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Galen Center Voting Site - Frequently Asked Questions

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Map of directions and parking to the USC Galen Center Voting Site (Source: USC University Relations)
Map of directions and parking to the USC Galen Center Voting Site (Source: USC University Relations)

USC's Galen Center is now open for early voting! It will remain open from October 30 through Election Day on November 3. It will be open 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday through Monday and 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Election Day. Complimentary parking is available for those voting.

To prevent the spread of COVID-19, strict protocols will be enforced at the Galen Center, including required wearing of masks, social distancing, frequent sanitizing of hands and equipment, adequate ventilation, and one-directional foot traffic. Learn more about the Voting Center.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How can I vote at the Galen Center?

A: This year, there are more ways to cast your ballot than ever:

VOTE IN-PERSON: You can vote in-person at ANY participating Vote Center in L.A. County. Vote Centers will be safe, secure, and follow all public health and safety guidelines. Registered voters can vote at any Vote Center in L.A. County. The Galen Center will be serving as a Vote Center and info on the Galen Center and parking are included here. To find your nearest Vote Center, go to plan.lavote.net.

DROP-OFF YOUR BALLOT: All registered voters in L.A. County have been mailed a ballot. You can complete your ballot and drop it off at any official drop box or any Vote Center in L.A. County. To find the official drop box nearest to you, go to plan.lavote.net. Select “Vote by Mail,” followed by “Drop off your ballot.” You can check the status of your ballot to confirm it was received and tallied through the Vote by Mail Status Tool at plan.lavote.net.

Q: What is the Galen Center address?

A: 3400 S. Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90089

Q: Where can I park while I vote?

A: Parking is available in the Figueroa Street structure, located behind the Galen Center. Going north on Figueroa St., enter the structure using the driveway just past Rosso Oro’s Pizzeria, located at 3522 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90007. Parking is free in this structure if you are voting at the Galen Center. Please do not park in any of the reserved spaces. You may park in the 2nd level and above. Parking passes are not required. See attached diagram for entrance to parking structure.

Q: How do I get from the parking structure to the Galen Center?

A: Exit the parking structure and walk toward Figueroa St. using the same driveway you used to enter the structure. Make a right in front of the Lab Gastropub, cross USC McCarthy Way, and the Galen Center is on your right. Follow signage to the entrance.

Q: When is the Galen Center open for voting?

A: Friday, October 30 - Monday, November 2: 10AM - 7PM; and Tuesday, November 3: 7AM - 8PM

Read the Galen Voting Center FAQ.

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