Compare UCSF Rent to Other Schools

The prices quoted are for Graduate & Family Student housing options of the corresponding schools in Feb. 2020. Faculty programs are not included. Prices were found on the schools’ housing websites.
Lowest and highest prices are listed in each apartment category. Amenities vary.

Group 1: Top U.S institutions included in the annual ranking of world universities in clinical medicine and pharmacy by the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU).

Group 2: University of California campuses with medical centers.

Group 3: Nearby Bay Area institutions with graduate programs.

School
Single Room (in shared unit)
Studio/Jr. 1-bedroom
1-bedroom
2-bedroom
3-bedroom
School
UCSF
Single Room (in shared unit)
$991-1504
Studio/Jr. 1-bedroom
$1811-2071
1-bedroom
$2182-2768
2-bedroom
$2742-3035
3-bedroom
$3814
School
Harvard (Group 1)
Single Room (in shared unit)
$1206-1578
Studio/Jr. 1-bedroom
$1644-2496
1-bedroom
$1974-2838
2-bedroom
$2214-3846
3-bedroom
$2490-5364
School
Johns Hopkins (Group 1)
Single Room (in shared unit)
$850-1005
Studio/Jr. 1-bedroom
$1300
1-bedroom
$1310-1440
2-bedroom
N/A
3-bedroom
N/A
School
Univ. of Pennsylvania (Group 1)
Single Room (in shared unit)
$1120
Studio/Jr. 1-bedroom
N/A
1-bedroom
$1681-1793
2-bedroom
N/A
3-bedroom
N/A
School
Univ. of Washington (Group 1)
Single Room (in shared unit)
$1044-1312
Studio/Jr. 1-bedroom
$1347-1546
1-bedroom
$906-1785
2-bedroom
$1047-2122
3-bedroom
$1152-2333
School
UCLA (Group 2)
Single Room (in shared unit)
$880-1461
Studio/Jr. 1-bedroom
$1332-1733
1-bedroom
$1418-1484
2-bedroom
$1684-1770
3-bedroom
$1999
School
UCSD (Group 2)
Single Room (in shared unit)
$600-1040
Studio/Jr. 1-bedroom
$792-846
1-bedroom
$1074-1191
2-bedroom
$1200-2079
3-bedroom
$2469
School
UC Berkeley (Group 3)
Single Room (in shared unit)
$1170-1803
Studio/Jr. 1-bedroom
$1275-2245
1-bedroom
$1505
2-bedroom
$1795-2215
3-bedroom
$2045-2315
School
Stanford (Group 3)
Single Room (in shared unit)
$872-1791
Studio/Jr. 1-bedroom
$1626-2239
1-bedroom
$2053-2975
2-bedroom
$2336
3-bedroom
$2823
School
UC Hastings Law (Group 3)
Single Room (in shared unit)
N/A
Studio/Jr. 1-bedroom
$1550-2040
1-bedroom
$2005-2505
2-bedroom
$3445-4555
3-bedroom
N/A

Compiled by UCSF Housing in February 2020