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Visiting International University Students (non-matriculated)


You can choose to live on or off-campus during your time at UCI. Each option offers different benefits, so select the one that works best for you.

On-Campus Housing

Experience all that UCI has to offer by living in on-campus dorms in the Arroyo Vista housing community. These are conveniently located within walking distance to the center of campus and classrooms.

  • Group-style housing/co-ed building with same gender bedrooms and bathrooms
  • Bed linens and towels NOT included
  • Air conditioning NOT included
  • Free wired internet in your bedroom
  • Cable TV and DVD player provided in common living room
  • Large common kitchen (cooking supplies NOT included)
  • Steps away from the Anteater Recreation Center, UCI's state-of-the-art athletic facility
  • Community Center with pool table, table tennis, foosball, large screen TV, outdoor basketball and volleyball courts, game equipment, and computer lab
  • 15-20 minute walk to campus classrooms
  • Live-in Resident Advisor
  • Live on campus with other international and matriculated UCI students
  • Cost varies by length of stay: $1,049 - $2,098
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Off-Campus Apartment Housing - Limited Space Available

Kapi Residences provides fully furnished apartments for the students of UCI Summer Session. Our student apartments are located in one of the biggest off-campus communities with a large population of friendly and welcoming UCI students.

  • Apartment housing shared by 4 students of the same gender
  • Located in a safe and convenient location
    • 2.5 km from UCI
    • Adjacent to UCI shuttle and public bus routes
    • Near grocery stores, shopping plazas, banks, bike trails, and parks
  • Fully-furnished two-bedroom, two-bath apartments with fully-equipped kitchens (view virtual tour)
  • Air conditioning included as well as all utilities (electricity, gas, water, etc.)
  • Free Wifi and Apple TV (Netflix, Hulu, Fox, and other streaming services)
  • Includes bedding set, towels, and monthly house cleaning
  • Swimming pools, hot tub, fitness center, basketball, tennis and badminton courts
  • Flexible arrival and departure dates – arrive before the program begins or stay after it ends
  • On-site resident advisors and field managers to support you during your stay
  • Orientation session to the neighborhood and apartment community
  • Social/cultural activities with the participation of students from different countries
  • Cost varies by length of stay: $1,200 – 3,150
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