Housing & Dining

Life at UC San Diego isn’t just about learning. It’s about living. And eating. And hanging out. And hanging ten. On-campus living delivers the most exciting parts of the southern California lifestyle right to your doorstep. If you meet application and contract deadlines, you’ll be guaranteed housing for two years (summers excluded). With smart layouts, lush landscaping and convenient comforts, UC San Diego is a pretty sweet place to call home.

First-Year Housing

Each College has exclusive amenities and unforgettable activities that make it an incredible place to come home to every day.

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Transfer Housing

Ocean views. Modern apartment living. The Village at Torrey Pines is a contemporary residential and retail complex just for transfer students.

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Feast on this

Your housing contract includes a flexible Dining Plan. Eat a little, eat a lot, eat vegan 12 times in a row–your Dining Dollars are yours to spend. With 10 restaurants, 6 markets open until 1 a.m., 2 roaming food trucks and a registered dietician for specialty diet advice, life on campus just got a bit more delicious.

Dining Options