Family Student Housing

The Family Student Housing (FSH) community is planned to be relocated to newly constructed apartments upon their construction. The proposed new site is on the east side of campus on Hagar Drive, near the base of campus. A new and expanded Early Education program will open at the new FSH site that will service 140 children of students, staff, and faculty and will be operated by Bright Horizons, a private childcare company contracted with the campus.  more »

Family Student Housing is a great place to live, and offers a unique living experience for UCSC students and their families. This family-friendly community overlooks the Monterey Bay and offers beautiful views.

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Benefits of living at Family Student Housing:

  • Below average rent for the Santa Cruz area (see rates below)
  • Spacious 1,000 square foot, unfurnished, two-bedroom, one bathroom apartments
  • Kitchens with electric range and refrigerator
  • Cable TV and Internet service included (read more on bandwidth limitations)
  • One parking space per apartment included 
  • Laundry facilities with debit card or credit card-operated washers and dryers
  • Community Safety Officer services on evenings and weekends
  • On-site Child Care and Early Education Center
  • A variety of educational enrichment opportunities and co-curricular programming are included in the residence rate

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