California State University Northridge (CSUN) - Off Campus Housing FAQ

How much does it cost to rent an apartment near CSUN?

Answer: The cost of living in an apartment near CSUN is typically cheaper than average cost of apartments in other areas of Los Angeles. Price factors include apartment size, community, and quality of life.

Most apartment complexes offer a variety of floor plan options from 1 bedroom 1 bathroom, to 3 bedroom 3 bathrooms. As a rule of thumb, you can expect to pay less when living with more people. In general however, the apartment rent normally varies between $550/month - $1300/month for apartments near CSUN.

How can I get to school?

Answer: Public transportation is limited in the suburban areas of Los Angeles. As such, most students drive to school. However, there are some buses available if you live in apartments near CSUN. Carpooling is a great option as well.

Are there any home-stay options available in the area?

Answer: Yes, there are plenty of homes near CSUN offering single rooms to rent. Many families have positive experiences with students and they like to share their homes. The cost of living in a home-stay is usually cheaper than average rooms in an apartment complex. But living with a family means you must obey the household rules. RentSpree provides qualified families for students and these families have passed our thorough evaluation.