Student housing is offered to both local and international students who are studying in the San Francisco and San Francisco Bay areas. International students who do not have a credit history in the United States are required to provide an I-20 form or student identification issued by their school.
Students have the option to choose between a private room or a shared room that is shared with one other student. To apply for housing, students must fill out an application and submit it. A security deposit is also required, and the amount depends on the type of room chosen.
Long-term Residents (Non-students)
Long-term accommodation is available for individuals holding a J-1 or H-1 visa. Only private rooms are offered to long-term interns. To secure a room, a security deposit equivalent to one month’s rent is required.
FAQ for Long-term stay and Student Housing
No, not in dormitory rooms, only service dogs are allowed in private rooms.
Yes, all of our units are furnished with one bed per person, a TV, a mini-fridge, a microwave, a dresser, and one desk and chair per person.
Anyone under 18 is not permitted without being accompanied by a guardian. Anyone under 18 is not permitted without being accompanied by a guardian.
Yes, we provide weekly housekeeping service.
Yes, we provide free Wi-Fi, computer access, hair dryers, and irons.
Yes, we provide free breakfast from 7 am to 10 am every morning. Breakfast includes waffles, cereal, oatmeal, milk, tea and coffee.
To make a reservation, you may contact us by phone, email, or in person at our hostel. You must pay a security deposit by either cash or credit card.
Yes, it is refundable by credit card only within 7 to 10 business days after check-out if there has been no damage to the room.
Yes, a community kitchen is located on the first floor and we provide general kitchen amenities.
There is no limit to the length of stay for long-term accommodation. However, the minimum duration for a long-term stay is 30 days or one month.
We provide linen sets, towels, mini-fridge, microwave, and TV.
For long-term stays, only a single room is available and we allow no more than 2 adults in any one unit. Students will have two options a shared room and a single room. Please note that terms and conditions can be amended so for more details, please check with the front desk.
We offer a bicycle storage area for a fee that varies based on the size of the bike. Please inquire at the front desk for detailed pricing information.
Alternatively, you may choose to store your bike in your room, but not in any other area of the hostel. If you are staying in a shared room, you must first obtain permission from your roommate.
Anyone with a form of J-1, H-1 international students can apply for long-term residence.
Qualification and Acceptance Policy for long-term residence for US residents excluding international students.
This is the Qualification and Acceptance Policy for long-term residence for U.S. residents, excluding international students. We are an equal opportunity housing provider and allow no more than two adults in each unit.
All prospective tenants must be at least 18 years old and must complete a rental application and pay a nonrefundable screening fee of $30. Our screening process includes verifying information on the application, contacting previous and present rental owners for rental history, checking with employers, checking with financial institutions, and obtaining credit reports.
We accept the first application that meets our minimum requirements. An applicant meets our minimum requirements if they earn a gross monthly income that is equal to or greater than twice the monthly rent, have twelve months of verifiable income, are able to pay the required rent plus a key deposit of $25.00, present a valid picture ID, and have a favorable credit history.