House Hunters Housing

The University Town Center (UTC) offers short term summer housing to assist UCSC students actively seeking housing in the off-campus community.  


2023-24 returning and admitted UCSC students only. Students may be accompanied by a parent or guardian.


  • All rooms have private bathrooms, kitchenettes with refrigerators, microwaves, sinks, and two stove top burners. 
  • No linens provided; bring towels, sleeping bag, pillow or other bedding. Bed size is twin XL.
  • The rental rate is for a bed space, not a whole room, and student may be assigned to a room with others.


$36.20 per person per night
(charges billed to student’s university account)


Housing is available on a first-come, first-served basis from Friday, June 30 to Friday, September 1, 2023. 

Space is subject to availability. 5 night maximum stay.

A minimum of 48 business-hour (Monday-Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm) advance reservation is required.

E-mail with any questions or to receive access to the House Hunters application.

You will receive an email notification when your reservation is confirmed.

Summer House Hunters Terms and Conditions



10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. (For arrival outside of these hours, make prior arrangements with staff.)

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