Metepec is an apartment-style community for sophomore students. Metepec offers studio and 1-bedroom units with double and single-occupancy rooms. The license agreement period for Metepec is 9-months (academic year). This apartment is located on the west side of campus near the Tony Gwynn Stadium. Residents of Metepec are permitted to occupy their room during university break periods.

Ancient Aztec Meaning

Metepec means "hill of the maguey."


  • Furnished
  • Twin XL Bed Size
  • Wi-Fi
  • TV Streaming
  • Air Conditioning
  • Optional Meal Plan
  • Utilities Included
  • Housing Over the Break
  • Front Desk Operations
  • 24/7 Emergency Maintenance
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Full Kitchen
  • On-site Laundry
  • Swimming Pool
  • Reserved Parking
  • Live-in Faculty & Staff 
Metepec Students on Couch
Metepec is an apartment-style community with a kitchen, living area and private bathroom(s) in each unit.

Virtual Tour

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

Floor Plan

Metepec offers studio and 1 bedroom units with double and single-occupancy rooms (1-2 residents per unit). Single room types are limited. Floor plans are for reference purposes only. Actual room setup varies by unit.
Follow SDSU Housing

*Please be aware that College View Apartments, an off-campus residential community, is currently under construction near Metepec & Huaxyacac. The project is scheduled to reach completion in fall 2024. Students living in these buildings should expect there will be some level of noise and disruption during the construction period. Please visit Construction, Renovation and Improvement Projects for more information.


Mail & Location

Visit Mail & Packages for the Metepec mailing address.
Campus Location: 5430 55th St, San Diego, CA 92115
(Do not send mail or packages to this address.)

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Residence Hall Coordinator:
Jackie Martinez
Jaime Avila

Front Desk: