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Applicant Information

If you are not a US Citizen or Resident, please check the box below.

Permanent Home Address

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E-mail Address
If you are a Cal State San Marcos student, please provide your email address.
Choose the email address you prefer to receive information:

School Information


Guarantor Information

A guarantor, usually a parent or guardian, is a person over the age of 25, residing in the US, who agrees to be financially responsible if you are ever unable to fulfill the financial obligations of your housing license. If you are unable to provide a guarantor, a deposit in lieu of guarantor in the amount of $1,200 will be required.
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The guarantor email address and cell phone must be different than the resident's email address and cell phone.

Emergency Contact Information


Missing Person Contact Information

This person will only be contacted in the event that you are reported to the university as a missing person.

Housing Preference

The following information will be used in assigning a space. All of the preferences and comments provided below will be considered; however, room assignment is solely based on availability at the sole discretion of Housing. Our new housing floor plans will provide single and double occupancy rooms. Double occupancy rooms will only accommodate one resident at this time and has the potential for an additional roommate to be added if it becomes safe to do so in the future.

If possible, I would like to be assigned to the following apartment at The QUAD:

Room Type Preference at The QUAD
1st Choice:   
2nd Choice: 
Additional Comments

Please provide any additional information or comments for consideration in regards to the housing selection.

Special Considerations

Specialized Housing Options

Please choose your Specialized Housing Communities preference. If you are not interested, please choose "None". RLC assignment is not guaranteed and is based on interest and availability.

Please note, if you select a Specialized Housing Community your floor plan ranking above will be discarded and you will be placed in the floor plans available for this community.

Community Description
Substance Free Living Students that choose to live in the Substance Free Living Community make the commitment to not use alcohol or drugs.
Gender Inclusive This community meets the needs of all of our residents, inclusive of all genders, gender identities and gender expressions by striving to provide a safe, inclusive, comfortable and supportive living environment.
LGBTQA This housing option creates opportunities for support, identity exploration, and community building for the LGBTQA community and those allies interested in supporting this community.
None I am not interested in any of the above specialized housing options.

Terms and Conditions

Applicant represents all of the above information is true, complete and authorizes the verification of same by reasonable means.  Any misrepresentation or omission may be cause for the rejection of this application and/or termination of this license agreement.  Applicant further authorizes free exchange of information between California State University San Marcos, CSUSM Corporation, and COCM, including but not limited to the applicant's student status, academic records, judicial records, and financial records to be used to determine whether this applicant shall be approved or disapproved.

Applicant understands the administrative fee of $300 (per resident) is non-refundable and non-transferable. This fee is used to process the application of both primary and guarantor, as well as other administrative needs such as roommate matching software and preparation of move-in.

I give permission to release my contact information and roommate matching preferences to prospective roommates.
I understand that the $300 administrative fee must be paid at the time of application.
I, the Undersigned Applicant have read and agree to all terms and conditions set forth in the application. I understand this application is part of my license agreement.
I understand that spaces are limited and my first choice may not be available.
I understand my space is not reserved until the license agreement has been countersigned by a Housing Office professional staff member.


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