Guest Housing

California State University, Northridge offers several hotel-style guest housing suites at a daily rate.  The guest suites offer a wide range of amenities, including the convenience of being in walking distance of classrooms, laboratories, administrative offices and other campus facilities.

Guests utilizing these suites must be affiliated with the educational mission of the university, such as:

  • Visiting professors
  • College administrators from other campuses conducting business at CSUN
  • Parents of students who reside in CSUN residence halls
  • Participants in university programs and workshops

Suite Features

Guests will enjoy a combination of contemporary style and a relaxed approach to hospitality. Each suite is one bedroom and one bath. It also includes the following features.

  • A 26-inch flat-screen living room TV and a 19-inch flat-screen bedroom TV that includes free Direct TV.
  • Two full-sized beds and a sleeper sofa
  • Alarm clock, iron and ironing board
  • Kitchen with refrigerator, stove, microwave, coffee maker, toaster and cooking items (e.g., pots, pans, dishes and utensils)

Please note, Internet and landline phones are not available. Only the ground floor suite is Americans with Disabilities Act-accessible with the same amenities as the standard rooms. Let Student Housing know if you need special accommodations.

Cleaning service and linen exchange is provided for guests staying longer than seven days. There is a $25 fee for additional cleaning or linen exchange requests.

Suite Rates

Standard rate for the first night

  • Single or double occupancy: $98                                                        
  • Triple: $117
  • Quad: $140

Standard rate for consecutive nights

  • Single or double occupancy: $73
  • Triple: $92
  • Quad: $115



All guest housing reservations requests are submitted by emailing Carrie Dingler at . In your email, include dates and any details that may be required to verify availability. If the dates requested are open, a credit card authorization form will be emailed to you. Please email this form back. The completed form guarantees your reservation and you should receive a letter of confirmation. Since space is limited, early reservations are recommended. Reservations are made in the order in which they are received. Please note that due to limited space and demand, reservations cannot be confirmed any earlier than eight weeks prior to the arrival date.

Holiday blackout dates

Guest housing suites are closed during winter break and spring break and cannot be rented then. Check the university calendar for those dates.

Check in and Check out

Check-in requirements

An email does not constitute a commitment of guest housing. Only a completed credit card authorization and a letter of confirmation will guarantee a guest housing reservation and must be presented at the time of check-in.

Check-in and check-out

Check in at the Conference Services office (building 9), located next to the Student Housing mailroom during the following hours: Monday through Friday 1:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. The Conference Services office is closed on all major holidays. Check-out time is 10:30 a.m. A late check-out needs to be prearranged prior to your last day or you will be charged for an additional night.


Parking permits are required in all university parking lots. Permits can be purchased from a service attendant in Parking Lot G4 or from a vending machine in G9. Both lots are accessible from Zelzah Avenue. For more information on where these parking structures are located, visit the CSUN Maps page.


Guest Housing - Living Room   Guest Housing - Bed Room

Guest Housing - Kitchen  Guest Housing - Grounds


If you have an inquiry about guest eligibility, reservation procedures and frequent guest rates, please contact Carrie Dinger at carrie.dingler@csun.edu or (818) 677-4986.