Parking Info and Directions for venues at Sacramento State


PARKING INFORMATION


Daily parking on campus is $7, 2 hour permits are $4. Daily/hourly permits are valid for Student/Daily spaces only during Peak hours (M-F 4:30am-4:30pm during Fall and Spring semesters). After 4:30pm, daily permits are also valid in Faculty/Staff spots. Please be sure to check signage carefully!

Permits may be purchased at self-serve kiosks throughout the parking lots/structures. Exact change is required to use cash. Visa, MasterCard and OneCard are also accepted for payment. Parking rules are enforced 24 hours a day. (Please visit UTAPS's website for more information)


DIRECTIONS


TO CAMPUS


NORTH (J STREET) ENTRANCE
6000 J Street (at Carlson Drive), about a half-mile west of Howe Avenue.

SOUTH (COLLEGE TOWN) ENTRANCE
From the east, take Highway 50 west to the Howe Avenue/Power Inn Road exit. Go through the stoplight to College Town Drive. At the third stoplight, you will see campus.

From the west, take Highway 50 east to Howe Avenue/Power Inn Road exit. Stay in the right exit lane and take the exit for "Cal State Univ Sacramento." Go under the freeway and make a left at the stoplight onto College Town Drive. At the second light, you will see campus.

click here for more detailed directions to campus


TO VENUES (click here for a clickable map)


Click to jump to:
Hornet Ticket Office (Athletic Center)
Capistrano Concert Hall/Capistrano 151 (Capistrano Hall)
Dancespace (Solano Hall)
Hornet Field - soccer
Hornet Stadium - football and track
John Smith Field - baseball
Shea Stadium - softball
The Nest/Hornet Gym (Yosemite Hall) - volleyball, basketball, gymnastics
University/Playwrights Theatres (Shasta Hall)
University Union - UNIQUE events


ATHLETIC CENTER/HORNET TICKET OFFICE
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 From the South entrance, continue on College Town Drive past the stadium all the way around campus, past 2 stop signs and the traffic circle, and turn right at the stoplight onto State University Drive. At the stop sign, turn right into Parking Lot 1 adjacent to Parking Structure 5. The Athletic Center is at the end of the lot on the right. There are 30 minute spaces on either end of Lot 1. White signs still require a parking permit. Green signs do NOT require a permit.

From the North entrance, go straight to the stop sign and turn right into the lot before the bus drop. The Athletic Center is at the far end of the lot. There are 30 minute spaces on either end of Lot 1. White signs still require a parking permit. Green signs do NOT require a permit.



CAPISTRANO CONCERT HALL/CAP151 – CAPISTRANO HALL



Ticketed events include free parking in Parking Structure I (PSI) 1 hour prior to event start time. Free events might have parking passes available in the lobby before the event. Daily/hourly parking permits are required otherwise.  (Click here for a map to PS1)


From the South entrance, continue on College Town Drive past the stadium. At the stop sign, you will see Parking Structure 1. Either turn right before the stop sign to turn into PS1 or turn right on Sinclair Road, then turn right into PS1. The parking structure is adjacent to Capistrano Hall.

From the North entrance, stay in the right lane as you drive on campus and turn right at the light onto Arboretum Way. At the 2nd stop sign, you will see Parking Structure 1. Either turn left on Sinclair Road and turn right into the structure or turn left into PS1 just past the stop sign. PS1 is adjacent to Capistrano Hall.


UNIVERSITY AND PLAYWRIGHTS THEATRES – SHASTA HALL



Ticketed events include free parking in Lot 2 or 2a (the gravel lot next to Shasta Hall) in Faculty/Staff spaces ONLY 45 minutes prior to event start time. Daily/hourly parking permits are required otherwise. (Click here for a map to the Shasta Hall Parking Lot)


From the South entrance, make a right on State University Drive. Continue through five stop signs and make a right into the lot entrance to park in Lot 2, turn left into the gravel lot just past Shasta Hall. Both theatres are in Shasta Hall across the road from Lot 2/adjacent to the gravel lot.

From the North entrance, use the left lane and go straight as you enter campus. Turn left at the stop sign, past the bus stop, then veer right to stay on State University Drive. Go through one stoplight and either make a right into the gravel lot just before Shasta Hall OR turn left into Lot 2 at the next lot entrance. Both theatres are in Shasta Hall across the road from Lot 2/adjacent to the gravel lot.


DANCESPACE – SOLANO HALL



Ticketed events include free parking in Parking Structure I (PSI) 1 hour prior to event start time. Daily/hourly parking permits are required otherwise. (Click here for a map to PS1)


From the south entrance, continue on College Town Drive past the stadium. Parking Structure 1 can be seen at the first stop sign. Turn right onto Sinclair Road, then right again into Parking Structure 1. When you exit PS1 on foot, follow Sinclair Road towards Capistrano Hall and turn left to walk down Moraga Way. Walk past the bike compound and continue past the Central Plant. The Dancespace is on the Southeast corner of Solano Hall, across from Mariposa Hall on Moraga Way.

From the north entrance, stay in the right lane as you drive on campus and turn right at the light onto Arboretum Way. At the 2nd stop sign, you will see Parking Structure 1. Turn left on Sinclair Road and turn right into the structure. When you exit the parking structure on foot, follow Sinclair Road towards Capistrano Hall and turn left to walk down Moraga Way. Walk past the bike compound and continue past the Central Plant. The Dancespace is on the Southeast corner of Solano Hall, across from Mariposa Hall on Moraga Way.


