2010 Research Conference

Accommodations & Transportation

Transportation Options
GO Green - Consider Carpooling, Taking BART or MetroLink!

As part of the CSU Hosting Program, if you can drive a carpool to either regional conference or are interested in being a passenger in a carpool, please complete the information requested during on-line registration.

Public Transportation:
Northern Regional - Hotel Shattuck Plaza, Berkeley

  • Take BART to the Downtown Berkeley BART Station
  • Exit the station to your left and walk 1 block to Hotel entrance on Allston Way

For BART information, please visit: http://www.bart.gov/index.aspx or call (510) 465-2278.  Bart Map - http://www.bart.gov/stations/index.aspx

Southern Regional - CSU Los Angeles
The Cal State L.A. Metrolink Station is located at the south end of campus below the MTA busway. CSULA is the only university in Southern California to have a train station so close to the busway. The Metrolink line that serves CSULA is the San Bernardino line, with stations in San Bernardino, Rialto, Fontana, Rancho Cucamonga, Uplan Montclair, Claremont, Pomona North, Covina, Baldwin Park and El Monte. 

Bus Service - There are close to 20 bus lines that serve the CSULA campus and are operated by both the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) and Foothill Transit.

Shuttle Service -From LAX to Union Station via FlyAway Shuttle Service is $6 (vs Super Shuttle @ $16) each way. Participants can then take the Metrolink from Union Station to the campus.


Northern Regional - Berkeley, CA
Self-parking is available across the street from the Hotel Shattuck Plaza at 2061 Allston Way, at $2.50/hour, or $16 maximum per day, overnight parking is additional.
Additional downtown Berkeley parking information.

Southern Regional - Los Angeles, CA
CSU Faculty/Staff and CSU Students with valid CSU parking stickers will be valid at CSU LA. Valid student stickers will be honored in student lots, valid faculty stickers will be valid in faculty lots.

CSU faculty/staff with valid CSU parking stickers can park in Lot 6 as well as in Structure C on the GREEN OR BLUE levels; CSU students with permits can park in Structure C only on the BLUE Level;

Self-parking is available at Cal State LA for $6.47/day ($6 + tax). Anyone needing to buy a permit needs to park in Structure C on the Top Level which is YELLOW. You can pay $6 at a meter with Visa Master Card, dollars, or coins. Conference parking signs will be posted throughout campus. Additional parking information is available at:http://www.calstatela.edu/univ/police/parkinfo.php.