Orientation

Day of Orientation: Directions and Parking

*Refer to your Orientation Confirmation letter for your parking pass and information about your Orientation program. Click here to view the campus map with parking and Orientation locations. Please check CSU's Parking, Traffic and Construction Updates prior to coming to campus.

Once Parked

Parking will be located in the Central Garage (CG parking garage) and a parking pass will be provided to you in your confirmation booklet. The Orientation day will start on the third floor of the Student Center. Once you have parked at the CG garage follow the Orientation signs to the Student Center Ballroom to begin your day.

Driving

From the South (I-77)
Follow I-77 North to the East 22nd/ East 14th Street exit (#162B) to East 22nd Street. Turn left onto East 22nd Street; drive several blocks to Chester Avenue. Turn left onto Chester Avenue. Turn left onto East 21st Street and the entrance for Lot CG will be on your right. Please park on the ground level and use the stairs to access the plaza level.

From the South (I-71)
Follow I-71 North to the East 22nd Street exit (#172B). Turn left onto East 22nd Street; drive several blocks to Chester Avenue. Turn left onto Chester Avenue. Turn left onto East 21st Street and the entrance for Lot CG will be on your right. Please park on the ground level and use the stairs to access the plaza level.

From the East (90 West)
Follow I-90 West to the Chester Avenue/CSU exit (#173B). Turn left onto East 24th Street; drive half a block to Chester Avenue. Turn right onto Chester Avenue. Turn left onto East 21st Street and the entrance for Lot CG will be on your right. Please park on the ground level and use the stairs to access the plaza level.

From the West (90 East)
Follow I-90 East to the East 22nd Street exit (#172B). Turn left onto East 22nd Street; drive several blocks to Chester Avenue. Turn left onto Chester Avenue. Turn left onto East 21st Street and the entrance for Lot CG will be on your right. Please park on the ground level and use the stairs to access the plaza level.

From the West (Route 2)
Follow the Shoreway (Route 2) East to I-77/I-71 South. Exit at Chester Avenue/CSU exit (#173B). Turn left onto East 24th Street; drive half a block to Chester Avenue. Turn right onto Chester Avenue. Turn left onto East 21st Street and the entrance for Lot CG will be on your right. Please park on the ground level and use the stairs to access the plaza level.

Planes, Trains and Buses

Visitors may also arrive in Cleveland at Hopkins International Airport. Rapid transit trains lead from the airport to Public Square (Downtown), where several bus routes regularly serve the campus. Downtown Cleveland is also accessible by daily rail service (Amtrak) as well as by bus (Greyhound, Lakefront Trailways, Regional Transit Authority).

Visit RTA’s website at www.gcrta.org for more information.