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Directions to SDSU for the EPT/ELM Test

 

 

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DRIVING AND PARKING INSTRUCTIONS

IF YOU DO NOT HAVE A CURRENT SDSU PARKING PERMIT:
Parking will be provided in Parking Structure 1 (PS1); see directions below. If you park in any other parking lot or structure you will receive a parking ticket. You can park in any student or faculty spot in PS1. You do not need to purchase a permit from a ticket dispenser machine.  Bring a check or money order for $2.00 (parking fee), payable to SDSU, which will be collected in the testing room.  Note:  This is a separate check or money order from the test fee.

IF YOU HAVE A SDSU PARKING PERMIT FOR THE CURRENT TERM:
Park in Parking Structure 1 (PS1); see directions below. You can park in any spot for which your permit is valid.

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION: The SDSU Transit Center, which serves the San Diego Trolley and several bus routes, is located near Aztec Center. Refer to the campus map for directions from the Transit Center to your testing location.

IF SOMEONE IS DROPPING YOU OFF AND PICKING YOU UP: The Transit Center bus stop on College Avenue adjacent to Aztec Center (refer to campus map) is a convenient location for this purpose.

DIRECTIONS TO PARKING STRUCTURE 1
Coming from Interstate 5, 805 or 15 or State Route 163: Take I-8 East to College Avenue.  At the off-ramp get in the lane marked for Alvarado Road, and turn right at the traffic light onto College Avenue. Immediately get in the left turn lane marked for the entrance into the parking structure. Turn left at the first traffic light (at the bottom of the hill) and follow the road around to the back entrance of  PS1. (Note: If you miss the left at the first light, continue uphill and make a U-turn at the next traffic light at the top of the hill, then go back down the hill and turn right into the PS1.)

Coming from East County: Take I-8 West to College Avenue. Turn left at the off-ramp and cross the bridge over Interstate 8. You will turn left at the College Avenue/Alvarado Road intersection, then follow the directions above.

AFTER YOU PARK

Take the stairs or elevator up to the sixth floor and walk across the pedestrian bridge to the campus. Go up the next set of stairs until you get to the street level. The entrance to the Education and Business Administration (EBA) Building will be on your left. If you are going to the Geology, Mathematics and Computer Science (GMCS) Building, take a right at the sidewalk, and GMCS will the first building on your right. To get to the Test Office in the Student Services Building, go left on the sidewalk to the south end of EBA. Cross the street and go up the stairs, through the archway, then up the stairs at the clock tower (or take the elevator to the second floor). Go through the double doors to the right of the clock tower and go down the hallway to Student Services West 2549.