it is more convenient for students to travel by private vehicles
in Orange County than to use public transportation, many Cal State
Fullerton international students have their own cars. The price
of a used car ranges from approximately $3,000-$10,000 in Orange
County, but it is highly recommended that students buy reliable
vehicles. Also, car insurance prices for new drivers in the United
States can be very high. One-way insurance is estimated to range
from $550-$700 and two-way insurance from $800-$1600. For more information
about insurance for new drivers in California, you can visit http://www.aaa-calif.com/
or other insurance companies' web sites.
order to get a driver's license in the United States, students have
to take both a written and a driving test. For more information
about driver's licenses, you can visit the California Department
of Motor Vehicles web site: http://www.dmv.ca.gov/dl/dl.htm.
NOTE: An international student does not need a Social Security
Number in order to get a California driver's license. A Social Security
Number is a unique nine-digit number assigned to an individual by
the Federal Social Security Administration. It is considered valuable
personal information and identification.
more information about parking and transportion at CSUF go to: http://parking.fullerton.edu