UCSB Pricing 2018-2019

Your Individual Housing Package at Tropicana Gardens Includes:

  • Shared Furnished Suite
  • On-site Meal Plan
  • Weekly Trop Events
  • Resort-Style Amenities

 UCSB PROMOTION: Sign by May 8, 2018 and

SAVE $1,000 on your housing contract

and get a FREE Meal Plan Upgrade!*

*Sign by May 8, 2018 and we'll take $1,000 off your final contract payment and upgrade your meal plan from 10 meals a week to 17 meals a week. This offer is only good for UCSB Student 2018-2019 Academic Year Contracts at Tropicana Gardens Residence Hall. Contract must be approved by May 31, 2018. 

Your Individual Housing Package at Tropicana Gardens Includes:

 

At Tropicana Gardens, you sign an individual contract for a bed space in a shared residence hall suite. The pricing is per person, so you are responsible for you and only you, not your roommates. Your all-inclusive payments include:

  • On-site Meal Plan (10 meals a week included in base cost of contract, with the option to upgrade to 14, 17, or unlimited meals per week)
  • Rent
  • All Utilities (electricity, water, gas, trash, basic cable, high-speed internet)
  • Light Housekeeping twice monthly

Your payment depends on the bedroom occupancy that you choose. We offer contracts for singles (“A” Bedroom for one person), doubles ( “A”, “B” , or "C" Bedroom shared by two people), triples ("B" or “C” Bedroom shared by 3 people), or quads (“C” Bedroom shared by 4 people). 

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2018 - 2019 UCSB Academic Year Prices

TROPICANA GARDENS
UCSB Contract Rate Information
2018-2019 Academic Year

September 23, 2018 - June 15, 2019

All Rates Are Per Person

Rates Below Subject to Change. Apply now to secure these rates.

  Payment Number  
  #1 #2 #3-#10  
Room Type Aug. 1, 2018 Sep. 1, 2018 Oct. 1, 2018
- May 1, 2019
Total Contract
Per Person
         
Quad in C Bedroom $1,000.00 $1,000.00 $1,406.25 $13,250.00
Small Triple in B $1,000.00 $1,000.00 $1,406.25 $13,250.00
Small Double in A $1,000.00 $1,000.00 $1,625.00 $15,000.00
Standard Triple in C Bedroom  $1,000.00 $1,000.00 $1,625.00 $15,000.00
Standard Double in B Bedroom $1,000.00 $1,000.00 $1,870.88 $16,967.00
Large Double in C Bedroom $1,000.00 $1,000.00 $1,987.50 $17,900.00
Single in A Bedroom $1,000.00 $1,000.00 $2,058.38 $18,467.00

 

All contracts include 10 meals a week in the Tropicana Café. All meal plans can be upgraded from 10 meals to 14, 17 or unlimited meals per week.

10 Meals (included) 14 Meals 17 Meals Unlimited Meals
Base Price Above +$123 / Quarter +$274 / Quarter +$424 / Quarter


Please note that if the total contract amount is received by September 1st, 2018, you will receive a 2% rebate.

One-Time Fees

Application & Processing Fee:

$125.00

Security Deposit:

$350.00**

Tropicana Student Organization:

$150.00***

Total One-Time Fees:
$625.00


**Security Deposit is refundable less $50 non-refundable Cleaning Fee. Please make separate payment payable to Tropicana Gardens.

***Tropicana Student Organization and Activity fee is not refundable. Please make separate payment payable to Tropicana Student Organization.

Click Here for more information on the Security Deposit and TSO Fee

Fall Quarter 2018 Only

Fall Quarter 2018 Only: September 23, 2018 - December 14, 2018

Rates are Per Person

  Payment Number
  #1 #2 #3  
Room Type Aug. 1, 2018 Sept. 1, 2018 Oct. 1, 2018 -
Nov. 1 2018
Total Contract
Per Person
         
Quad in C Bedroom $1,000.00 $604.50 $1,406.25 $4,417.00
Triple in B Bedroom  $1,000.00 $604.50 $1,406.25 $4,417.00
Small Double in A Bedroom  $1,000.00 $750.00 $1,625.00 $5,000.00
Triple in C Bedroom  $1,000.00 $750.00 $1,625.00 $5,000.00
Standard Double in B Bedroom  $1,000.00 $914.25 $1,870.88 $5,656.00
Large Double in C Bedroom $1,000.00 $992.00 $1,987.50 $5,967.00
Single in A Bedroom  $1,000.00 $1,039.25 $2,058.38 $6,156.00

All contracts include 10 meals a week in the Tropicana Café. All meal plans can be upgraded from 10 meals to 14, 17 or unlimited meals per week.

 

10 Meals (included) 14 Meals 17 Meals Unlimited Meals
Base Price Above +$123 / Quarter +$274 / Quarter +$424 / Quarter

 

  

One-Time Fees

Application & Processing Fee:

$125.00

Security Deposit:

$350.00**

Tropicana Student Organization:

$150.00***

Total One-Time Fees:
$625.00


**Security Deposit is refundable less $50 non-refundable Cleaning Fee. Please make separate payment payable to Tropicana Gardens. 

***Tropicana Student Organization and Activity fee is not refundable. Please make separate payment payable to Tropicana Student Organization.

Information about TSO and Security Deposit.

Questions? Call (805) 968-0351.

Winter Quarter 2019 Only

Winter Quarter 2018 Only: January 6, 2019 - March 22, 2019

Rates are Per Person

  Payment Number
  #1 #2 #3  
Room Type Dec. 1, 2018 Jan. 1, 2019 Feb. 1, 2019 -
Mar. 1, 2019
Total Contract
Per Person
         
Quad in C Bedroom $1,000.00 $604.50 $1,406.25 $4,417.00
Triple in B Bedroom  $1,000.00 $604.50 $1,406.25 $4,417.00
Small Double in A Bedroom  $1,000.00 $750.00 $1,625.00 $5,000.00
Triple in C Bedroom  $1,000.00 $750.00 $1,625.00 $5,000.00
Standard Double in B Bedroom  $1,000.00 $914.25 $1,870.88 $5,656.00
Large Double in C Bedroom $1,000.00 $992.00 $1,987.50 $5,967.00
Single in A Bedroom  $1,000.00 $1,039.25 $2,058.38 $6,156.00

All contracts include 10 meals a week in the Tropicana Café. All meal plans can be upgraded from 10 meals to 14, 17 or unlimited meals per week.

 

10 Meals (included) 14 Meals 17 Meals Unlimited Meals
Base Price Above +$123 / Quarter +$274 / Quarter +$424 / Quarter

 

  

One-Time Fees

Application & Processing Fee:

$125.00

Security Deposit:

$350.00*

Tropicana Student Organization:

$150.00**

Total One-Time Fees:
$625.00


**Security Deposit is refundable less $50 non-refundable Cleaning Fee. Please make separate payment payable to Tropicana Gardens. 

***Tropicana Student Organization and Activity fee is not refundable. Please make separate payment payable to Tropicana Student Organization.

Information about TSO and Security Deposit.

Questions? Call (805) 968-0351.

Spring Quarter 2019 Only

Spring Quarter 2018 Only: March 31, 2019 - June 15, 2019

Rates are Per Person

  Payment Number
  #1 #2 #3  
Room Type Mar. 1, 2019 April 1, 2019 May 1, 2019
Total Contract
Per Person
         
Quad in C Bedroom $1,000.00 $2,010.75 $1,406.25 $4,417.00
Triple in B Bedroom  $1,000.00 $2,010.75 $1,406.25 $4,417.00
Small Double in A Bedroom  $1,000.00 $2,375.00 $1,625.00 $5,000.00
Triple in C Bedroom  $1,000.00 $2,375.00 $1,625.00 $5,000.00
Standard Double in B Bedroom  $1,000.00 $2,785.00 $1,870.88 $5,656.00
Large Double in C Bedroom $1,000.00 $2,979.00 $1,987.50 $5,967.00
Single in A Bedroom  $1,000.00 $3,097.63 $2,058.38 $6,156.00

All contracts include 10 meals a week in the Tropicana Café. All meal plans can be upgraded from 10 meals to 14, 17 or unlimited meals per week.

  

10 Meals (included) 14 Meals 17 Meals Unlimited Meals
Base Price Above +$123 / Quarter +$274 / Quarter +$424 / Quarter

 

  

One-Time Fees

Application & Processing Fee:

$125.00

Security Deposit:

$350.00**

Tropicana Student Organization:

$150.00***

Total One-Time Fees:
$625.00

 

**Security Deposit is refundable less $50 non-refundable Cleaning Fee. Please make separate payment payable to Tropicana Gardens. 

***Tropicana Student Organization and Activity fee is not refundable. Please make separate payment payable to Tropicana Student Organization.

Information about TSO and Security Deposit.

Questions? Call (805) 968-0351.

Fall 2018 & Winter 2019 Quarters

Fall 2018 and Winter 2019 Quarters: September 23, 2018 - March 22, 2019

Rates are Per Person

 

  Payment Number
  #1 #2 #3-#5  
Room Type Aug. 1, 2018 Sept. 1, 2018 Oct. 1, 2018
- Feb. 1, 2019
Total Contract
Per Person
         
Quad in C Bedroom $1,000.00 $802.75 $1,406.25 $8,834.00
Triple in B Bedroom  $1,000.00 $802.75 $1,406.25 $8,834.00
Small Double in A Bedroom  $1,000.00 $875.00 $1,625.00 $10,000.00
Triple in C Bedroom  $1,000.00 $875.00 $1,625.00 $10,000.00
Standard Double in B Bedroom  $1,000.00 $957.63 $1,870.88 $11,312.00
Large Double in C Bedroom $1,000.00 $996.50 $1,987.50 $11,934.00
Single in A Bedroom  $1,000.00 $1,020.13 $2,058.38 $12,312.00


All contracts include 10 meals a week in the Tropicana Café. All meal plans can be upgraded from 10 meals to 14, 17 or unlimited meals per week.

  

10 Meals (included) 14 Meals 17 Meals Unlimited Meals
Base Price Above +$123 / Quarter +$274 / Quarter +$424 / Quarter

 

  

One-Time Fees

Application & Processing Fee:

$125.00

Security Deposit:

$350.00**

Tropicana Student Organization:

$150.00***

Total One-Time Fees:
$625.00

 

**Security Deposit is refundable less $50 non-refundable Cleaning Fee. Please make separate payment payable to Tropicana Gardens. 

***Tropicana Student Organization and Activity fee is not refundable. Please make separate payment payable to Tropicana Student Organization.

Information about TSO and Security Deposit.

Questions? Call (805) 968-0351.

Winter & Spring Quarters 2019

Winter & Spring Quarters 2018: January 6, 2019 - June 15, 2019

Rates are Per Person

  Payment Number
  #1 #2 #3-#6  
Room Type Dec. 1, 2018 Jan. 1, 2019 Feb. 1, 2019
- May 1, 2019
Total Contract
Per Person
         
Quad in C Bedroom $1,000.00 $2,209.00 $1,406.25 $8,834.00
Triple in B Bedroom $1,000.00 $2,209.00 $1,406.25 $8,834.00
Small Double in A Bedroom  $1,000.00 $2,500.00 $1,625.00 $10,000.00
Triple in C Bedroom  $1,000.00 $2,500.00 $1,625.00 $10,000.00
Standard Double in B Bedroom  $1,000.00 $2,828.50 $1,870.88 $11,312.00
Large Double in C Bedroom $1,000.00 $2,984.00 $1,987.50 $11,934.00
Single in A Bedroom  $1,000.00 $3,078.38 $2,058.38 $12,312.00

All contracts include 10 meals a week in the Tropicana Café. All meal plans can be upgraded from 10 meals to 14, 17 or unlimited meals per week.

  

10 Meals (included) 14 Meals 17 Meals Unlimited Meals
Base Price Above +$123 / Quarter +$274 / Quarter +$424 / Quarter

 

  

One-Time Fees

Application & Processing Fee:

$125.00

Security Deposit:

$350.00**

Tropicana Student Organization:

$150.00***

Total One-Time Fees:
$625.00

**Security Deposit is refundable less $50 non-refundable Cleaning Fee. Please make separate payment payable to Tropicana Gardens.

***Tropicana Student Organization and Activity fee is not refundable. Please make separate payment payable to Tropicana Student Organization.

Information about TSO and Security Deposit.

Questions? Call (805) 968-0351.

Parking 2018-2019

Parking Prices

Parking is not included in your contract, as many students choose to use alternative forms of transportation. The parking prices listed below are one time costs for the year, and are assigned spaces. All spots are assigned based on a first come, first served basis. 

Location Yearly Price
Tropicana Gardens Assigned Covered $2000
Tropicana Gardens Assigned $1500
Tropicana Del Norte Assigned Underground Space $1250
Tropicana Del Norte Assigned Space $850

These prices are subject to change. 

 

Parking Application 

2018 - 2019 UCSB Academic Year Prices

TROPICANA GARDENS
UCSB Contract Rate Information
2018-2019 Academic Year

September 23, 2018 - June 15, 2019

All Rates Are Per Person

Rates Below Subject to Change. Apply now to secure these rates.

  Payment Number  
  #1 #2 #3-#10  
Room Type Aug. 1, 2018 Sep. 1, 2018 Oct. 1, 2018
- May 1, 2019
Total Contract
Per Person
         
Quad in C Bedroom $1,000.00 $1,000.00 $1,406.25 $13,250.00
Small Triple in B $1,000.00 $1,000.00 $1,406.25 $13,250.00
Small Double in A $1,000.00 $1,000.00 $1,625.00 $15,000.00
Standard Triple in C Bedroom  $1,000.00 $1,000.00 $1,625.00 $15,000.00
Standard Double in B Bedroom $1,000.00 $1,000.00 $1,870.88 $16,967.00
Large Double in C Bedroom $1,000.00 $1,000.00 $1,987.50 $17,900.00
Single in A Bedroom $1,000.00 $1,000.00 $2,058.38 $18,467.00

 

All contracts include 10 meals a week in the Tropicana Café. All meal plans can be upgraded from 10 meals to 14, 17 or unlimited meals per week.

10 Meals (included) 14 Meals 17 Meals Unlimited Meals
Base Price Above +$123 / Quarter +$274 / Quarter +$424 / Quarter


Please note that if the total contract amount is received by September 1st, 2018, you will receive a 2% rebate.

One-Time Fees

Application & Processing Fee:

$125.00

Security Deposit:

$350.00**

Tropicana Student Organization:

$150.00***

Total One-Time Fees:
$625.00


**Security Deposit is refundable less $50 non-refundable Cleaning Fee. Please make separate payment payable to Tropicana Gardens.

***Tropicana Student Organization and Activity fee is not refundable. Please make separate payment payable to Tropicana Student Organization.

Click Here for more information on the Security Deposit and TSO Fee

Fall Quarter 2018 Only

Fall Quarter 2018 Only: September 23, 2018 - December 14, 2018

Rates are Per Person

  Payment Number
  #1 #2 #3  
Room Type Aug. 1, 2018 Sept. 1, 2018 Oct. 1, 2018 -
Nov. 1 2018
Total Contract
Per Person
         
Quad in C Bedroom $1,000.00 $604.50 $1,406.25 $4,417.00
Triple in B Bedroom  $1,000.00 $604.50 $1,406.25 $4,417.00
Small Double in A Bedroom  $1,000.00 $750.00 $1,625.00 $5,000.00
Triple in C Bedroom  $1,000.00 $750.00 $1,625.00 $5,000.00
Standard Double in B Bedroom  $1,000.00 $914.25 $1,870.88 $5,656.00
Large Double in C Bedroom $1,000.00 $992.00 $1,987.50 $5,967.00
Single in A Bedroom  $1,000.00 $1,039.25 $2,058.38 $6,156.00

All contracts include 10 meals a week in the Tropicana Café. All meal plans can be upgraded from 10 meals to 14, 17 or unlimited meals per week.

 

10 Meals (included) 14 Meals 17 Meals Unlimited Meals
Base Price Above +$123 / Quarter +$274 / Quarter +$424 / Quarter

 

  

One-Time Fees

Application & Processing Fee:

$125.00

Security Deposit:

$350.00**

Tropicana Student Organization:

$150.00***

Total One-Time Fees:
$625.00


**Security Deposit is refundable less $50 non-refundable Cleaning Fee. Please make separate payment payable to Tropicana Gardens. 

***Tropicana Student Organization and Activity fee is not refundable. Please make separate payment payable to Tropicana Student Organization.

Information about TSO and Security Deposit.

Questions? Call (805) 968-0351.

Winter Quarter 2019 Only

Winter Quarter 2018 Only: January 6, 2019 - March 22, 2019

Rates are Per Person

  Payment Number
  #1 #2 #3  
Room Type Dec. 1, 2018 Jan. 1, 2019 Feb. 1, 2019 -
Mar. 1, 2019
Total Contract
Per Person
         
Quad in C Bedroom $1,000.00 $604.50 $1,406.25 $4,417.00
Triple in B Bedroom  $1,000.00 $604.50 $1,406.25 $4,417.00
Small Double in A Bedroom  $1,000.00 $750.00 $1,625.00 $5,000.00
Triple in C Bedroom  $1,000.00 $750.00 $1,625.00 $5,000.00
Standard Double in B Bedroom  $1,000.00 $914.25 $1,870.88 $5,656.00
Large Double in C Bedroom $1,000.00 $992.00 $1,987.50 $5,967.00
Single in A Bedroom  $1,000.00 $1,039.25 $2,058.38 $6,156.00

All contracts include 10 meals a week in the Tropicana Café. All meal plans can be upgraded from 10 meals to 14, 17 or unlimited meals per week.

 

10 Meals (included) 14 Meals 17 Meals Unlimited Meals
Base Price Above +$123 / Quarter +$274 / Quarter +$424 / Quarter

 

  

One-Time Fees

Application & Processing Fee:

$125.00

Security Deposit:

$350.00*

Tropicana Student Organization:

$150.00**

Total One-Time Fees:
$625.00


**Security Deposit is refundable less $50 non-refundable Cleaning Fee. Please make separate payment payable to Tropicana Gardens. 

***Tropicana Student Organization and Activity fee is not refundable. Please make separate payment payable to Tropicana Student Organization.

Information about TSO and Security Deposit.

Questions? Call (805) 968-0351.

Spring Quarter 2019 Only

Spring Quarter 2018 Only: March 31, 2019 - June 15, 2019

Rates are Per Person

  Payment Number
  #1 #2 #3  
Room Type Mar. 1, 2019 April 1, 2019 May 1, 2019
Total Contract
Per Person
         
Quad in C Bedroom $1,000.00 $2,010.75 $1,406.25 $4,417.00
Triple in B Bedroom  $1,000.00 $2,010.75 $1,406.25 $4,417.00
Small Double in A Bedroom  $1,000.00 $2,375.00 $1,625.00 $5,000.00
Triple in C Bedroom  $1,000.00 $2,375.00 $1,625.00 $5,000.00
Standard Double in B Bedroom  $1,000.00 $2,785.00 $1,870.88 $5,656.00
Large Double in C Bedroom $1,000.00 $2,979.00 $1,987.50 $5,967.00
Single in A Bedroom  $1,000.00 $3,097.63 $2,058.38 $6,156.00

All contracts include 10 meals a week in the Tropicana Café. All meal plans can be upgraded from 10 meals to 14, 17 or unlimited meals per week.

  

10 Meals (included) 14 Meals 17 Meals Unlimited Meals
Base Price Above +$123 / Quarter +$274 / Quarter +$424 / Quarter

 

  

One-Time Fees

Application & Processing Fee:

$125.00

Security Deposit:

$350.00**

Tropicana Student Organization:

$150.00***

Total One-Time Fees:
$625.00

 

**Security Deposit is refundable less $50 non-refundable Cleaning Fee. Please make separate payment payable to Tropicana Gardens. 

***Tropicana Student Organization and Activity fee is not refundable. Please make separate payment payable to Tropicana Student Organization.

Information about TSO and Security Deposit.

Questions? Call (805) 968-0351.

Fall 2018 & Winter 2019 Quarters

Fall 2018 and Winter 2019 Quarters: September 23, 2018 - March 22, 2019

Rates are Per Person

 

  Payment Number
  #1 #2 #3-#5  
Room Type Aug. 1, 2018 Sept. 1, 2018 Oct. 1, 2018
- Feb. 1, 2019
Total Contract
Per Person
         
Quad in C Bedroom $1,000.00 $802.75 $1,406.25 $8,834.00
Triple in B Bedroom  $1,000.00 $802.75 $1,406.25 $8,834.00
Small Double in A Bedroom  $1,000.00 $875.00 $1,625.00 $10,000.00
Triple in C Bedroom  $1,000.00 $875.00 $1,625.00 $10,000.00
Standard Double in B Bedroom  $1,000.00 $957.63 $1,870.88 $11,312.00
Large Double in C Bedroom $1,000.00 $996.50 $1,987.50 $11,934.00
Single in A Bedroom  $1,000.00 $1,020.13 $2,058.38 $12,312.00


All contracts include 10 meals a week in the Tropicana Café. All meal plans can be upgraded from 10 meals to 14, 17 or unlimited meals per week.

  

10 Meals (included) 14 Meals 17 Meals Unlimited Meals
Base Price Above +$123 / Quarter +$274 / Quarter +$424 / Quarter

 

  

One-Time Fees

Application & Processing Fee:

$125.00

Security Deposit:

$350.00**

Tropicana Student Organization:

$150.00***

Total One-Time Fees:
$625.00

 

**Security Deposit is refundable less $50 non-refundable Cleaning Fee. Please make separate payment payable to Tropicana Gardens. 

***Tropicana Student Organization and Activity fee is not refundable. Please make separate payment payable to Tropicana Student Organization.

Information about TSO and Security Deposit.

Questions? Call (805) 968-0351.

Winter & Spring Quarters 2019

Winter & Spring Quarters 2018: January 6, 2019 - June 15, 2019

Rates are Per Person

  Payment Number
  #1 #2 #3-#6  
Room Type Dec. 1, 2018 Jan. 1, 2019 Feb. 1, 2019
- May 1, 2019
Total Contract
Per Person
         
Quad in C Bedroom $1,000.00 $2,209.00 $1,406.25 $8,834.00
Triple in B Bedroom $1,000.00 $2,209.00 $1,406.25 $8,834.00
Small Double in A Bedroom  $1,000.00 $2,500.00 $1,625.00 $10,000.00
Triple in C Bedroom  $1,000.00 $2,500.00 $1,625.00 $10,000.00
Standard Double in B Bedroom  $1,000.00 $2,828.50 $1,870.88 $11,312.00
Large Double in C Bedroom $1,000.00 $2,984.00 $1,987.50 $11,934.00
Single in A Bedroom  $1,000.00 $3,078.38 $2,058.38 $12,312.00

All contracts include 10 meals a week in the Tropicana Café. All meal plans can be upgraded from 10 meals to 14, 17 or unlimited meals per week.

  

10 Meals (included) 14 Meals 17 Meals Unlimited Meals
Base Price Above +$123 / Quarter +$274 / Quarter +$424 / Quarter

 

  

One-Time Fees

Application & Processing Fee:

$125.00

Security Deposit:

$350.00**

Tropicana Student Organization:

$150.00***

Total One-Time Fees:
$625.00

**Security Deposit is refundable less $50 non-refundable Cleaning Fee. Please make separate payment payable to Tropicana Gardens.

***Tropicana Student Organization and Activity fee is not refundable. Please make separate payment payable to Tropicana Student Organization.

Information about TSO and Security Deposit.

Questions? Call (805) 968-0351.

Parking 2018-2019

Parking Prices

Parking is not included in your contract, as many students choose to use alternative forms of transportation. The parking prices listed below are one time costs for the year, and are assigned spaces. All spots are assigned based on a first come, first served basis. 

Location Yearly Price
Tropicana Gardens Assigned Covered $2000
Tropicana Gardens Assigned $1500
Tropicana Del Norte Assigned Underground Space $1250
Tropicana Del Norte Assigned Space $850

These prices are subject to change. 

 

Parking Application 

Come for a Tour

Come by anytime between 10:00am and 5:30pm to tour the property and see if Tropicana Gardens is the right place for you!

PARKING: Visitor parking can be found in the back of Tropicana Gardens in spaces 56 and 57. Please park in the spaces marked Visitor and note the number of your parking space. We'll be happy to issue a parking pass while you visit our communities!