California State Prison, Solano


California State Prison Solano

California State Prison, Solano

California State Prison Solano is a medium security correctional facility located in Vacaville.  The facility can house over 5,800 inmates even though it was originally designed to hold much less.  The facility is comprised of multiple units housed in separate buildings which can operate independently from one another.  Within these units is a treatment center, and an administrative segregation unit. 

Offenders can benefit from a variety of programs run out of Solano.  Educational classes are on par with all the correctional facilities, having an adult basic education and GED course.  The vocational programs offer inmates valuable skills that they can use to earn a living once they are released.  Some of the vocational skills an inmate can learn revolve around the auto industry, teaching inmates the basics of mechanics and auto body.  A machine shop, mill, landscaping, welding, HVAC service/repair, computer and electronics repair, masonry and eyeglass lens manufacturing are just some of the vocational programs inmates can attend.

Visiting Hours at California State Prison, Solano:

All visitors must be approved prior to visiting.  The visiting days are Saturday and Sunday from 8am-3:15pm, if you arrive to visitation after 2pm you will not be allowed to visit.  Administrative Segregation and all other non-contact visits are Saturdays and Sundays from around 8am-2pm, and are only by appointment.  You can schedule a visiting appointment online here.

Physical Address:

California State Prison, Solano
2100 Peabody Road
Vacaville, CA 95696


(707) 451-0182

Inmate Mailing Address:

Inmate Name, ID
California State Prison, Solano
P. O. Box 4000
Vacaville, CA 95696-4000