Welcome to Beach City, the best off-campus student community footsteps away from SBCC & the beach!

"It's more than an apartment complex, it's a community."



Apply to join our community so you can:

  • Thrive in a studious & hard working environment

  • Create lifelong friendships with like-minded individuals

  • Get the very best college experience while attending Santa Barbara City College

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Arrive with your suitcase. We'll take care of the rest.

Our apartments come fully furnished with all utilities included
 (that means that your water bill, electric bill, trash bill, wifi, cable, & more is all on us!)


Stylish Luxury Apartments

Our stylish luxury apartments come fully furnished with all utilities included. Each unit comes fully equipped with brand new modern furniture: a flat-screen television with surround sound, new leather couches, a coffee table, a modern dining room with chairs and tables, new extra long beds with drawers, and so much more!

A Community of Achievers


When you live at Beach City, you are surrounded by go-getters. An innovative student community who are passionate about learning, living and prospering. Student from all over the world come to live at our property. We are confident that by joining our community, you are setting yourself up for future success and opportunity.

Prime Location for All

Nestled between SBCC's East and West campus, you are only a short walk to class and 150 steps from the beach! With perks such as community bikes and a zip car ride share program, we make it easy to navigate to nearby down town Santa Barbara and beyond. We have yet to find a student community that rivals us in location and experience. Come see for yourself.


“By far the best living experience I have ever had. If you want to live in a community that allows you to grow in all aspects of your life, meet life-long friends, be surrounded by people that are on the same mission as you, AND be just steps away from the beach, then this is hands-down the place that you want to be at. Not only is this the best student community in Santa Barbara, it is the best place to live period.”