Summer Housing Rates

Rates are per person. The full summer contract is 12 weeks long.

We generally have summer housing available and we offer contracts for the full summer (Summer 2020 Dates: May 24 to August 15), the first half of summer (May 24 - July 4) and the second half of summer (July 5 to August 15).  Rent is prorated for members signing contracts after the start of the contract period depending on the date we start holding a spot for you.  Please contact the office at housing@bsc.coop or 510-848-1936 if you have questions.

Our Room & Board houses are: Castro (our Person of Color Theme House), DavisHillegass Parker, HoytKingman, Lothlorien (Vegetarian Food), and Wolf.

Our Room only houses are Afro (our African American Theme House), Casa Zimbabwe, Cloyne (our Academic / Substance Free Theme House)ConventEuclid, Ridge, Sherman, Stebbins, and Oscar Wilde House (our LGBTQIA Theme House).

Kidd Hall will be closed for seismic renovations.

For Cloyne you must be a full time UC Berkeley Student, or taking 5 or more units at UC Berkeley during the summer. For Convent and Hillegass Parker you must be a graduate student or 25 years old or older.

For those who have full summer contracts, the second payment date is June 10th, 2020. (First payment date is due when you sign your contract.)
Our Houses
The 17 Houses Per 6 Week Session Total for Summer
Room Only Houses $1000 $2000
Room & Board Houses $1344 $2688
Hillegass Parker Standard Single - Room and Board - Grad and Re-entry Students Only $1344 $2688
Hillegass Parker Deluxe Single - Room and Board - Grad and Re-entry Students Only $1413 $2826


Garbage is paid by the BSC. The BSC pays for gas, electricity and water up to but not in excess of the established budgets. Member may pay budget overages and/or all other utilities.

Our Apartments
Rochdale Village Per 6 Week session Total for Summer
Studio $1256 $2512
2-bedroom $1094 $2188
3-bedroom $944 $1888
4-bedroom $844 $1688


Garbage is paid by the BSC. The BSC pays for gas, electricity and water up to but not in excess of the established budgets. Member pays budget overages and/or all other utilities.

Fenwick Weavers Village Per 6 Week Session Total for Summer
1-bedroom $1584 $3168
1-bedroom (shared) $951 $1902
2-bedroom $1217 $2434
3-bedroom $1102 $2204
4-bedroom $1013 $2026


Garbage is paid by the BSC. The BSC pays for gas, public area electricity and water up to but not in excess of the established budgets. Member pays for electricity used in their apartment. Member may pay budget overages and/or all other utilities.

Northside Apartments Per 6 Week Session Total for Summer
Studio $1262 $2524
1-bedroom $1675 $3350
1-bedroom (shared) $1006 $2012


New members are not eligible to live in the Northside Co-op Apartments in the Fall and Spring semesters.

Garbage is paid by the BSC. The BSC pays for gas and water up to but not in excess of the established budgets. Member pays for electricity used in their apartment.  Member may pay budget overages and/or all other utilities.

Board Only
Board Only per 6 week session Total for Summer
Full Board $344 $688
5-Night Board $165 $330


We do not send bills and you are responsible for making sure your payment has been received by our office by the due date. If you need a payment arrangement, contact the bookkeepers before the payment due date. See the Payment Policies for more information.