The California State University, Northridge Temporary Emergency Housing program provides emergency housing at no cost to eligible CSUN students. Temporary Emergency Housing specializes in aiding the CSUN homeless student population in acquiring resources such as housing, food pantry and information on other basic need resources. This program emphasizes on providing these emergency resources to students, to ensure that students have the best options available to maintain their scholastic career and welfare.
To apply for the Temporary Emergency Housing Program, you can either fill out the CSUN Temporary Housing Program Online Application or fill out the downloadable CSUN Temporary Emergency Housing Program Application.
FAQs for Temporary Emergency Housing
|Are there any spaces available for Temporary Emergency Housing?||Yes (2 bed spaces for females and 2 bed spaces for males)|
|How long can I stay in Temporary Emergency Housing?||Up to 20 days|
|Is there an employment program/work study program that Housing offers?||Employment opportunities are found on the Student Housing website or through the|
Career Center website
|Can you help me find employment?||No. But student can go to the Career Center|
website and use CareerLink to find a job on campus.
|How do I qualify for Emergency Housing?||Must be a CSUN student, be homeless, and must have exhausted all financial aid resources, including loans.|
|What is the wait or how long will I know when I will be able to move in?||This can take 2-7 business days.|
|How do I take out a loan?||Students can go to the Financial Aid Office to get information about acquiring a loan.|
|Do you know where I can stay the night?||We provide information on off-campus resources, such as shelters.|
|Do you know if my professors will understand if I can’t make class because of my current situation?||No.|
|Do you have anything to eat?||If the student qualifies for the TEH program. There is also a food pantry on campus the student can get food from.|
FAQs for the Housing Department in General
|Pricing?||Depends on when the student moves in. Our housing rates are located online|
|What kind of housing is available?||(There are three kinds of dorms that are available) – All three (Suites, Apartments with a kitchen and without a kitchen)|
|What are the requirements to living in the Student Housing?||Must be a matriculated CSUN student and have no previous housing outstanding balance or any judicial|
infractions with Student Housing.
|Deadline? (Payment)||Installments are due on the 1st of every month. There is no installment for the month of January.|
|Do they have to have a roommate?||Yes.|
|Do they have to have a meal plan?||Only if they are in an apartment without a kitchen or a suite.|
|Ask about dorm that are co-ed||Gender Inclusive Housing is for the LGBTQIA and its allies.|
|Can they have a pet?||No.|
|Are there any scholarships correlated with housing?|| |
|Do they need to leave during breaks?||Only the summer. Contracts are for the academic year.|