2727 Haste Street is a charming early 1900s Victorian house three-plus blocks to UC Berkeley with clean and spacious shared rooms and a few private rooms. The house is on the south side of campus in the heart of dorms, fraternities, and sororities, and a short walking distance to restaurants, shops, BART, campus, and the library. Non-smokers only please. Rent includes utilities, water, garbage and wireless high-speed internet. For more information, contact Darlene at (650) 868-2291, Anna at (650) 274-4179, or email email@example.com
2425 Prospect and Hillside Durant at 2731 Durant (prices may differ slightly)
For a 10-week period (contact to set up exact dates), prices are as follows:
- Double: $8,550; Single: $11,000; Premium Single: $15,000
- Security deposit: $200
- Reservation fee: $2000 (goes toward rent)
Price includes a furnished room (with extra long twin bed, large desk, and closet), shared single-sex bathrooms, and 19 meals per week. All utilities and high-speed internet (with wireless access) are included. Amenities included are common areas with a big screen TV, computer lab, pool table, ping pong table, and outdoor courtyard. Common areas and bathrooms are professionally cleaned. Contact Heather or Kenny at 510-845-2606.
299 Piedmont Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94720-2320
Located on the University of California, Berkeley, campus at the corner of Piedmont Avenue and Bancroft Way, International House is walking distance from downtown Berkeley, BART, the university campus, the Berkeley Lab shuttle, and the Lab campus.
- Double $2,785 per person
- Single $3,465
- Bay View Single: $4,281
- Security deposit: $500 (refundable depending on condition of the room)
The front desk of International House can be reached at (510) 642-9490. Send housing inquiries to: firstname.lastname@example.org
International House is an independent, self-supporting, educational nonprofit organization affiliated with UC Berkeley. Rooms are completely furnished with a phone, beds, dressers, desks, desk lamps, and chairs. Restrooms and showers are shared off of the main hall. Floors are co-ed, but restrooms and showers are single sex. High-speed internet is available in all rooms (a one-time fee may apply.) Nineteen meals a week are included.
All applicants must fill out the online application form which is available at the I-House summer session website. If you choose to live at I-House, make sure to arrange for travel to and from Berkeley Lab according to the dates you will stay at I-House. Otherwise, you could be homeless for a night or two.
2490 Channing Way, Berkeley, CA 94704
Located at Telegraph and Channing, 2 blocks south of the UC campus, 2 blocks from LBL Bancroft Shuttle, walking distance to downtown Berkeley, BART, and bus lines.
For more information contact Tiffani:
Alternate phone: 415-994-1255
- Single $2,376 small
- Standard $2,676 (June 8-August 16, 2009)
- Double $1,616 small
- Standard $1,866
- Triple $1,466
- Security Deposit: $200 refundable
Telegraph Commons is a private 120-bed dormitory that offers affordable housing to UC students and visiting scholars. Rooms are furnished and common areas include a full kitchen on each floor, as well as TV and study lounges. There are DSL outlets in all rooms, and DSL is free to residents. There is no meal service, but all utilities (except for telephone) are included at no extra charge. Call or email Tiffani for 2009 summer rental application.