New Students

Live On Campus at CSUDH!

We are still accepting applications for the 2023-24 Academic Year. Students interested in Spring 2024 Housing may apply starting Friday, October 27, 2023.

All students living on campus are REQUIRED to complete the COVID-19 Vaccination Self-Certification form on their portal. This self-certification provides the campus with critical information needed to maintain a safe campus environment. Housing applicants who fail to complete the COVID-19 Vaccination Self-Certification form will NOT be assigned to a space in Housing.

Forget about commuting -- when you live on campus at CSUDH, classes are just a short walk away! University Housing is proud to provide a safe, inclusive living experience for CSUDH students that promotes independence, maximizes their educational experience, and facilitates personal development through well-maintained housing facilities. We strive to create an environment that enhances personal, social, cultural, intellectual, and professional development within the university environment. We promote support services to a diverse community, by providing high-quality collaborative programs and services that support CSUDH's academic mission. Below are links to helpful information for new students considering living on campus.

How to Apply for Housing

We've got detailed instructions on how to apply for on-campus housing at CSUDH -- including everything from a step-by-step guide to a list of all important dates and deadlines.

Accommodation Details

Discover all the details about CSUDH on-campus accommodations. Floor plans, photos, virtual tours, and video clips show you the ins and outs of the different types of accommodations we offer: one-, two-, and three-bedroom apartments, and a new 170-room residence hall with double, triple, and quadruple occupancy rooms.

How Much Does It Cost?

Find complete information about the costs of living on campus at CSUDH, including details on cancelling housing and obtaining refunds.

Housing FAQ

We've got the answers to all your questions about on-campus housing, with information on roommates, financial aid, meal plans, and more.

Housing Dates and Deadlines


Priority Application Dates

  • NEW first-year and transfer students: March 27 - May 26, 2023.

  • CONTINUING/RETURNING students: March 27 - April 28, 2023.

Security Deposit Due Date
(new applicants only)

June 16, 2023

1st Fee Payment/Deferment Agreement Due Date

July 10, 2023

Official Move-in Dates

  • Thursday, August 24, 2023 for NEW  CSUDH students.

  • Saturday, August 26, 2023 for continuing/returning CSUDH students. 


Priority Application Dates

October 27 - November 27, 2023 for all CSUDH students (new and returning)

Security Deposit Due Date
(new applicants only)

December 15, 2023

1st Fee Payment/Deferment Agreement Due Date

December 15, 2023

Official Move-in Date

Friday, January 19, 2024

All dates are subject to change. 

Applications received after the above-noted priority application dates may be waitlisted.

Non-Discrimination Policy

CSUDH is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution which does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual preference, age, disability or handicap, disabled veterans, or Vietnam Era veterans' status. This policy is applicable to all employment practices, admission of students, educational programs and activities.

Inquiries concerning this policy may be referred to the Office of Human Resources Management, located in Welch Hall, Room A-340, (310) 243-3771.

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