Project Lead The Way at California State University, Chico

Travel to CSU, Chico

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Travel to PLTW Training at CSU, Chico

** Check in on Day 1 of training is at 7:30am and training lasts until 5pm each day. Please plan your arrival and departure accordingly and allow at least 90 minutes’ drive time back to the Sacramento airport.

CSU, Chico is 90 miles north of Sacramento in the heart of the Sacramento Valley. Enjoy an easy and scenic drive from your home, or travel by plane into Sacramento International Airport (SMF).

In addition to multiple rental car companies, the North Valley Shuttle is available for ground transport from the Sacramento airport to Chico (90 miles). The North Valley Shuttle has limited service (twice daily round trips) and reservations are recommended.

 

Google Image of Chico

Driving Directions to California State University, Chico

The directions provided lead to the intersection in front of the Bell Memorial Union (BMU),
located at West Second and Chestnut Streets. View our PLTW map for parking around this area.

From Highway 99 Traveling North to Chico:

•  Stay on Hwy. 99 North to Chico.
•  Exit Hwy. 99 at Hwy. 32, turning left onto East 8th Street towards downtown Chico. Continue west to Chestnut Street.
•  Turn right on Chestnut Street and continue north for six blocks to West 2nd Street and the University.

From Highway 99 Traveling South to Chico:

•  Take the East 1st Avenue exit and turn right. Continue west down East 1st Avenue.
•  Make a left on Esplanade into downtown Chico and onto Broadway Street.
•  Turn right on 2nd Street and go three blocks toward the University.

From Interstate 5 Traveling North or South:

•  Turn east on Hwy. 32 in Orland.
•  Continue on Hwy. 32 into Chico to West 2nd Street.
•  Turn left on West 2nd Street and continue east toward the University.

Driving Directions Via Google Maps

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Getting from Hotel to Campus

Driving Directions from Oxford Suites to California State University, Chico

If you are driving to campus, on the first day of training you can park in a free, on-street parking spot or pay $5 to park in a campus lot. When you arrive in training, complimentary campus parking passes will be provided for the remainder of your training.

•  Take Highway 99 North on ramp
•  Take the East 1st Avenue exit and turn right. Continue west down East 1st Avenue.
•  Make a left on Esplanade into downtown Chico and onto Broadway Street.
•  Turn right on 2nd Street and go three blocks toward the University.

View a map of parking areas around campus and training classrooms.

Hotel Shuttle

Complimentary hotel shuttle service to campus will be available once in the morning and once in the evening.

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