Cal State Los Angeles (CSULA) - Off-Campus Housing FAQ

Q1: How much does it cost to live in an apartment near Cal State LA?

A1: Depending on your location, it can cost anywhere from $800-$3000 a month. Compared to on-campus rates, this can be more affordable. In addition, living with roommates is a great way to cut rent costs in your apartment near CSULA.

Q2: How can I get to campus?

A2: With its own campus MetroLink stop, public transportation to and from an apartment near Cal State LA is easy. Students receive a 25% discount as well, making this option even more attractive. In addition to the MetroLink, there are multiple buses that stop on campus as well.

Q3: Can I rent an apartment if I am an international student or I don't have an SSN?

A3: Yes! Social Security Numbers are widely used as a source of identification during the rental process. However, RentSpree can help international students who do not have a SSN access the documents that leasing offices need in lieu of a Social Security Number. For more information, please contact us at [email protected], and we will gladly guide you through the rental process for international students.