Stay informed about on-campus housing via the Housing web site and the UCI Housing Facebook page. Contact Housing with your questions at or by calling (949) 824-6811.

2016 Move In Information

Mesa Court Middle Earth Campus Village Arroyo Vista

Must-Watch: Paying For Housing

View some important reminders about Paying for Housing in this 2-minute video.

Thumbnail of Paying for Housing and link to video

2016-17 Guaranteed Housing Overview

Thanks to the parents who were able to attend the Housing session on Parents & Family Day! As promised, please find the presentation linked here.   

If you have questions about your son or daughter's housing, you can always contact us for assistance at or by calling (949) 824-6811.

Fall 2016 Parent Guides will be available mid-late August.

What to Bring

A NOTE ABOUT CONTRACTS: Your housing contract is a legally binding agreement. Prior to the contract’s start date, you may cancel for any reason and cancellation charges will apply. After the start date of the contract, any requests to terminate your contract are subject to approval from Student Housing. For more information, see the Contract Cancellation page

Mailing Addresses

Arroyo VistaCampus Village

(MAILBOX #) Arroyo Dr.
Irvine, CA 92617


(BLDG #) W. Peltason Dr.
Irvine, CA 92617


Mesa CourtMiddle Earth

(BLDG #) Mesa Rd.
(ROOM #)
Irvine, CA 92617

 For Mesa Court Towers:

4001 Mesa Rd.
Irvine, CA 92617

Middle Earth Housing
(BLDG #) E. Peltason Dr.
(ROOM #)
Irvine, CA 92617


Apply for Housing

Once your child has submitted their Statement of Intent to Register with Admissions, they can access the Housing Application for fall 2015. Look under the How to Apply tab above for information on the application process and Important Dates. Details about our housing communities can be found under the Housing Options tab. And we are available to answer your questions, which you can email to Or call us at (949) 824-6811.

Freshman Housing Application Deadline: May 1st (11:59 p.m.)

Transfer Housing Application Deadline: June 1st (11:59 p.m.)

Housing Contracts and Assignments

Freshmen who apply before the application deadline will receive housing contract offers in early June. Housing offers will continue throughout the summer as spaces become available. Transfer students who apply before the application deadline will receive housing contract offers beginning in late June and continuing through July. Housing Assignments will be emailed to students in early September.

Students may cancel their housing contract at any time up until move-in day by completing a Housing Cancellation Form. A cancellation fee will be applied.

Housing Photo Gallery on Facebook

See for yourself what it's like to live in our housing communities! Check out the Housing Photo Galleries on Facebook!

FERPA -Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)

The disclosure of information from student records is governed in large measure by the Federal Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 (FERPA), by the State of California Education Code, and by University policy and procedures implementing these laws which protect the student's right of privacy, provide safeguards for the confidentiality of student records, and permit students access to their own records. More information about FERPA can be found here

Stay Connected with UCI Parent Programs

UC Irvine offers a number of ways to help parents stay connected and be part of the UCI community. For information, visit the UCI Parents web site.