The Lifestyle You Deserve

Iconic on Alvarado was created for SDSU students who want the best possible living experience

Our prime location offers a relaxing refuge, an easy commute to campus, and the conveniences of a vibrant local community

Your Launchpad to Explore San Diego

Iconic on Alvarado provides a unique blend of discovery and connection. With San Diego State University and its global academic outlook just steps away, you’re also positioned perfectly to enjoy a vibrant walkable community and the beauty of nature within a bike ride or short drive.

San Diego State University

Our apartments are located minutes from San Diego State University’s main campus with a trolley station within walking distance! Talk about easy living.


Got visitors? Show them a time to remember, from brunch to dinner. Within a short walk of Iconic on Alvarado, you’ve got access to San Diego’s best dining and nightlife options.

Coffee shops

Live that laid-back but always stimulating college life. Treat yourself to a daily or weekly ritual at one of the neighborhood’s many cozy cafes.


Places to Love

Here are some of our favorite local spots, from small shops to chic new restaurants. Go explore – and let us know yours!

Epic Wings N' Things

Counter-serve local chain that offers boneless & bone-in Buffalo wing combo meals.


Made from stuff that’s been around forever®️.

Poki One N Half

Poki (or Poke), a Hawaiian delicacy, is a delicious salad bowl served with fresh seafood and a variety of ingredients.

Jack in the Box

Burgers, chicken, tacos & breakfast items fill out the menu at this fast-food chain.

Which Wich Superior Sandwiches

Modern, casual chain known for design-your-own sandwiches & varied bread options.


SDSU Off-Campus Student Apartment Living That’s Connected

Curious about local life? From wellness offerings to a thriving social scene, we’ve got you covered, day and night. Our always-evolving neighborhood is ready to serve you.

Whether you’re making a dash to class at San Diego State University’s Main Campus or catching a football Aztecs game at the SDCCU Stadium, everything you need to experience SDSU lies just a few steps away. Learn more about Iconic on Alvarado’s neighbors with our detailed map below.