University Village

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1125 Jackson Street, Albany CA 94706 (includes West Village and East Village Apartments)

Family Student Housing, called University Village (composed of West Village and East Village Apartments), is the perfect opportunity for students to enjoy all the benefits of an organized, family community. This 58-acre complex -- with 974 one-, two-, and three-bedroom apartments, and two-bedroom townhouses -- is located 3.5 miles west of the campus. University Village has its own recreational and community center, a café, laundry rooms, and child care center. 

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East Village Apartments

East Village Apartments are spacious two- and three-bedroom units and townhouses with one or two bathrooms, kitchen, dining area, living area, and study alcove. Amenities include data lines for Internet access, basic cable, carpeting, window coverings, tiled kitchen counters, storage closet, a balcony or patio (patios are toddler-friendly with fencing and a gate), and a parking space. The community areas include laundry facilities, grassy courtyards with outdoor benches, and play areas for children.

West Village Apartments

West Village Apartments include one-, two-, and three-bedroom units. West Village units include the same utilities as East Village.

2016-2017 Rates

East Village Apartments
Apartment Monthly Rent Approximate Sq. Ft.
2 bed, 1 bath $1,768-1,854 987-1107
2 bed, 2 bath $1,930-2,011 987-1197
3 bed, 1 bath $2,011 1085
3 bed, 2 bath $2,100 1085-1103


West Village Apartments
Apartment Monthly Rent Approximate Sq. Ft.
1 bed, 1 bath * $1,364 635
2 bed, 1 bath $1,629 785-806
3 bed, 1.5 bath $1,854 1002

Rents include gas, electricity, water, garbage, recycling, one parking space, Internet, and basic cable. Rents are subject to an annual increase to cover operating costs. You must activate your own phone service account for University Village.
* Maximum occupancy limit for one bedroom is three people.

Child Care Program

Registered students are eligible to use the University’s child care program, called Early Childhood Education Program.

Learn more:

Family Student Housing FAQs

Student Parent Center

Child Study Center

UC Berkeley Parents Network

A Guide to Family Housing (PDF)