Student Housing

A friendly community spirit and an environment that fosters a constant exchange of ideas distinguish the residence experience at Berkeley College.

White Plains: Cottage Place and Sussex House

In White Plains, residence facilities are available in Cottage Place and Sussex House.

Cottage Place is a modern six-story building adjacent to the White Plains campus— a short walk from classes, the library, the student center, and all sorts of campus activities. The facility features studio apartments with kitchenettes, along with two- and three-bedroom apartments with full kitchens and living rooms. Bright, cheerful, and attractively furnished, each apartment is air-conditioned and wired for voice, data, and cable television.

Sussex House is a one-floor modern and spacious student residence located on the first floor of 99 Church Street. It is comprised of studio and two-bedroom apartments. All studio apartments, designed for three to four students, have a full kitchen and one bathroom. The two-bedroom apartments, designed to comfortably fit up to six people, have full kitchens, living rooms, and two bathrooms. Sussex House is also air-conditioned and wired for voice, cable, and wireless data. On the lower level of Sussex House, there is a residence hall lounge that has flat screen televisions, comfortable furniture, game tables, and vending machines.

Other amenities include 24-hour security in both Sussex House and Cottage Place, electronic key access, a recreational lounge, vending machines, and laundry facilities. Both facilities are also in walking distance of commuter trains and bus lines.

Choose accommodations that fit your needs!
Efficiency studios, two-bedroom, and three-bedroom apartments are available.

  • Bright, cheerful, and attractively furnished units.
  • Air-conditioning, cable, and internet access are available to all apartments.
  • 24/7 security and laundry facilities.
  • Professional Residential Life staff and student Resident Assistants live on-site to support students.
  • Conveniently located within walking distance from many shops and restaurants in downtown White Plains.

To apply for housing at the White Plains campus, download the White Plains Residence Reservation.

New York City

Numerous non-Berkeley affiliated, off campus housing options may be available in Manhattan and nearby boroughs. Rates vary according to location and accommodations. Additional information is available at the Admissions Department.

International Student Homestay Program

Berkeley College has partnered with the American Homestay Network to offer international students an opportunity to start their education with a stay in an American home. AHN has hosts throughout the region, convenient to Berkeley's campuses. Homestay will help you get acclimated to American life and get oriented with the New York metropolitan area. We encourage you to consider homestay as a place to start your Berkeley experience. Visit the international student homestay page for more information.