Undergraduate Students

I'm a newly admitted freshman

  • The first step for newly admitted freshmen is to accept your offer of admission at my.ucsc.edu by the May 1 deadline.

Housing Related: 

I want to live in university housing:

  • UCSC has a college system that creates 10 smaller communities within the large university. Freshmen are generally assigned housing at their college.
  • In mid-May, the Campus Housing Office will send you information on how to apply for housing.

I want to live in university housing with family member(s):

I prefer to find my own housing in the off-campus community:

  • UCSC Community Rentals Office has off-campus housing listings, and they serve as an information and advising resource.

I'm a newly admitted transfer student

  • The first step for newly admitted transfer students is to accept your offer of admission at my.ucsc.edu by the June 1 deadline.

Housing Related:

I want to live in university housing:

I want to live in university housing with family member(s):

I prefer to find my own housing in the off-campus community:

  • UCSC Community Rentals Office has off-campus housing listings, and they serve as an information and advising resource.

I'm a continuing student

I want to live in university housing:

  • Priority Housing Application Period for continuing students for 2018-19 housing is April 16-23, 2018. more »
  • Log on to studenthousing.ucsc.edu to apply.

I want to live in university housing housing with family member(s):

I prefer to find my own housing in the off-campus community:

  • UCSC Community Rentals Office has off-campus housing listings, and they serve as an information and advising resource.

I'm a visiting student

I want to live in university housing:

  • Education Abroad Program (EAP) students, and other visiting students, can apply to live at their affiliated college. Many visiting students are interested in living at the International Living Center — students who wish to live at the International Living Center (ILC) must be affiliated with either College Nine or College Ten. more »

I want to live in university housing with family member(s):

I prefer to find my own housing in the off-campus community:

  • UCSC Community Rentals Office has off-campus housing listings, and they serve as an information and advising resource.

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