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Residential Villages

CSULB’s University Housing has three residential villages: Beachside Village, Hillside Village and Parkside Village. Each college provides a safe and comfortable living environment in which students can socialize, study, and reach their potential as a 49er.

All residential villages provide a unique community atmosphere and are coeducational. Resident's room are double occupancy, with the exception of a limited number of singles rooms at Hillside Village and triple rooms in Beachside Village. Each college also offers the opportunity to be part of a living-learning community or live in theme housing.

Beachside Village

Beachside is located approximately one mile from Campus, this facility houses over 700 residents in the Atlantic and Pacific Buildings. 

Parkside Village

Parkside is located at the northwestern part of the university campus and is adjacent to a municipal park. Parkside Village provides housing with nine suite style buildings, each housing an average of 115 students and our newest building (Parkside North) which houses 472 residents. 

Hillside Village

Hillside is located at the southwestern part of the university and is the closest of the colleges to the central university. Hillside provides traditional or suite style living within nine buildings, each housing a range of 45 - 200 students. These halls offer residents single and double occupancy rooms.

Features and Amenities Parkside Hillside Beachside
Buildings 9 Halls - Suite Style + Parkside North 7 Halls - Suite Style + 2 Traditional 2 Halls Suite/Traditional Hybrid
Room Type Single + Double + Suite Double Occupancy Single + Double Occupancy Double + Triple Occupancy
Class Level First Year Student + All academic classes All academic classes all academic classes + transfers
Themed Housing Yes Yes No
Dining Hall Yes Yes Yes
Shared Kitchens Limited
(Parkside North Only)
(Alamitos and Cerritos Only)
Service Center Yes Yes Yes
Laundry Yes Yes Yes
Common Room Yes Yes Yes
Study Lounge Yes Yes Yes
Computer Lab No No Yes
Swimming Pool No No Yes
Cable TV Yes Yes Yes
Internet Yes Yes Yes
Air Conditioning Limited
(Parkside North only)
(Alamitos and Cerritos Only)
Residential Curriculum Yes Yes Yes