Irvine Valley College does not offer dormitories or on-campus housing. However, students will find a wide variety of off-campus apartments located near the college. Additionally, there are companies that provide host family/homestay placement services in the local area. Please review the information below for more information regarding your housing options!
If you are interested in learning about the American culture and improving your language skills, then a homestay experience is for you. Please contact one of the homestay agencies listed below.
HomestayMatch is a website for students who would like to choose their own homestay. Students can browse through available homestays near the school, compare locations and prices and request a homestay they like. HomestayMatch personally meets every host family and offers support during the student's stay. Please contact:
Rex Housing and Management specializes in furnished apartments for students. We provide shared and private rooms in 2B2B & 3B2B fully furnished units near IVC Campus. Utilities are included in the rent. For more information, please contact:
Universal Student Housing (USH) has been connecting students with host families since 1998. Host families are carefully selected based on student's preferences and distance to school. Housing support is offered from the move-in to the move-out. Feel free to contact USH at:
Universal Student Housing
Phone: (310) 824-4908
Worldwide International Student Exchange (WISE) places international students with local families, giving students the opportunity to learn about American culture while developing lasting friendships. WISE families are carefully screened and look forward to sharing a cultural exchange with the students who stay with them. WISE can also act as the legal guardian for minor students living with one of their host families. For further information, please contact WISE at:
Information regarding apartments in the Irvine area can be obtained from the following organizations. Please contact them for specific information about location, costs and availability of apartments.
Heritage Point Apartments is located close to the IVC campus on the Jeffrey and Walnut. IVC Students may be eligible for discounts. For more information, please contact:
Heritage Point Luxury Apartment Homes
Irvine, CA 92604
Phone: (877) 899-4214
Kapi Residences focuses on international student housing. Kapi Residences provides fully furnished apartments that are within close distance from IVC. Placement includes up to 2 students per bedroom through shared housing; private room can be arranged. Utilities and monthly cleaning service are also included in the rental rates. Take a tour of the apartments by visiting: http://bit.ly/Parkwest2bed2bath For more information, please contact:
University Town Center (UTC) offers a choice of 7 communities in the Irvine area. Prices, accommodations, and amenities vary by location. For more information, please contact:
University Town Center
1100 Stanford Court
Irvine, CA 92612
Phone: (866) 414-7745
Town Center Apartments
Wimbledon Glen Apartmentsoffers studios, 1 and 2 bedroom apartments. The complex is located near South Coast Plaza/Metro Pointe area of Costa Mesa. Please contact
Furniture Rental for Unfurnished Apartments:
Most apartments in the US are not furnished. CORT provides furniture rental packages and housing information for students living off-campus. Please visit cort.com/studyusa for more information about available options and costs.
** NOTE: Irvine Valley College is not affiliated with any of the housing placement services that are posted on this website. We do not review or recommend specific service providers, but present them on this page for students to review and evaluate. Irvine Valley College does not take responsibility and is released from all liability for any problems that may arise from a housing placement. Students are encouraged to carefully review all placements prior to signing any agreements.