The Office of Housing and Residential Life at California State University, Long Beach recognizes that learning takes place both in and out of the classroom. We create inclusive communities that foster student health and wellness, personal and social development, academic excellence and good citizenship. In collaboration with our campus partners, we are responsive to the needs of our residents and clients and endeavor to provide high quality service. We are committed to a clean, well maintained, safe and secure environment for the comfort and protection of students, faculty, staff and guests.
Long Beach State University's housing will be your home away from home. You'll have the opportunity to learn and grow from peers, staff, and faculty outside of the classroom setting.
Make the move to the Beach! Apply for housing or check out your status once you've been admitted to CSULB.
Plan it right! Check out the different room and meal plan costs.
Read through the frequently asked questions for answers to common questions about housing at CSULB.
First-time freshmen are required (as space is available) to live in University Housing during their first year at CSULB unless they are over 21 years old or will be living at home with a parent(s) or legal guardian(s) during their entire freshmen year.