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Affordable and Convenient

Apartment TypeSpring 2015
Two or Three-Bedroom Double$2,949
One-Bedroom Double$4,071
Three-Bedroom Single$4,758*
Apartment Type2014-15 Academic Year
Two or Three-Bedroom Double$5,898
One-Bedroom Double$8,142
Three-Bedroom Single$9,516*
  • The amounts listed above are per student.
  • You will have the option of paying in one (1), two (2), or six (6) installments for the Academic Year; or, in one (1) or three (3) installments for Spring term.
  • Double refers to two persons per bedroom and single to one person per bedroom.
  • Up to six (6) but no less than five (5) people may be assigned to a three-bedroom apartment, combining single and double occupancy.
  • All utilities (electricity, gas, and water), basic cable television and wireless Internet service are included in the rental fees. Please be aware, however, that telephone service is not included. Each resident is responsible for getting his or her own telephone line connected.
  • A refundable $300 Security Deposit is also due before the start of occupancy. After you have submitted a Housing Application (and paid the $30 Application Fee), you will be contacted and asked to pay the deposit and to choose a payment plan.
  • All fees are subject to change by the executive order of the Chancellor of the California State University.

* Three-bedroom single applicants planning to defer their rental fees to Financial Aid will be required to make a $700 Advance Rent Payment in order to get priority for a single room. That payment will be due on December 1, 2014 if you're applying for Spring 2015.

Cancellations and Refunds

Cancellations and refunds are subject to the following conditions:

  • Cancellations must be done through the Housing Portal before the start of occupancy.
  • The Security Deposit is refundable as follows:

- If you are denied admission to the University.

- If we are unable to assign you to a space. Your deposit will be forfeited if your cancellation is not submitted PRIOR to a space being assigned to you.

  • Rent payments are refundable as follows:

- If you are denied admission to the University.

- If we receive your cancellation PRIOR to the official check-in date for the term you are applying.

If we receive your cancellation AFTER the official check-in date, you will be refunded all fees paid less the pro-rated rent charge for the number of days after the check-in date your cancellation was received.