UCSF On-Campus Housing
By clicking on this link, you can go to UCSF’s On-campus housing page which will detail the types of residences available, size, location, rates, eligibility criteria and how to apply.
This page also includes Accessible housing needs for people with disabilities.
To help with finding rooms for rent in an apartment or a house, use this link:
Rooms that are available are posted by tenants or owners with photographs, description of the house along with rates. There is an application tool from within the site to apply.
Additional Housing Finder Apps:
Trulia Rentals – San Francisco: http://www.trulia.com/for_rent/San_Francisco,CA/
HotPads - San Francisco: https://hotpads.com/san-francisco-ca/apartments-for-rent
Resources for search with UCSF roommates is here:
Places4students : This link gives access to search for sublets, rooms for rent with UCSF people, a forum for landlords and advertisers to post about available housing options.
Pad Mapper: www.padmapper.com
By clicking on this link, you can search San Francisco’s available rentals based on location /neighborhoods, price, number of rooms, sublets.
By clicking on this link, you can have a customized search of all of San Francisco’s neighborhoods and will list the homes currently available under Affordable housing
In addition all these units can be searched using various Filters like (lo-Hi) and various parameters of importance like commuting distances, school districts, crime rates
All units are generally vetted by Zillow Trulia rentals for their authenticity.
Craig's List - San Francisco: www.craigslist.com
Apartment List: http://www.apartmentlist.com/ca/san-francisco
Rental Listings near Bart Stations: - www.trulia.com/for_rent/San_Francisco,CA/bart_transit/map_v
Details on the Mayor's Office of Housing (MOH) Below Market Rate (BMR) program
By clicking on the link above, you will be taken to the "Inclusionary Housing BMR Rental Program Overview" which lays out how to apply for a BMR rental and an overview on everything you need to know, like the eligibility and the lottery system.
Search available BMR Rental Units on the new housing portal by going here: https://housing.sfgov.org/
Sign-up for the San Francisco Housing Alert list-serve here: http://sfmohcd.org/housing-email-alert-subscription
Information on rental scams and how to identify a potential one is here: https://www.consumer.ftc.gov/articles/0079-rental-listing-scams
San Francisco's Neighborhoods & Transportation
Want to get to know the city better? You can learn more about San Francisco's neighborhoods using this guide.
To assist you with your off-campus transportation, here is a public transportation map. Click here.
You may also use UCSF's free shuttle network to travel between various UCSF locations. Click here.