 computer work stations, and group study rooms. It's also the home of CSUDH's new Student Success Hub, where you will find a wide range of student-focused departments, including the Career Center, EOP, TRIO, and more.

Loker Student Union

The heart of the CSUDH campus, the spacious 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. The LSU also features free phone charging stations, a nap room, TV lounge, wireless printing, and more.

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 our two Grab & Go Toro's. We've even got a coffee shop right there in the University Library. Click here for more info.

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

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

Computer Lab

The CSUDH IT Department provides two types of Computer Labs for students, faculty, and staff. The University Library houses a general purpose computer lab on the first floor, with over 100 workstations available. There are also four instructional labs located in Welch Hall that can be reserved for classes.

Student Health & Psychological Services

Staffed by healthcare professionals, Student Health & Psychological Services provides students no- and low-cost medical and psychological care on an outpatient basis, as well as offering physical exams, immunizations, medical consultations, counseling, 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.

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.

Admissions and Records:
Monday - Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Cain University Library:
Monday - Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Campus Bookstore:
Monday - Thursday, 7:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Saturday, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Campus Dining:
Food court and dining hours vary.
Check here for individual business hours.

Career Center:
Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Drop-In Hours:
Tuesday, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Wednesday, 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Financial Aid Office:
Monday - Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Friday (in person), 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Loker Student Union:
Monday - Thursday, 6:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Friday, 6:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Office of Student Life:
Monday - Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Student Health & Psychological Services:
Health Services:
Monday, Thursday, Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday, 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Psychological Services:
Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

University Advisement Center:
Monday - Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Wells Fargo Bank:
(LSU, Room 251)
Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.