Best Student Housing in San Diego

Our by-the-bed student apartments in San Diego provide the perfect setting for you to focus on your studies. We have everything you could desire in student housing at SDSU. From large apartment-style units to fully equipped kitchens, you’ll feel right at home. Our fitness center, social amenities, and spacious patios make Iconic on Alvarado a unique place for students to live their college years at San Diego State University in style.

We’ll make you feel right at home. Every Iconic on Alvarado apartment is fully furnished with your comfort in mind, so you can relax and enjoy the finer things in life

Key features:

  • Spacious open-concept layout
  • Fully equipped kitchenette
  • Semi-enclosed bedroom area
  • Best Price at SDSU area

Studio Apartments

  • Apartments are 399 sqft

A studio apartment at Iconic on Alvarado has everything you need to feel right at home with 399 square feet of open concept living.

Designed with you in mind, there’s more than enough room to relax and recharge in a space that’s all your own. You also have the convenience of a fully equipped kitchenette with storage, modern furniture, and a full-size in-unit washer and dryer. Your wish list is fulfilled!

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Key features:

  • Fully furnished
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Private bedroom & bathroom
  • Electronic entry
  • Walk-in closets

2 Bedroom Apartments

  • Apartments range from 835 sqft to 1,131 sqft

Our two-bedroom apartments are designed with your comfort as our top priority. Just a stone’s throw from the SDSU campus, our two-bedroom student apartments are perfect for couples or roommates who want a premium living experience, close to all the action.

Relax and reenergize in the spacious, light-filled living room furnished with modern, contemporary furniture, and a statement kitchen equipped with GE Energy Star appliances appliances.

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Key features

  • Fully furnished
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Private bedroom & bathroom
  • Electronic entry
  • Walk-in closets
  • Lowest rate at SDSU!

4 Bedroom Apartments

  • Apartments are 1,369 sqft

Open plan living doesn’t get any better than this! When you want to socialize, hang out, and kick back there’s a stylish, furnished entertaining space with a couch, coffee table, and lounge area. Everyone gets to enjoy a fully-equipped modern kitchen with bar stools and a kitchen island.

Each bedroom in our four-bedroom student apartments comes with a full-size bed, nightstand, dresser, desk, and desk chair, plus a full-size bathroom with a rainfall shower. The bedrooms provide the perfect private escape.

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apartment features

Low-Key Luxury.
Elevated and Accessible.

Community. Privacy. Study vibes. Celebrations. Life at Iconic on Alvarado supports all of your moods and modes so you’ll never miss out on the student living experience.

Fully Furnished Apartments

Located just a few minutes from SDSU’s main campus, in the heart of San Diego, Iconic on Alvarado is your new happy place. Our fully furnished homes range from studio to four-bedroom apartments. So whether you love to come home to quiet or crave the bustle of a full house, we’ve got you.

Fully Equipped Kitchen

Do you eat to live or live to eat? Either way, you’ll gravitate to our kitchens. Whether you indulge in takeout or bake to relax, our kitchens, with modern GE Energy Star appliances and quartz countertops, will fuel your active days.

Washer and Dryer in Each Unit

Between workout gear and multiple outfit changes, does laundry tend to pile up? Check that chore off your list any time of day or night with our convenient, quiet, eco-friendly, energy-efficient washers and dryers that are located within each unit.

Free High Speed Wi-Fi Internet

We know how important it is to be connected. That’s why we keep you well-equipped with high-speed, reliable Wi-Fi fast enough to support multiple streaming video and video game devices at all times.

42” Flat Screen TV in Living Room

Bring a Roku or Amazon Firestick to play all your favorite shows and movies on our in-unit Flat Screen TVs.


Experience San Diego Like Never Before

  • 2 Resort Style Pools
  • 24/7 Computer Lounge
  • Brand New Game Room
  • Event Kitchen
  • Hang out Lounge
  • Luxer One 24/7 Package Room
  • Reservable Study Rooms
  • State-of-the-Art Fitness Center
  • ON MTS Green Line Trolley
  • Free Coffee
  • Free Electric Vehicle Charging
  • Outdoor Grilling Kitchens