Playa Vista Campus

PLAYA VISTA CAMPUS (PVC)

In the fall of 2018, SFTV opened the doors of the Playa Vista Campus (PVC) at The Brickyard in Silicon Beach. PVC is home to  the SFTV Graduate program but is open to all SFTV students. The new building increased SFTV’s post production facilities by 50% and provides many common spaces for student collaboration and specialized spaces for filming. 

SFTV students can reserve post production spaces, hold rehearsals, and film throughout the 2nd Floor as well as in the nearby Playa Vista community parks and recreation spaces. Be sure to click on the links below for more information!

Official Homepage


Bike Route – It is possible to bike from the Westchester Campus to Playa Vista Campus!

Facilities – What you can find at PVC.

Filming at The Playa Vista Campus

LADOT’s LAnow Shuttle is an on demand shared-ride service servicing Palms, Mar Vista, Venice, Del Rey with a stop at the Playa Vista Campus. The fare is $1.50. Riders must use the LAnow smartphone app. Within the service area, pick-up/drop-off points are never more than a few blocks (1/4 mile) away. You can also meet at the LAnow Rideshare Hub at the Palms Expo Station.

COMPASS is a free online tool that helps you find sustainable commute options to Playa Vista. Join the SFTV network to access free programs such as carpool matching, trip planning, and incentives for sustainable commute modes. Compass also offers an Emergency Ride Home program exclusively for Playa Vista commuters. (Some restrictions apply) Questions? Contact parking@lmu.edu or noe@playavistacompass.com.​

Playa Vista Transit Options – This map details bus routes to PVC for Metro C Line, Metro E Line, Big Blue Bus Route, Metro Bus Route, Culver CityBus Route and LAnow Service area.

Parking Map – This map outlines available street parking with minimal to limited restrictions.

Playa Vista Campus Student Resource Guide – Information about Lost & Found, Emergency exits, copiers, Wellness Room, and other student resources.

Playa Vista Campus Room Map – Find your way around the 2nd Floor at the Playa Vista Campus.

Restaurants – Where to eat in Playa Vista.

LMU Shuttle Schedule and Stops

Tour – Virtual guided tour of the Playa Vista campus

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