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Construction on Campus
Mesa Road construction from Los Carneros Road to Stadium Road. (See announcement on right.)

Ocean Road repairs from Mesa Road to the Bus Loop.

UCEN Road repair and 9 Parking expansion.

Solar panel installation on the top level of 22 Parking Structure (Associated Students supported).

Faculty Club renovation/Guest House addition project, 23 Parking.

San Joaquin Residence Hall construction, parking in 38 Parking.

Parking maintenance in 6, 16 and 30 Parking, the Noble Hall loading area and the Santa Cruz short-term parking area.

6 Parking is closed for maintenance, WEDNESDAY, 9/17 through SATURDAY, 9/21. Alternative parking for coastal visitors may be found in 10 Parking.

More information about parking and roadway enhancement projects can be found here.
Hwy. 101 Improvements
Carpool Lane Improvement Project, from Mobil Pier Undercrossing to Casitas Pass Road. Project info here.

South Coast 101 High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) Project. HOV lanes are planned for Highway 101 from Carpinteria to Santa Barbara. Project info here.

Los Carneros Bridge Project. Los Carneros Road southbound on & off ramps are closed while the bridge crossing the Union Pacific Railroad is replaced. Project info here.
MTD Service Changes
Service changes planned to begin in August include re-routing Line 15x to travel only along El Colegio Road, rather than along the narrow side streets of Isla Vista. Line 15x provides service between SBCC and UCSB/Isla Vista.
View an MDC flyer with map here.

There will also be additional evening service on this route. Three new, long-awaited, articulated buses are expected to arrive in Fall and be put into service on Lines 12x, 15x and 24x. These 60-foot articulated buses have a 40% larger passenger capacity.
Transportation Services
Updating above-ground fuel tank to comply with the latest APCD air quality regulations.

Acquiring new vehicles to enhance rental service to the campus community: 5 sedans (2 Ford Expeditions, 1 Dodge Grand Caravan, 2 economy) and 2 12–passenger vans.

Bougainvillea at University Plaza Bougainvillea at University Plaza The Lagoon The Lagoon Bike Path Bike Path Campbell Hall Campbell Hall University Center (UCen) University Center (UCen) Athletic Fields Athletic Fields Soccer at Harder Stadium Soccer at Harder Stadium UCSB Lagoon with Storke Tower UCSB Lagoon with Storke Tower Henley Gate Henley Gate Looking East Toward UCSB Looking East Toward UCSB
MOVE-IN 2014 – Welcome new and returning students! Follow the directional signs on SATURDAY, September 27 and SUNDAY, September 28 to go to your residence hall’s designated unloading zone. Vehicles are allowed one-time access to the unloading zone. (No return trips.) Once your vehicle is unloaded, we ask that you park it in one of our designated lots. For EASTSIDE (quadrangle) residents, this will be 16 Parking or 18 (Mesa) Parking. Shuttles will be running from University Plaza (adjacent to 16 Parking) to take you back to your residence hall. For WESTSIDE (Manzanita/San Rafael) residents, parking will be in 22 Parking.

Santa Catalina residents occupying floors 1–4, North Tower and South Tower, your designated move-in day is FRIDAY, September 26. All other Santa Catalina residents are scheduled for move-in on the weekend. Santa Catalina parking will be directed from Santa Catalina to nearby 38 Parking, with overflows directed to nearby 30 Parking. Shuttle service will be available to take you back to your residence hall.

Campus roadways and parking areas will be heavily congested on move-in days. Please drive mindfully.

PERMIT SALE HOURS ON MOVE-IN WEEKEND — As a courtesy to our customers, the TPS Sales Office will be open on SATURDAY, September 27 and SUNDAY, September 28 from 10AM to 4PM. Our normal business hours are Monday–Friday from 8AM to 5PM. Click here to find us on the UCSB campus map.

STUDENTS, GET READY FOR FALL QUARTER PARKING! If you have not already done so, purchase your Student (C) or Residential Student (RS) permit NOW. Click Buy your parking permit HERE to purchase the permit online. You can expect to receive an email confirmation and instructions for completing the order within two business days. The email will be sent to the address you provide when you create the order.

Annual and Residential Assistant (RA) permits are valid upon completing the order. Quarterly and Residential Student permits are valid on the first day of MOVE-IN, Friday, September 26.

Main Campus residents, check the Interactive Map for help in deciding which RS permit to apply for. Early orders take precedence. Order now if you prefer one of the highly coveted RS2 or RS23 permits.

Santa Catalina residents, you can find information about applying for a parking permit here.

To have your questions answered by a Permit Sales representative, please send us send an email or call us at 805.893.4854.

VISITOR OVERNIGHT PARKING RESTRICTION Enforced weekends, midnight to 5 AM on all University property. Permits are not dispensed from paystations during restricted parking hours. Please read the announcement from Vice Chancellor Fisher here.

15-DAY NIGHT & WEEKEND PERMIT — For your convenience, now selling at $8 at permit dispensers across campus. The 15-day permit replaces the 30-day Night & Weekend permit.

MESA ROAD CLOSURE. Mesa Road between Stadium Road and Los Carneros is closed to traffic until September 25, 2014. You are advised to detour to El Colegio if entering or leaving campus from the west side. Deliveries to Building 507 (Central Stores, Mail & Receiving) are permitted from the east (Mesa & Stadium Road).

The preset destination takes you to the best parking for the VISITOR CENTER, Student Affairs, the Recreation Center & more … or use the trip planner to set your own destination.

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