News & Notices
UC San Diego Receives SANDAG Diamond Award for Making Strides in Commuting Programs 11/3/17
UC San Diego has received a Diamond Award from the San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG) in recognition of the campus’ efforts to encourage workers to use environmentally sustainable transportation.
Groundbreaking Held for Osler Parking Structure 7/20/17
Located next to Skaggs School of Pharmacy, Osler will add 1,350 parking spaces and is one of four parking structures being added to campus in the next few years.
Bike to Work Day – May 18 5/5/17
Join thousands of your fellow Tritons and other San Diegans by participating in this nationally-recognized event which is part of National Bike Month.
MTS Seeks Your Feedback about Proposed Service Changes 3/30/17
The San Diego Metropolitan Transit System wants to hear from transit riders about their recently developed Transit Optimization Plan service proposals which for 60+ route/schedule changes, including routes, 24, 235 and 237. Review and comment on the proposed changes online through April 10 or attend one of scheduled outreach events through April 8. Nearest meeting: UTC Transit Center (east side of Genesee Ave.) Wed. April 5, 4– 6 p.m.
1-5/Genesee Overnight Reduced Lanes Jan. 9 and10 1/6/17
Motorists are advised that there will be intermittent reduced lanes overnight on Interstate 5 (I-5) at Genesee Avenue Monday and Tuesday, Jan. 9 and 10 from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. Additionally, the southbound off-ramp to Genesee Avenue and southbound on-ramp from Roselle Street will be closed.
1-5/Genesee Overnight Lane Closures Jan. 3–6 1/3/17
Motorists are advised that intermittent overnight closures of all lanes at I-5 and Genesee Avenue will occur Tuesday through Friday, Jan. 3–6 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. only one direction of the freeway will be closed at a time.
A Holiday Story with a Happy Ending 12/22/16
When Lester lost his wallet filled with cash and credit cards needed to fund travel to Nicaragua and family Christmas gifts, Yohann saved his holiday.
Campus Notice: CONSTRUCTION ALERT – Mid-Coast Light Rail Transit Project P701, P702 and P705 Closures 12/20/16
To accommodate construction activities, parking lots P702 and P705 will close indefinitely on Jan. 9, 2017. A portion of lot P701 will close in February 2017. Signage will be posted in each lot to provide advance notice of closure dates.
I-5/Genesee Overnight Closures Nov. 14-17 11/10/16
Motorists are advised that intermittent overnight closures of all lanes at I-5 and Genesee Avenue will occur Monday through Thursday, Nov. 14-17, from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. Only one direction of the freeway will be closed at a time.
Campus Notice: CONSTRUCTION ALERT – Gilman Drive/Scholars Drive South
Intersection Modification 10/26/16
The Gilman Drive and Scholars Drive South/Osler Lane intersection project includes removing a portion of the existing median in Gilman Drive, south of the intersection, to construct a dedicated turn lane onto Scholars Drive South.
Overnight Closure of Genesee Ave Oct. 6 10/4/16
Portions of eastbound and westbound Genesee Ave will be closed from 9 p.m. Oct. 6 to 5 a.m. Oct. 7.
Time-Limited A Spaces Available 9/30/16
To improve parking for teaching faculty, time-limited spaces A spaces are now available on the main campus in lots P602 (32 spaces), P103 (14 spaces) and P206 (16 spaces).
Free Food and Fun at Trolley Groundbreaking Celebration on Campus 9/29/16
Come kick-off construction on the Mid-Coast Trolley project at a free, family-friendly event on Oct. 22.
Campus Notice: iCommute Rideshare Challenge October 1-31 9/17/16
To encourage and promote more sustainable commuting options, UC San Diego will engage in this friendly competition against other local organizations in similar size categories.
Campus Notice: Transit and Parking Impacts Due to Construction 8/22/16
Upcoming construction on the Gilman Drive Realignment/Gilman Bridge and the Mid-Coast Light Rail Project (the MTS Trolley extension) will have impact transit operations and parking on campus.
Campus Notice: Overnight Closures of I-5 at Genesee Avenue August 6-12 8/3/16
Interstate 5 will be closed at Genesee Avenue overnight while crews demolish and remove the old freeway overpass.
Campus Notice: CONSTRUCTION ALERT – Mid-Coast Light Rail Transit Project: Early Construction Activities 7/28/16
Construction of the Mid-Coast Light Rail Project will begin in September of 2016 and continue through 2021.
Campus Notice: CONSTRUCTION ALERT – Gilman Drive Realignment Project: Closure of P406 and Gilman Drive Traffic Switch 6/16/16
Parking lot P406 will be closed long-term effective the evening of Sunday, June 26 due to ongoing construction.
Campus Notice: Avoid I-5/Genesee Avenue Interchange June 17-26 6/6/16
Motorists can expect reduced lanes during the day and intermittent lane closures at night on Genesee Avenue between Science Center Drive and Scripps Hospital.
Transportation Services Working to Expand Parking, Commuter Options 5/19/16
Transportation Services is adding new spaces and changing policies to help ease parking challenges.
Campus Notice: Bike To Work Day - May 20 5/10/16
In support of the regional GO by BIKE initiative, UC San Diego will participate in the 2016 Bike to Work Day event the morning of Friday, May 20.
Campus Notice: Improve Parking- Share Your Ideas 3/30/16
Do you have an idea that could improve parking at UC San Diego? Share it!
Campus Notice: Parking Impacts Due to Gilman Drive Realignment 1/13/16
Construction to realign Gilman Drive will begin January 18, 2016 and will last until early 2017.
Campus Notice: Parking Impacts Due to Gilman Drive Realignment 11/12/2015
Construction to realign Gilman Drive will begin December 14, 2015 and will last until early 2017.
I-805 Closures Monday and Tuesday Nights 8/24/15-8/25/15
CONSTRUCTION ADVISORY: I-805 North Express Lanes Project
Campus Notice: Parking Impacts Due to Gilman Drive Realignment 8/11/2015
Construction to realign Gilman Drive will begin September 20, 2015 and will last until approximately January 2017.
UC San Diego Receives SANDAG Diamond Award for Green Transportation Programs 7/31/15
UC San Diego received a SANDAG iCommute Diamond Award in recognition of its outstanding efforts to encourage employees to use alternative transportation.
Peterson Hill Bike and Pedestrian Improvements 5/26/15
The final phase of construction for bicycle and pedestrian improvements to Peterson Hill begin Friday May 29 with anticipated completion before Sept. 2015.
Construction Alert: Spanos Athletic Performance Center 5/12/15
Construction-related traffic delays may occur on North Point Drive and North Point Lane, with traffic coming from North Torrey Pines Road through mid Sept.
Construction Alert: Lot P759 Partial Closure 5/12/15
As part of the Jacobs Medical Center project, East Campus Office Building parking lot P759 improvements will take place May 18 through Sept. 2015. During construction, the northern portion of lot P759 will be temporarily closed.
Campus Notice: West Campus Parking Updates and Options 2/26/15
Several strategies are being implemented or considered to help ease parking challenges.
Creating a More Bike-Friendly Campus 2/5/15
A popular pathway is about to get a makeover as part of UC San Diego’s efforts to create a more bicycle-friendly campus.