News & Announcements

  Here are the latest announcements from December 18, 2018


Nuts & Bolts

Parking Lot 7a Updates
Students with Fall 2018 parking permits for Lot 7a are welcome to leave their vehicle in Lot 7a as Friday morning Lot sweeping will be suspended beginning Friday, December 21st to resume on Friday, January 25th. You MUST have a valid permit, visible on your dash to avoid parking violations.
Pest Inspection Schedule for Residential Community
Housing staff and Pest Management staff will be entering apartments to inspect for pests the week of December 17.
Housing Loop Closure Update
The Housing Loop (access road between Phase I and II) will be closed due to upcoming new construction.
Phase I South Trash Dumpster Relocation Update
The trash dumpsters located outside of the Community Center and behind apartments 131–134 will be relocated behind apartments 113–114 and near the stairs leading into parking lot 5 as of December 17. Please use the newly relocated dumpsters.
University Winter Break Closure
  • The Community Center, which houses the Game Room and computer lab will be closed after 2 p.m., Saturday, December 15 through Monday, January 21.
  • The Dining Commons will be closed beginning at 2 p.m., Saturday, December 15 until Monday, January 21.
  • The Mail Room will operate on a reduced schedule during winter break, 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Monday through Friday and closed on Saturdays. Also, it will be closed Monday, December 24 through Tuesday, January 1. Please make sure to pay extra attention on the dates your packages or letters are anticipated to arrive as USPS, UPS, FedEx, Amazon and other delivery services will be suspended and no staff will be available or eligible for receiving mail and packages.
Spring 2019 Parking Permit Information
If you have a residential fall parking pass, it expires January 20, 2019. The Spring 2019 parking permits are now available online.
Fire Alarm Testing Dates
Housing staff will be entering apartments to test the fire alarms January 2 and 3, 2019.

Money Matters

Spring 2019 Housing Bills Due
Spring 2019 housing fees were posted to your GET account and were due November 1 and December 1. Fees not paid by the due date will incur a monthly $20 late fee. 
Instructions on How to Pay your Spring 2019 Housing Fees
Charges are past due for the spring semester, so if you haven’t made your payment(s), please watch this video. Do you know how much is due, where to pay and how to get this information? Check out this informational video on how to make your housing payment.
2019-2020 FAFSA Application Deadline Information
The 2019–2020 FAFSA launched on October 1. The Center for Student Financial Aid will have information sessions on campus to help answer your FAFSA questions. Visit their webpage for details. Remember that the 2019–2020 priority funding consideration deadline is March 2, 2019. Apply early! 

Events & Opportunities

Apply To Be A Resident Assistant
Are you a student leader interested in being a Resident Assistant? This is the time to apply. Visit our website for details and make sure you pay attention to the timeline.
Apply To Be A Summer Community Assistant
Looking for a summer job? Applications are now available to become a Summer Community Assistant (SCA). Apply through Handshake but visit our website for details about the job.
Share Your Story In Our Humans Of Cal State LA Housing Video Project
We are looking for volunteers to share their stories for an upcoming video series that will be released in spring. If you are interested in being part of this project, email Maria Ruiz and let us know. We will work around your schedule.
In LA during Winter Break Check 100 Free Activities
Will you be in the Los Angeles area during the break? Here are 100 different free activities to keep you entertained.

Weekly Emails

We send an email to your Cal State LA email address every week during the semester to keep you in the loop. Here are the three most recent emails (including the latest one above):
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