Zapotec is an apartment-style community for sophomore and upper-division students. Zapotec offers 1-3 bedroom units with double-occupancy rooms. The license agreement period for Zapotec is 9 months (academic year). This apartment is located on the west side of campus near the Tony Gwynn Stadium. Residents of Zapotec are permitted to occupy their room during university break periods.

Ancient Aztec Meaning

Zapotec is a member of an indigenous people living in and around Oaxaca in southern Mexico.


  • Furnished
  • Full & Twin XL Bed Sizes
  • Wi-Fi
  • Philo TV Streaming
  • Air Conditioning
  • Optional Meal Plan
  • Utilities Included
  • Housing Over the Break
  • Front Desk Operations
  • 24/7 Emergency Maintenance
  • 1-2 Bathrooms
  • Full Kitchen
  • On-site Laundry
  • Swimming Pool
  • Reserved Parking
  • Live-in Faculty & Staff 
Zapotec Students on Couch
Zapotec is an apartment-style community with a kitchen, living area and private bathroom(s) in each unit.

Virtual Tour

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Floor Plan

Zapotec offers 1-3 bedroom units with double-occupancy rooms (2-6 residents per unit). 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: 5450 55th St, San Diego, CA 92115



Residence Hall Coordinator:
Anwar Cruter
Front Desk: 619-594-1243