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Important Dates for Newly Admitted Students

When to apply for housing, move-in dates, etc.
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Move in 2016
Welcome New Fall 2016 UCSC Students!

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Triple Room Video Tour

Want to See My Triple Room?

Watch my video
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Charles and Adrienne Coleman

Bittersweet feelings...

Charles and Adrienne drop their son off for his freshman year at UC Santa Cruz
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Princeton Green Campus Review

UC Santa Cruz named in top 50 'greenest' colleges

Princeton Review ranks campus’s comprehensive approach to sustainability
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Students at College TenInformation For

Future Students

Considering UCSC? Read more about the campus. more»

Current Students

UCSC housing is available to all students, including attractive options exclusively for sophomores, juniors, and seniors. These areas will be in our most desirable buildings (some with great ocean views) and will offer a more independent living community. more»

UCSC Students on bridge

Transfer Students

Incoming transfer students (regardless of college affiliation) are eligible to live at the Transfer Community or the University Town Center. more»

Graduate Students

Graduate Student Housing is an intimate community housing just 82 students, and is home to a very diverse population, including students from all over the United States as well as many foreign countries. more»

Students with Family

Family Student Housing offers a unique living experience for students and their families. It is located on the west side of campus and is situated on the hills overlooking the Monterey Bay and the redwood forest. more»

Visiting Students

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 (PDF) - students who wish to live at the International Living Center (ILC) must be affiliated with either College Nine or College Ten.

Off-campus Students

The Community Rentals Office provides listings of available rentals in the off-campus community, in addition to basic tenant/landlord advising, rental agreements, forms, and referrals. more»


Living at UCSC allows students to make the most of their college experience. After all, students are only here for about four years… don’t miss out on this once in a lifetime chance to experience all that UCSC has to offer. more»