Parking & Transportation Services is authorized to remove, immobilize (boot), impound and/or enter motor vehicles on University property at the owner’s expense.
This policy is to ensure that all parking patrons have equal access to the parking facilities with the minimum amount of risk to pedestrians and /or vehicles. Vehicles may be removed, immobilized and impounded in the following instances if such action is deemed appropriate and necessary by Parking & Transportation Services staff and/or CSU Police:
Vehicle release arrangements are posted on the department’s website. Parking & Transportation Services requires that the following be met before
a vehicle will be released::
In addition, a vehicle may be immobilized for information purposes, which consist of unregistered vehicles, enable face to face communication, security/safety reasons, and/or miscellaneous operational needs. Informational immobilizations are not subject to additional (boot) fees.
To recover a booted/towed vehicle, the individual responsible must report it to the Parking & Transportations Services office Euclid Commons, Room 160 (2402 Euclid Avenue) and make arrangements for the release of the vehicle.
A storage fee is assessed daily. Tow and storage fees are taxable, eight percent tax on towing charges and eight percent tax on the total amount of storage fees.
A vehicle left unattended for more than 48 hours without a valid hangtag will be considered abandoned and impounded at the owner's expense. It is the owner's responsibility to contact Parking & Transportation Services if he/she knows the vehicle will be left unattended for more than 24 hours.