FAQ

How do I apply to live at University Village?

Please visit UC Berkeley Housing 

Are pets allowed?

No pets, except for fish in tanks under 20 gallons, small animals in tanks under 10 gallons, and caged birds, are permitted in the Village unless approved by the University as an assistive animal (service animals and emotional support animals). For more information on assistive animals, see Pets and Assistive Animals

Are appliances allowed?

All University apartments were not built to accommodate washers, dryers, dishwashers, disposals, extra freezers, refrigerators or air conditioners. Installing any of these appliances is a violation of your rental agreement and you may be subject to administrative fines plus structural damage costs to the apartment.

Is smoking allowed?

UC Berkeley became a tobacco-free campus on January 1, 2014. The Policy in Brief states: “Consistent with its emphasis on health and environmental protection, the University of California, Berkeley is tobacco-free, meaning the use of tobacco, smokeless tobacco, or unregulated nicotine products (i.e. “e-cigarettes”) is strictly prohibited in both indoor and outdoor spaces owned or leased by UC Berkeley.

Where do I park?

Due to limited parking space, each apartment is assigned ONE designated, reserved parking space. For more information about parking and guest parking, refer to Vehicles and Parking

Can I sublet my apartment?

Subleasing is prohibited unless approved by Cal Housing for summer months only (June to August). Contact apts@berkeley.edu,  or call 510.642.4109

I’m moving in. What do I need to know?

Refer to Moving In

I’m moving out. What do I need to know?

Refer to Moving Out

Where are the Study Centers?

Study room is located in Bldg. 160, Apt 105 in West Village. East and West Village apartment door keys will open the study room. Study rooms are available 24/7 for use unless maintenance and custodial work is required in the space. Wireless internet and study tables are available for use.

What facilities are available to rent for residents?

Refer to Room Reservations

How can I be added to receive Weekly Listserv Announcement?

Email villageprograms@berkeley.edu to subscribe

How do I apply for a garden plot?

Visit University Village Community Garden

What do I need to know about bed bugs?

Refer to Bed Bug Advisory

What do I do during Lock Outs?

Refer to Lock Outs

How do I report maintenance issue?

Refer to Maintenence

Does University Village provide furnished apartments?

Refer to CORT Furniture