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.
Should you have questions or need assistance during business hours, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or at (408)795.5600. Staff at the building front desks are available to assist residents after hours and weekends.
Should you have questions or need assistance during business hours regarding payments, installment payment plans, or billing, please contact the Housing Cashier at email@example.com. or at 408-795-5600.
Don't have time to wait on the phone to talk to someone? Try our Housing Virtual Queue! Just tell us when you're available, whether you prefer a phone conversation or in-person visit, and someone from Housing will contact you during our office hours.
Find out the latest news with University Housing Services! All of our most recent updates and announcements will be posted here.
SJSU provides a variety of residential buildings for you to choose from. We offer traditional and suite style housing and apartment-style-living. Learn more about our housing options, theme communities and the unique residential living experience in each of our building communities.
We are accepting applications for Spring 2024 semester.
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.
If you are interested in housing for the current Fall 2023 semester, please contact the Housing Office at firstname.lastname@example.org or 408-795-5600.
All students living in on campus housing are required to have the COVID-19 vaccine. Please 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 student is required to live in on campus housing. Mandatory frosh do not need to complete and submit an exemption form.
Due to COVID restrictions, we are not currently offering in person tours of our residential buildings. NEW! 3-D Tours! We invite you to view our tour videos or take a 3-D tour at the links below.
- 3-D Tours
- Tour the Residence Halls and Apartments
- Additional Tours of the Residence Halls and Apartments
Information will be posted here when we resume in person tours.
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. 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.