parking

Parking shortage burdens people living in vehicles

September 17, 2018 News 1 Comment

First, they couldn’t find affordable housing. Now they can’t find hassle-free parking. People living out of their vehicles amid San Francisco’s housing crisis are finding it increasingly difficult to park as some neighborhoods push legislation to ban overnight parking. Alex Lane, a 23-year-old artist, said he struggled to find a place to park his brown ...

Staying safe on campus

August 29, 2018 News

SF State offers numerous programs and resources to help students stay safe. First and foremost, said UPD Chief Jason Wu, safety is enhanced when students trust that police are here to help. Typically, people interact with police only in upsetting situations like a traffic violation, a police interview or when needing to report a crime. ...

Pricey commute for North Bay students

September 20, 2017 Opinion 1 Comment

For Eden Yohannes, coming to SF State from Petaluma can cost up to $26 a day. She and other students from the North Bay often commute because they cannot afford to live in San Francisco and have opted to live with their families outside the city. Commuting to SF State comes with a series of ...

On-campus construction highlights student parking concerns

April 13, 2017 News 1 Comment

While the University is expanding and new construction projects are beginning, one issue that has affected students for a long time is about to get worse: the lack of available parking on campus. The ongoing construction projects at SF State have led to criticism among commuter students for the lack of parking spaces on or ...

Parkmerced Construction To Affect Student Parking

October 1, 2016 News 1 Comment

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors unanimously approved an ordinance on Tuesday that will vacate streets around SF State to make make way for construction and redevelopment of the Parkmerced area.   Scheduled to start in March 2017, construction will take approximately two years to complete, during which time parking spots and garages near SF ...

Parking structure upgrades to accept credit cards

September 17, 2013

Students still need to circle the multiple levels of the parking structure at SF State, but now no longer need to be worried about having exact change to pay. Lot 20 by Cox Stadium is the only parking structure on campus where students, visitors and the general public can park for a whole day with ...