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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 Housing Application Portal

Contact Us

Should you have questions or need assistance during business hours, please contact us at uhs-frontdesk@sjsu.edu or at (408)795.5600. Staff at the building front desks are available to assist residents after hours and weekends.

Housing Virtual Queue

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.

Latest News

Find out the latest news with University Housing Services!   All of our most recent updates and announcements will be posted here.

Fall Move In

All housing students must meet the following requirements [pdf] to move into on campus housing:

  1. Submit your COVID Vaccination Information
  2. Sign the COVID Addendum
  3. Be an Enrolled Student
  4. No Past Due Payments

Review our Fall 2021 Move In page for more details about our fall move in days, parking and other information. 

COVID-19 Vaccine Requirement

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.

Housing Options

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.

Apply For Housing

Due to the demand for on campus student housing and our current waitlist, we are no longer accepting applications for our residence hall and apartment communities.   


If you're interested in housing in the area, please review our list of off campus housing resources.

Off-Campus Housing Resources

View our list of off-campus housing resources and properties.  We also encourage you to check out the SJSU SAMMY app to connect with other SJSU students looking for off-campus housing. 

Residential Life

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.

Facilities and Maintenance

Need to make a facilities or maintenance request? Fill out our online request form here. Also, find tips and additional information about keys, appliances, laundry and other facilities areas. 

Conference Services

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. 

How We Can Help

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”

About Us

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.

Fire Report

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.

COVID-19 Testing Information Video

Our special episode of Teddy Talks addresses SJSU's weekly follow up testing throughout the semester.

Watch our video

Spartan Community Promise

The Spartan Community Promise is a voluntary way to show your SJSU family that you care and that we are united. 

Read our promise

University Housing Services Residential Community Compact

Please read our compact with the SJSU community in regards to COVID-19 safety and precautions.

View our community compact

Addendum to 2021-2022 Housing License Agreements

See the latest policies regarding the health and safety of our students during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

Read the addendum

Message from University Housing Services

Learn more about the actions we're taking to address the pandemic and keep our students safe.

Understand our safety actions