Students in the International Programs and Partnerships (IPP) are met at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and assisted with transportation to Northridge.
Request Airport Assistance
Airport assistance service from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is available on a pre-scheduled basis. To schedule airport assistance contact the IPP office.
After you have booked your airline ticket (the arrival date should correspond with the check-in date on your housing contract), contact us. Please read the dates below carefully to be sure that your flight arrives at LAX on the designated IPP airport assistance day and time for your academic term.
NOTE: You must contact the IPP office at least six days before your flight. On the designated IPP airport assistance day (as indicated below), an IPP office representative will meet you at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and assist you with transportation to the Northridge area. Please note that you will be responsible for paying for the transportation costs.
If traveling to Northridge from LAX, the cost is approximately $40-$45 per person, but you can print a discount coupon (PDF). You may also schedule your own assistance and hotel.
Airport Assistance Dates and Times
- Monday, June 5, 2017, 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. (Summer 2017)
- Monday, August 14, 2017, 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. (Fall 2017)
- Monday, October 16, 2017, 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. (Fall-Mid 2017)
- Tuesday, January 16, 2018, 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. (Spring 2018)
- Monday, March 26, 2018, 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. (Spring-Mid 2018)
- Monday, June 4, 2018, 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. (Summer 2018)
Please note: If you arrive before 9 a.m., please wait for our representative at the information booth in the Tom Bradley Terminal.
We will not be able to meet you if your flight arrives at the airport after 2 p.m. on the designated IPP airport assistance day.
CSUN Housing Residents: The check-in hours for CSUN Housing are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. If you are unable to arrive during CSUN housing hours, you will need to schedule other arrangements (see below for hotels).
Emergency Contact Number: IPP office (818) 677-3923
The following list of airport assistance services and hotels is intended to help IPP students find convenient travel and lodging options while en route to or from Northridge. Neither CSUN, The Tseng College, nor IPP endorse these particular businesses; others providing the same services are available.
Upon arrival, collect your luggage and proceed outside. Look for the overhead orange Shared Ride Vans sign and wait for the van or car operated by the company you scheduled to assist you.
If you are staying in CSUN housing, give this address to your van driver: CSUN Housing, Building 6, 17950 Lassen Street, Northridge.
SuperShuttle discount coupon (PDF): $30 from LAX airport, $22 from Burbank airport without tip.
(Costs are subject to change.)
Extended Stay America LA-Northridge
Address: 19325 Londelius St.
Northridge, CA 91324
Telephone: (818) 734-1787
Cost: $104 plus tax per night
Distance: 27 miles from LAX, 2 miles from CSUN
Howard Johnson Inn and Suites Reseda
Address: 7432 Reseda Blvd.
Reseda, CA 91335 US
Phone: (818) 344-0324
Cost: $89.00 plus Tax/night King room
Distance: 24 miles from LAX, 2.4 miles from CSUN
Address: 9777 Topanga Canyon Blvd
Chatsworth, CA 91311
Telephone: (818) 709-7054
Cost: $109 plus tax per night
Distance: 32 miles from LAX, 5 miles from CSUN
Address: 21340 Devonshire St.
Chatsworth, CA 91311
Telephone: (818) 998-5289
Cost: $94 plus tax per night
Distance: 34 miles from LAX, 5.5 miles from CSUN