Family Student Housing

The Family Student Housing (FSH) community is scheduled to be relocated to newly constructed apartments by Spring/Summer 2020. 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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