Frequently asked questions
How do I apply for housing?
What if I make a mistake on my application?
The application asks for my UCI ID number. What if I don't know it?
If you do not yet know your UCI ID number, please leave that section blank.
Can I submit an application for a future program?
How do I pay the Housing Placement fee?
You have two options:
You can pay online if you use the online application.
You can contact our offce, and we will send you a Payment Authorization form.
How is the refund policy?
Up to 60 days before lease start date
Between 59 and 30 days before the lease start date
What kind of rooms are available?
We have two room options from which you may choose:
Shared Room (two students per bedroom)
Private Room with Private Bath
How much is student housing?
rexIRVINE student housing is priced per term and is based on the program the student is enrolled in.
What if I arrive after the check-in date?
If you suspect that you will arrive after your scheduled check-in date, please contact us and give us your late arrival information. Arrangements will be made for a late check-in.
Can I stay longer?
Can I come early?
Yes. If you contact our office, and if your apartment is available early, then you can pay the applicable daily rate for each additional day.
Can I stay during term breaks?
If you have signed a lease for two consecutive terms, then you can stay in your apartment during the term break for no additional charge.
Are the apartments close to campus?
Yes! Both of the apartment communites are with 4 km of the UCI campus.
Are the apartments gender specific?
Yes. All of the roommate assignments and apartment assignments are arranged by gender.
How many people are in each apartment?
The maximum occupancy of each apartment is four. Typical occupancy is between two and four. The number of students in each apartment is determined by the occupancy type each student has selected.
Do I need to find my own roommate in order to share a room?
Can I share a room with my friend?
All of the rexIRVINE apartments come with the following: