University Housing Services
University Housing Services strives to create a residential community that supports and enhances academic success, fosters the learning and development of our students, and promotes student involvement and civic engagement. Visit the new application website below. If you have visited the old portal previously, clear your internet browser's cache and restart before opening the link.
Get in Touch with the Team
Have any questions or need assistance? Contact University Housing Services between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling (408)795-5600. For in-person or after-hours assistance, housing staff are available at the front desks of each housing facility.
Housing Virtual Queue
Don't have time to wait on the phone to talk to someone? Join the Housing Virtual Queue. Let us know when you are available, whether you prefer a phone conversation or in-person visit, and someone from Housing will contact you during business hours.
Find out the most recent updates and announcements here.
SJSU offers a range of options from traditional and suite-style housing to apartment-style living. Learn more about our housing options, theme communities and the unique residential living experience in each of our building communities.
Housing applications for Spring 2024 are open!
You can complete and submit the Housing application at our New Portal Site.
If you have previously visited our housing portal, please be sure to clear your cache and restart your browser before completing the application at our new portal site.
All students living in on campus housing are required to be vaccinated against COVID-19 with recent and approved immunizations. Refer to the links below for information about the housing and campus vaccine requirements and latest COVID-19 response updates.
University Housing Services works in collaboration with the Accessible Education Center (AEC) to provide housing accommodations for students with documented disabilities who meet the eligibility and verification requirements. Students requesting an accommodation should review the Housing Accommodations information prior to completing the Housing Application.
Have you considered living in on-campus housing at the International House? The International House is home to U.S. and international students who are freshman through graduate students. As an SJSU housing option, the I-House community provides a diverse and welcoming intercultural living environment. Apply directly to I-House.
The Frosh Live-On Requirement is suspended for the 2023-2024 academic year. No first-year student is required to live in campus housing or complete and submit an exemption form.
Limited in-person tours are currently offered. Campus facilities can also be toured virtually through videos and in 3D.
- 3D Tours
- Tour the Residence Halls and Apartments
- Additional Tours of the Residence Halls and Apartments
Information on in-person tours will be provided when in-person tours can be resumed.
Find out more about the student and professional staff employment opportunities available in University Housing Services
Living on campus places you in the center of the Spartan community and in the heart of Silicon Valley. Take advantage of the opportunities to meet other students, participate in residence community programs, and have easy access to student organizations, campus events and a variety of academic resources.
Learn about the community living policies and guidelines that all residents are expected to follow. Review our Community Living Handbook for more information about living on campus, tips and campus resources.
Interested in hosting a conference or staying overnight at SJSU? Learn more about our summer conference program, guest accommodations and how to reserve an overnight guest room.
Learn more about housing policies and forms, IT support, tours and mailroom information. Still have questions? Find answers to frequently asked questions in our “FAQs” and "Housing, A to Z”
The University Housing Services staff is committed to supporting and helping our residents grow and thrive during their time at SJSU. We have an open-door policy, and encourage you to reach out with any questions or concerns.
The best way to stay safe is to be prepared. Read about our evacuation procedures, safety and security policies, fire drill report and more in our annual fire report.
Title IX Notice of Nondiscrimination
The California State University, which includes San José State, does not discriminate on the basis of gender, which includes sex and gender identity or expression, or sexual orientation in its education programs or activities.