Housing Options

Rachel Carson College is comprised of eight Residence Hall buildings and six apartment buildings. 

Residence Hall Options (1-3 students):

  • Single: Private rooms typically only available to upperclassmen 
  • Double: Shared room with one other person
  • Triple: Shared room with two others. 
  • Quad: Shared room with three others. 

All Residence Hall spaces are furnished with the following:

  • Bed
  • Mattresss
  • Dresser
  • Desk
  • Chair
  • Armoire/Closet
  • Lighting Fixture
  • Mirror
  • Posting Board

Apartment options (5-6 resident spaces):

  • Two triple rooms (6 residents) 
  • One triple and two single rooms (5 residents) 
  • One double and three single rooms (5 residents) 
  • One double and one triple room** (5 residents) 
  • Three double rooms suite** (6 residents) 

**Suite apartments are located in the Residence Hall buildings.  

Apartment and Suite rooms are furnished with the following:

  • Bed
  • Mattress
  • Dresser
  • Desk
  • Chair
  • Armoire/Closet
  • Bookshelf
  • Mirror
  • Light Fixture
  • Posting Board

Apartments also have a full kitchen, living space, and one bathroom. Kitchens include a refrigerator and stove.

The suite unit includes a living space and bathroom. 

To take a virtual tour of the Rachel Carson College residential spaces click here. 

Rachel Carson College Apt Floor Plan

For information on billing, please visit: http://housing.ucsc.edu/rates/index.html

If you have any questions, please contact the Student Life and Housing Office at carsonhousing@ucsc.edu or by calling 831-459-3335.