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Parking at IVC and IDEA is $5 per day. Daily permits can be purchased at IVC in lots 2, 5, 6, 8, and 10. At IDEA, there are two permit dispenser in the parking lot. These permits are valid only in student parking spaces. Daily parking permits must be displayed such that the date, time, and location of the permit purchase and expiration are clearly visible through the windshield. Parking permits must be displayed in the lower corner of the driver's side windshield. Students are reminded not to park in the spaces marked STAFF.  It is your responsibility to obtain a valid parking permit and park legally.

Disabled parking spaces are available in all lots. A valid parking permit is required along with a California Disabled Person Parking Placard. Those with valid parking permits and placards can park in student, staff and disable parking spaces. 

College For Kids Drop-Off/Pick-Up
There will be a reserved, free, 30 minutes drop-off and pick-up zone at IVC for the College for Kids programs. The IVC zone will be in parking lot 4.  Please park in the reserved area and walk students to and from classes for their safety. If you plan to stay longer than 30 minutes, purchase a $5 dayly permit and park in the designated student spaces.  

If you encounter a mechanical problem with one of the dispensers, report it to Campus Police at 949-451-5481 or the campus operator at 949-451-5100.

The Campus Safety office is located on the IVC main campus. Office hours are from 7:30 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Thursday; Friday 7:00 to 11:00 am. For more information, visit