Summer Housing Options

Updated: June 10, 2024

2024 Session Dates and Fees 

Cal Poly is here to support the summer housing needs of incoming first-year and transfer students who are enrolled in a listed summer program. Continuing students may sign up for summer housing regardless of enrollment in summer units.

Quarter Plus

Aug. 20-Sept. 17 $1,215

Campus housing is offered in yakʔitʸutʸu to incoming first-year students participating in the Quarter Plus Program. Rooms are triple or quintuple occupancy. Students with the next academic year housing will move out and into their fall room assignment early, on Wednesday, Sept. 11.

Visit the Quarter Plus web page.

Summer Institute

Aug. 4-30 $1,128

Students are housed on campus in yakʔitʸutʸu. Rooms are triple occupancy.  

Visit the Summer Institute web page.

Summer Quarter Housing

Continuing Cal Poly students enjoy the convenience of summer housing in a designated building in one of our campus apartments. Apartments are fully furnished and include a kitchen. The summer housing application opens Tuesday, May 14.


Full Session June 23-Sept. 7 $4,617
8-Week Session June 23-Aug. 22 $3,645
First 5-Week Session June 23-July 27 $2,066
Second 5-Week Session July 28-Aug. 31 $2,066
Open Housing Option -
21-night consecutive stay required

Anytime between

June 23 - Sept. 7

$60.75 per day,

21 consecutive night minimum

Occupancy rates are for a single bedroom in a shared apartment unless otherwise noted. Actual rates may vary, subject to assigned room type and the number of nights requested. Additional dates may be added for an additional fee, based on availability. All fees and dates are proposed and subject to Executive Order & Board of Trustees Approval.

Bridge Housing

Students who have campus housing contracts for the spring quarter and summer quarter (starting June 23) qualify for spring to summer bridge housing. Those with campus housing contracts for the summer quarter (ending Sept. 7) and fall quarter, qualify for summer to fall bridge housing.


Spring to Summer Bridge June 16-23 (moving June 18) $399
Summer to Fall Bridge Sept. 7-17 (new students, moving Sept. 9) $610
Summer to Fall Bridge Sept. 7-20 (continuing students, moving Sept. 9) $793
Quarter-Plus Bridge Moving Sept. 11 included in program cost

Students in bridge housing must be available to move on the date specified above.

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