Residential Community Overview

3 Neighborhoods | 8 Communities | A Variety of Options

San Francisco State’s residential communities are located in the quiet, southwestern corner one of the most exciting, culturally rich, and picturesque cities in America. Imagine, living just one mile from the Pacific Ocean and only a short distance from all that San Francisco has to offer.

Whether you prefer traditional residence hall, suite, or apartment-style housing, SF State has a variety of housing communities and room types. Whatever you’re looking for, we have a space that’s right for you.

Central Neighborhood

Central Housing Community

ABOUT

The Central Neighborhood has multiple housing options for 1st year students. This neighborhood is conveniently located directly on campus, providing students with close proximity to classes and other campus resources.

AVAILABLE COMMUNITIES

TRADITIONAL RESIDENCE HALLS | Mary Park Hall (MPH) & Mary Ward Hall (MWH)
FULL SUITES | Towers at Centennial Square (TCS)
PARTIAL SUITES | Towers JR Suites (TJS)
APARTMENTS | Village at Centennial Square (VCS)

WHAT'S NEARBY

City Eats & The Bricks, Mashouf Wellness Center, Lake Merced nearby

North Neighborhood

University Park North

ABOUT

The North Neighborhood provides housing for 2nd year+ students. The campus is easily accessible from the this neighborhood using a short walking path and there are plenty of shops, restaurants, and public transportation options only a few steps away.

AVAILABLE COMMUNITIES

APARTMENTS | University Park North (UPN)

WHAT'S NEARBY

Fast food dining options and shopping nearby

South Neighborhood

Students sitting in the Manzanita Square courtyard

ABOUT

The South Neighborhood provides housing options for 2nd year+ students. This neighborhood is located across the street from the main campus in Parkmerced, a vibrant neighborhood surrounded by nature, recreation, shopping, restaurants, and more.

AVAILABLE COMMUNITIES

APARTMENTS | Manzanita Square (MSQ)
APARTMENTS | University Park South (UPS)

WHAT'S NEARBY

Restaurants, grocery store and Muni nearby