Student Housing

Big dreamers welcome

Across the road from California State University San Marcos, North City is a five minute walk from the heart of the campus. 

Our city is home to 1,200 students in apartment-style communities. We’re also proud to have the CSUSM Extended Learning Building in North City, including the CSUSM Innovation Hub and STEM Success Centers. 

The Quad

Apartment-style rooms overlooking a green courtyard at its center, with pools, bbq areas and communal spaces. 

Conveniently located across the road from CSUSM campus, The Quad is a building that nurtures learning and connection.


North Commons

Apartment-style accommodations with communal courtyards help foster a close-knit community of students. 

Linked to the university with a pedestrian bridge, North Commons is effortlessly and safely connected to the campus.


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