Tenochca 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. Tenochca has 184 units with triple and double-occupancy room types. This hall is located on the east side of campus near The Garden Restaurant.

Ancient Aztec Meaning

Tenochca is synonymous with the Aztec people. Tenoch was a leader of the Aztec Empire and led the people into the valley where Mexico City is now located.


  • Fully Furnished
  • Twin XL Bed Size
  • Wi-Fi
  • Philo 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
  • Observation Deck
  • Recreational Facilities 
  • Live-in Faculty & Staff
tenochca pool
Tenochca shares an outdoor recreation area with Zura, Maya & Olmeca. Amenities include a pool, basketball court, volleyball court, putting green and BBQs.

Virtual Tour

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Floor Plans

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

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Campus Location: 6126 Montezuma Rd, San Diego, CA 92115


Residence Hall Coordinator:
Angela Drury
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