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Life in the Hills

University Housing offers an excellent opportunity to experience our unique campus culture - not just as a student, but as a resident. So while you're exploring CSUDH, we invite you to discover the many advantages that come with living on campus (SEE PICTURES), in the middle of it all. Apply today

Interesting in using our University Housing facilities for a conference? Learn more about our conference services.

Cut The Commute

CSUDH's on-campus housing puts you steps away from your classes, your professors, and an array of resources right outside your door. Forget about driving or parking: Your commute is a short jaunt across our beautiful campus.

Live Where You Learn

Studies show that students who live on campus get better grades, finish their degrees faster, go to graduate school more often, and are happier with their college experience.

Supportive Environment

Our housing accommodations provide a quiet, distraction-free environment that’s conducive to living and learning. Our residential staff also communicates regularly with residents to identify any issues or challenges that may be affecting their academics or personal lives, and will connect students to the resources they need to address those issues.

Build Your Life Skills

Living on campus is a great way to develop your independent living skills. You'll discover the freedom and self discipline that come with having and taking care of your own space.

Our Housing Complex

CSUDH University Housing Services is an apartment complex composed of 22 separate two-story buildings and two common buildings. The buildings are surrounded by grassy areas, trees and flowers, perfect for studying or relaxing. There are 32 one-bedroom apartments housing two students each, 72 two-bedroom apartments accommodating four students each, and 30 three-bedroom apartments housing up to five students each. Seventeen apartments are equipped with special facilities to accommodate disabled students.

See a map of our apartment locations.

Apartment Features

  • Controlled access community
  • All apartments are fully furnished
  • Patios or balconies
  • Free basic cable television and wireless Internet access provided in each unit
  • All utilities included in rental fees except telephone service
  • Telephone outlets in each bedroom
  • All apartments are non-smoking units
  • Community laundry facilities
  • Year-round living options
  • Basketball and volleyball courts
  • Lounge, study and recreational facilities
  • Thematic programs, residential outings and other social activities
  • 24-hour live-in staff
  • Leadership and student government opportunities
  • Onity electronic locking system
  • Safes available for student use

Apartment Furnishings

  • Wall-to-wall carpeting or combination of tile and carpeting
  • Twin long beds
  • Desk and chair
  • Dresser and closet
  • Blinds
  • Sofa, love seat or lounge chairs
  • Dining table and chairs
  • Stove, oven, and refrigerator

Residents provide their own blankets, linens, towels, dishes, flatware, cooking utensils and other personal items. Read about our Residence Hall Linens program.

Community Living

The rich cultural diversity of the Dominguez Hills campus is mirrored in our on campus residential community, with many programs and activities available for our residents. These include:

  • Free barbecues, movie nights, dances and other social events
  • Group trips to places such as Disneyland and Knott's Berry Farm
  • Educational programs and seminars on issues such as alcohol abuse, study tips, and health issues
  • Open forums where residents can talk with staff from University Housing Services and other campus departments

We are happy to provide reasonable accommodations to help disabled students participate in Housing events. To better assist you, please contact us at least five days prior to any scheduled events.

Residence Hall Linens Program

CSU Dominquez Hills has extra long mattresses which are longer than 76 inches. These extra‐long beds require specifically‐sized sheets, comforters and blankets. Therefore, University Housing has been providing the Residence Hall Linens program to students since 2000. On move‐in day it's important to have those XL sheets that can be hard to find. Our goal is to make sure every parent and student is ready with the right size sheets, so we offer a huge variety of custom‐sized linens guaranteed to fit your residence hall bed and to last until graduation. We also provide a selection of extra‐long thermal blankets, extra‐long mattress pads, pillows, storage solutions, extra‐long comforters and anything else you will need.

Guarantee Your First Choice Today!

Our best selection of college bedding and a guarantee of your first choice is available for parents and students who respond early. All our residence hall room bedding and accessories come with a 100% satisfaction guarantee right up to graduation. You may return your linens for a full refund if you are not satisfied for any reason. Visit www.rhl.org/cdh to view our full selection of colors and patterns and to place your order.