Finding housing in Berkeley can be a daunting process. Luckily, there are many resources available to help you find housing near the UC Berkeley campus. Be sure to start your search early with Cal Housing!
- UC Berkeley Cal Rentals
Provides a wide selection of rental listings, counseling and written information on finding housing, and setting up telephone and utility (gas/electricity) services.
- Family Student Housing at University Village
About half of Berkeley’s graduate student parents live in university housing at University Village in nearby Albany. Over 900 family housing units are available for student families (undergraduate and graduate), from one-bedroom/one-bath to three-bedroom/two-bath apartments. As wait-lists are common, register your interest as early as possible, even before arriving on campus.
- International House
An exciting home to around 600 students and scholars from around the world, including Americans.
Offers postings about available housing in the East Bay or other parts of the Bay Area. Be sure to review the information about scams and personal safety on Craigslist.
- Sabbatical Homes
An online resource for home rentals or exchanges.
- Apartment List
Aggregated apartment listings from hundreds of sources across the country.
Offering over 3,500 properties across 9 major cities in the U.S. for short term rent.
Apartment rentals, sublets, houses and rooms for rent in major U.S. cities.
Map-based search for home & apartment rentals with real-time updates.
Search rooms and apartments for rent by location
The Goldman School does not partner with or endorse any of the non-campus services listed above. This list is not exhaustive and is provided to help you get started with your housing search. Please use these services at your own risk.
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