HORNET STADIUM



Parking for football games is $10 per car, $25 per RV cash only, paid to parking attendants in Lots 7 and 8 starting 4 hours prior to kick-off. Parking for Track and Field meets are free in Lots 7 and 8. (Click here for a map to Lots 7/8)


From the South entrance, continue West on College Town Drive to Stadium Drive. Veer right before the drive-up info booth and turn right into Lot 8. You can also access Lot 7 or PS3 from here.

From the North entrance, go past the light and turn left at the stop sign near the bus drop. curve to the right on State University Drive. Turn right into Parking lot 7 at the 5th stop sign. 


HORNET GYM/THE NEST – YOSEMITE HALL



Free parking for events in The Nest is offered on the top floor of Parking Structure 1. Daily/hourly parking permits are required otherwise. (Click here for a map to PS1)

From the South entrance, continue on College Town Drive past the stadium. At the 1st stop sign, make a right on Sinclair Road. Turn right to park in PS1. When you exit the parking structure on foot, follow Sinclair Road towards Capistrano Hall and turn left to walk down Moraga Way. Walk past the bike compound and continue past the Central Plant and Solano Hall to Yosemite Hall. The Nest is the South Gym, accessible from the first set of doors you will see as you walk up to Yosemite Hall. (click here for a walking map)

From the North entrancestay in the right lane as you drive on campus and turn right at the light onto Arboretum Way. At the 2nd stop sign, you will see Parking Structure
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urn left on Sinclair Road and turn right into PS1. When you exit the parking structure on foot, follow Sinclair Road towards Capistrano Hall and turn left to walk down Moraga Way. Walk past the bike compound and continue past the Central Plant and Solano Hall to Yosemite Hall. The Nest is the South Gym, accessible from the first set of doors you will see as you walk up to Yosemite Hall. (click here for a walking map)


HORNET FIELD | SOCCER



Free parking for Soccer games Friday-Sunday is offered on the top floor of PS1. Daily/hourly parking permits are required otherwise. (Click here for a map to PS1)

From the South entrance, continue on College Town Drive past the stadium. At the 1st stop sign, make a right on to Sinclair Road. The closest place to park is PS1. When you exit the parking structure, cross Sinclair Road to the walking path and pass Shea Stadium (softball field) to reach the entrance to Hornet Field.

From the North entrance, stay in the right lane as you drive on campus and turn right at the light onto Arboretum Way. At the 2nd stop sign, you will see Parking Structure 1. Either turn left on Sinclair Road and turn right into the structure or turn left into PS1 just past the stop sign. When you exit the parking structure, cross Sinclair Road to the walking path and pass Shea Stadium (softball field) to reach the entrance to Hornet Field.


Free parking for soccer games Monday-Thursday is offered in Lots 9 & 10, across from Hornet Stadium.  (Click here for a map to Lots 9/10)
Daily/hourly parking permits are required otherwise.

From the South entrance, navigate towards Hornet Stadium from College Town Drive. Turn left at the stop light at Stadium Drive to access lots 9 or 10.
From the North entrance, turn right onto Arboretum Way. Pass 2 stop signs and turn right at the light, opposite Stadium Drive to access lots 9 or 10.



SHEA STADIUM | SOFTBALL



Parking Structure 1 is the closest parking to Shea Stadium (Click here for a map to PS1)

From the South entrance, continue on College Town Drive past the stadium. At the 1st stop sign, make a right on Sinclair Road. The closest place to park is PS1. When you exit the parking structure, cross Sinclair Road to the walking path. The entrance gate is just past the ticket booth.

From the North entrance, stay in the right lane as you drive on campus and turn right at the light onto Arboretum Way. At the 2nd stop sign, you will see Parking Structure 1. Either turn left on Sinclair Road and turn right into the structure or turn left into PS1 just past the stop sign. When you exit the parking structure, cross Sinclair Road to the walking path. The entrance gate is just past the ticket booth.


JOHN SMITH FIELD | BASEBALL



Parking Structure 1 is the closest parking to John Smith Field (Click here for a map to PS1)

From the South entrance, continue on College Town Drive past the stadium. At the 1st stop sign, make a right on Sinclair Road. The closest place to park is PS1, adjacent to John Smith Field. Enter just past the ticket booth along College Town Drive.

From the North entrance, stay in the right lane as you drive on campus and turn right at the light onto Arboretum Way. At the 2nd stop sign, you will see Parking Structure 1. Either turn left on Sinclair Road and turn right into the structure or turn left into PS1 just past the stop sign. The closest place to park is PS1, adjacent to John Smith Field. Enter just past the ticket booth along College Town Drive.


UNIVERSITY UNION



From the South entrance, make a right at the campus entrance and turn on State University Drive. To access PS3, turn left at the first stop sign onto White Poplar Way. Pass the second stop sign and turn right into the parking structure. OR, to access PS2, turn left at the second stop sign then make an immediate right to access PS2.

From the North entrance, use the left lane and go straight as you enter campus. Turn left at the stop sign, past the bus stop, then veer right to stay on State University Drive. Continue to the third stop sign and make a right to access PS2 OR continue to the 4th stop sign and turn right onto White Poplar Way. PS3 is past the 2nd stop sign.

Parking for most Unique Programs events is free on the top floor of Parking Structure III, near The WELL. Please look for signage with parking information for the specific event you are attending.    (Click here for a map to PS3)