New Students

Live On Campus at CSUDH!

Forget about commuting -- when you live on campus at CSUDH, classes are just a short walk away! University Housing Services 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

Click here for 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.

Apartment Details

Discover all the details about CSUDH on-campus apartments in this section. Floor plans, photos, and video clips show you the ins and outs of our one-, two-, and three-bedroom apartments.

How Much Does It Cost?

This section has 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 here, with info on roommates, financial aid, meal plans, and more.


Care Package Program

The Department of Housing Services sponsors a Care Package program for our students. These thoughtful packages are jam-packed with snacks and other goodies, and are a great way to show your special Toro how much you care! 

Order one of these healthy, delicious care packages as a Toro Welcome Package today at: https://www.swaku.com/csudh 

From this link, you can also order one of our multi-package plans and send great care packages for the entire school year. Our Grand Slam plan includes packages for Welcome, Halloween, Fall and Spring Term Finals.

*If a package is visible on the website at the time of ordering, the package is still available to be ordered.*


Housing Dates and Deadlines

SPRING 2019 

Priority Application DatesOctober 8 - November 2, 2018
Security Deposit Due DateNovember 19, 2018
1st Rent Payment Due DateDecember 10, 2018
Official Move-in DateJanuary 16, 2019 for all students

2019-20 ACADEMIC YEAR* 

 Priority Application Dates

March 1- April 15, 2019 for CONTINUING CSUDH students

March 1- May 15, 2019 for NEW CSUDH students

Security Deposit Due DateMay 31, 2019

1st Rent Payment Due Date

July 12, 2019

Official Move-in Dates

August 19, 2019 for 1st-Year Students

August 21, 2019 for Upperclass Students NEW to Housing

August 23, 2019 for Returning Housing Residents

* All 2019-20 dates are still TENTATIVE and subject to change.


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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