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Shared Furnished Housing Options

Solutions in LA

10940 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 600 

Los Angeles, CA 90024

Phone: 310-391-5030 


Solutions in LA offers placement in conveniently located furnished apartments nearby Santa Monica College within a 30 minute bus ride.  $695 per month based on a shared two bedroom (two students per twin bedroom), two bathroom furnished apartment.  Each bedroom has two beds, two desks and chairs, lots of closet space too!  The living room area has a comfortable couch, cable television, high-speed internet (computer not included) table and four chairs.  Kitchen comes equipped with a stove, microwave and refrigerator.  The $695 price includes gas , electricity, cable and fast internet for the apartment and free airport pickup. Apartments are close to bus stops with direct service to SMC as well as nearby shopping and amenities.  Security deposit is $350 and minimum 3 months contract is required.  Apply early!  For additional information please contact  Soutions in LA and identify yourself as an SMC new international student. - Click on the “Student Section”, then “Accommodations” and finally complete the “Contact  Form”.
433 Midvale
433 S. Midvale Ave. 
Los Angeles, CA  90024   
Phone: 310-824-1737
433 Midvale offers fully furnished 2, 3, and 4 bedroom student living apartment homes. The community is conveniently located in the Westwood area, and convenient bus service to SMC. The shared apartments offer a large living and dining areas, open garden-style courtyard, multiple bike racks, large private balconies and a laundry facility on each floor. Every student within a bedroom is also provided with high speed T1 internet access, telephone connection, study station featuring a built-in desk, overhead light, data portal for cable and private closets.  Monthly rent includes Ethernet, gas and trash.

Apartment & Homestay - Universal Student Housing (USH)
424 Kelton Avenue, #514
Los Angeles, CA 90024
Phone: 310-824-4908
Toll Free: 866-900-4874
Fax: 310-824-2412
Your family in the USA! Students share an apartment with one to five other students.  USH offers airport pick-up, telephone and answering machines in each apartment, free incoming fax service, tour packages, and weekly grocery shopping trips.  All rooms are fully furnished; the building offers controlled access, a pool, laundry facilities, and is located near a bus stop, within easy commuting distance of SMC.

University of California, Los Angeles Co-op
500 Landfair Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90024
Phone: 310-208-8242
Fax: 310-824-0112
Located two blocks from the UCLA campus and six miles from SMC, the Co-op offers an affordable housing alternative for students. The Co-op has been serving the UCLA community since 1936. It is an apolitical, non-profit student housing organization owned and operated by the students that live there. Check the web site for current room and board rates. All rooms are furnished and utilities are included. Nineteen meals are provided per week. Each member must contribute four hours of chores per week. The Co-op has single, double, and triple rooms, and allows residents to remain in them during UCLA academic breaks at no additional cost. Allocation of rooms is decided on a seniority basis and you are therefore unlikely to get a single room during your first year. The Co-op has study lounges, laundry facilities, a piano room, a ping pong table, a foosball table, a pool table, a computer room, and an exercise room.

F.I.S.H. Living
Phone: 310-804-6815
F.I.S.H Living is your home away from home!  We provide students with a safe, convenient and familiar "home" environment.  F.I.S.H. Living is off-campus student housing in a large private house located in a great neighborhood, about 2.5 miles to S.M.C..  It is easy to get to school using a Bicycle or taking the Santa Monica Blue Bus # 7 (10-15 minute ride) for FREE with your SMC student ID.  The house is also walking distance from Shopping, Restaurants, Entertainment and  Public Transportation.
F.I.S.H. Living is a private house that is very clean, quiet and specially organized to fit all the students needs.  The entire house is fully furnished, all you need is your clothes and computer.  Our gourmet kitchen has multi-cultural cooking appliances, pots, pans, dishes and storage for all of your food.   The Living Room has cable tv / dvd player, gaming tables and a radio.  The Dining Room has a large dining table so all the students can eat together.  Each bedroom is fully furnished with a desk, bed, closet and linens.  High Speed Wi-Fi Internet connection reaches all areas of the house including the backyard.

Students can choose between a bedroom with a private bathroom or a bedroom with a shared bathroom.  All Bedrooms are private and secured.  Rent includes all utilities, Wi-Fi internet and Cable TV and Weekly Cleaning Service. Space is limited.  A completed On-Line Application Form with Deposit is required to secure a room.  We offer pick up from the airport on the day of your arrival.Visit our website to hear what students have to say about F.I.S.H Living, watch the house Video Tour and contact us using the On-Line Application Form.

Residences at Westwood Village

535 Glenrock Avenue

Los Angeles, CA 90024

Tel: (424) 291-5860


Website: Coming Soon!

The Residences at Westwood Village offer newly renovated, spacious townhouse-type floor plans that accommodate up to 6 people, with three bedrooms (shared or single) and two full bathrooms. Located near the UCLA campus and within immediate walking distance to supermarkets, trendy coffee shops and restaurants, movie theaters, public transportation and the infamous Westwood neighborhood nightlife. More importantly, the location is a quick bus ride to Santa Monica, straight down Wilshire Boulevard on the Route 2 city bus. In addition, each apartment has a living room with fireplace and fully equipped kitchen furnished with granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances and custom cabinets. Fully furnished rooms, flat screen TVs, cable, high-speed wireless internet, and in-unit washers and dryers. Residents can also enjoy the onsite parking, along with the common outdoor grassy area and patio space with lounge seating and BBQ for socializing and enjoying the inviting Southern California weather. Units and/or beds can be rented on a weekly, monthly or long-term basis depending on your needs.​