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Tarastec apartments offer apartment-style living for returning and transfer SDSU students.

You'll receive many of the benefits of residence hall living at Tarastec, such as live-in staff, wireless internet connection and cable services at no additional cost. The complex has a laundry room facilty on-site and a swimming pool.

Each fully furnished 2- or 3-bedroom apartment is rented by the space. The complex is coed; individual apartments are same-gender. Every apartment includes a living room, dining area, bathroom and a full-size kitchen. Residents need to bring their own kitchen items such as pots, pans, utensils and dishes. Tarastec residents are not required to have a meal plan.

Tarastec is located on the west side of campus.

Building Breakdown:

Bedroom styles: Double occupancy rooms within a full apartment

Dimensions: Double rooms: 10 ft. x 9 ft.

Bed sizes: Extra-long twin beds

Parking/Permit requirements: Parking 11 or Parking 12 with SDSU permit or Tarastec-specific parking permit through Aztec Shops


  • Furnished: each resident is provided a bed, desk, chair, dresser and closet
  • Membership to Aztec Recreation Center and Aquaplex
  • Wireless internet and cable television service
  • Front desk operations
  • Full-size refrigerator and microwave in each apartment 
  • Hall Street Journal (weekly residence hall e-newsletter)
  • Laundry facility
Images of the Tarastec apartments