On-Campus Housing (Optional)

Graduate Preparation Program students are given the opportunity to live on-campus during the duration of the program. Students will be housed in the Merrill Apartments in single or double occupancy rooms, with a shared living space and kitchen. Below are this summer’s housing rates. Please note that meals are not included in the housing price:

  • Single Occupancy – $46 per night
  • Double Occupancy – $37.75 per night

Students will be allowed to move in as early as Sunday, August 7 (one day prior to orientation and the start of GPP) and reside in GPP housing until as late as the Labor Day weekend. GPP participants must be moved out of the Merrill Apartments no later than Monday, September 5.

Register for GPP on-campus housing (link coming soon)
Note: Please also indicate in your program registration that you intend on living on campus, so that staff may follow up to ensure your space is secured.

Off-Campus Housing Resources

For academic year options, please see the following resources:

UC Santa Cruz Community Rentals

Graduate Student Housing

Housing for Students with Families

Accessibility and Special Needs

For information on accessibility and special needs, please see the following resources:

Disability Accommodations and Resources

TAPS Disability Van Service

Disability Resource Center