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Living Here

Our residence halls, campus apartments and family homes are
comfortable, safe and full of amenities. Life is good here.

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Family Student Housing

Canyon Crest Family Student Housing is economically priced with families in mind. Choose from unfurnished two- and three-bedroom duplex homes. Enjoy tree-lined streets, park and playground areas and family-oriented activities. Learn more about our family student housing.

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Special-Interest Housing

Opt to live in theme halls or living-learning communities with students who share your cultural and academic passions. Experience college life with new friends who share your vision, while networking with faculty and campus mentors. Discover our special-interest communities.

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Campus Apartments

UCR's campus apartments include Bannockburn Village & Plaza, Falkirk, Stonehaven, Glen Mor and Oban. Communities feature furnished and unfurnished one-bedroom, two-bedroom and loft suites, plus swimming pools, barbecue areas, computer labs and activities. Learn more about our campus apartment communities

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Residence Halls

UCR has three residence hall communities: Aberdeen-Inverness, Lothian and Pentland Hills. Communities feature double and triple furnished rooms, TV lounges, music rooms, study areas, computer labs and more. Learn more about our residence hall communities.

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Dining Services

Enjoy breakfast, lunch, dinner, and late-night dining at our wide variety of campus and residential restaurants. Choose from three different meal plans and healthy and organic options. From our Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf to our Culinary Chameleon food truck – you eat well at UCR. Visit Dining Services.

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Campus Safety

Video surveillance, restricted card access, gated parking, and 24/7 on-site assistance are just some of the advantages of living in an on-campus UCR community. UCR also works closely with the UC Police Department, located adjacent to campus, and Emergency Medical Services, who provide excellent emergency response and community outreach. Learn more about campus safety.

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Campus residents have access to unique academic resource centers, study groups and faculty mentorship. Learn more about our academic success programs.


From pool parties and barbecues to hall-to-hall competitions and dances, living on campus is fun! See our activity lineup.

Save Up

You'll receive more housing aid (as part of your financial aid package) if you live on campus. Learn more about financial aid.

Sleep In!

You can when you live on campus! Walk to coffee, movies, the gym and your classes. Living on campus is a once-in-a-lifetime experience.


General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

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