Housing Costs

University Housing Rates and Dates Schedule

Please note that the Fall 2022 move-in date for NEW students has been changed to THURSDAY, AUGUST 25, 2022 (from Friday, August 26, 2022), effective 7/21/2022.

Click to download and view a PDF of all Housing Rates and Dates for 2022-2023.

  • All amounts listed are per student.

  • Housing offers the following accommodation types to applicants:

    (Please note that, effective Fall 2022, first-year students are REQUIRED to live in the Residence Hall and are not eligible to live in the apartments)

    • Double occupancy 1-bedroom apartment = 2 total occupants per apartment.
    • Double occupancy 2-bedroom apartment = 4 total occupants per apartment.
    • Double occupancy 3-bedroom apartment = 6 total occupants per apartment.
    • Double occupancy residence hall room  = 2 total occupants per bedroom.
    • Triple occupancy residence hall room = 3 total occupants per bedroom.
    • Quadruple occupancy residence hall room = 4 total occupants per bedroom.

  • Academic Year applicants may pay their fees in one (1), two (2), or six (6) installments. Spring term applicants may pay their fees in one (1) or three (3) installments. Summer applicants may pay their fees in one (1) or two (2) installments.

  • A one-time installment fee is charged if you pay in more than one (1) installment for the Academic Year: $25 for two (2) installments, $50 for six (6) installments. New Spring applicants are charged $25 if they pay in three (3) installments. This fee is non-refundable.

  • All utilities (electricity, gas, and water) and wireless Internet service are included in the housing rate.
     
  • A refundable $300 Security Deposit is also due before the start of occupancy. Please refer to the Application Checklist for more information on the deposit.

  • A non-refundable $25 Residential Student Association (RSA) Fee is charged to all confirmed residents with an assigned Housing space once per academic year. 

All fees are subject to change by the executive order of the Chancellor of the California State University and/or the CSUDH Administration.


Cancellations and Refunds

Learn more about Cancellations and Refunds here.


 For Informational purposes only: In accordance with California Assembly Bill 990 California State University, Dominguez Hills provides the typical market cost of a one bedroom apartment in areas surrounding the campus.

  • 1 Bedroom/1 Bath: $1,700 -$1,800 per month

The Room and Board expenses included in the off-campus Cost of Attendance represent the typical costs students pay when enrolled at CSUDH.  Actual costs of room and board will vary. Many students living off-campus have roommates, which decreases their housing costs.


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