Post Doctoral Scholar

The following information is for single postdoctoral scholars who would like to apply for single graduate student apartments in San Clemente Villages. Postdoc housing is offered only after all UCSB graduate students have been accommodated. If you are a postdoctoral scholar with a family, please visit our Community Housing Services page to obtain information about privately-owned housing options in the community.

Information & Resources

  • Postdoc housing is offered only after all UCSB graduate students have been accommodated.
  • To be eligible to apply for housing in San Clemente Villages, the postdoc must first be offered a position by a UCSB department
  • Postdocs may apply for housing in San Clemente Villages at a non-student rate.


  • What you will need to submit your application for housing:
    • The administrative contact in your department who accesses the UCPath personnel system.
    • Your prospective hire date.
    • Paperwork associated with your offer to participate in the UCSB community.
  • If you've been offered a position and wish to apply for the housing wait list, please proceed to the application button above.
    • The application for Winter and Spring quarters is open from October 7 - January 5.  
    • The application for Spring quarter opens January 15.
    • The application for Fall housing is open now, but it's very unlikely that we will have space beginning in the Fall quarter.


If you have questions about the online application process, please contact University & Community Housing Services at 805-893-4371 or email your questions to



To inquire about gender inclusive housing options available for students that identify as trans* or non-binary, please contact Mario Muñoz, University & Community Housing Services, at