Chapultepec is a traditional-style residence hall for first-year students. Traditional-style halls are co-ed (single-gender by room) with communal restrooms on each floor. Chapultepec has 290 units with triple-occupancy room types (and limited doubles). Room types are based on availability and cannot be guaranteed. This hall is located on the west side of campus near the Tony Gywnn Stadium.

Ancient Aztec Meaning

Chapultepec means "the hill of the grasshopper" and refers to a stately forest where the Aztecs arrived at the site of Tenochtitlan.


  • Fully Furnished
  • Twin XL Bed Size
  • Wi-Fi
  • TV Streaming
  • Microwave & Mini-Fridge
  • Air Conditioning
  • Meal Plan
  • Wēpa Printing
  • Utilities Included
  • 24/7 Front Desk
  • 24/7 Emergency Maintenance
  • Community Bathrooms
  • Community Kitchen & Living Area
  • On-site Laundry
  • Study Spaces
  • Recreational Facilities
  • Live-in Faculty & Staff 
Chapultepec Shared Courtyard
Chapultepec shares a courtyard area with Huāxyacac. Amenities include an Aztec Market, coffee shop, shuffleboard, basketball court and BBQs.

Virtual Tour

Explore Chapultepec in a 3D virtual tour. Virtual tours are for reference purposes only. Actual room setup and furniture may vary. 

Floor Plans

Chapultepec offers triple and double-occupancy room types. Floor plans are for reference purposes only. Actual room setup varies by unit.

Mail & Location

Visit Mail & Packages for the Chapultepec mailing address.
Campus Location: 5400 Remington Rd, San Diego, CA 92115
(Do not send mail or packages to this address.)


Residence Hall Coordinator:
Gabe McDaniel
Victor Ceballos-Delgado
Front Desk: 619-594-0917