CSULB American Language Institute

    Off-Campus Apartments

    Looking for an Apartment?

    There are many apartments in the area in a range of prices. Monthly rent depends on the size of the apartment, the number of people sharing it, furnished/unfurnished, length of lease (rental agreement), and cost of utilities. 
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    Average Long Beach Prices (unfurnished):  
    Studio​ $650-$1,050/month​
    1-Bedroom​ $1,000-1,300/month​
    2-Bedroom​ $1,200-$1600/month​

    Archstone Apartments 

    Before your arrival, American Language Institute can secure a reservation for students at the Archstone Long Beach Marina Apartments, a nearby off-campus community that provides fully furnished apartment homes with all utilities included.  No Social Security number is required and students are responsible for finding their own roommates. All you need to bring are your personal belongings, everything else is provided! The property is 4km from the CSULB campus and is accessible by free public transportationCome home to Archstone!

    Seal Beach Oakwood Apartments 

    How to Apply for Archstone Apartments

    1. Submit the Housing Request Form with your American Language Institute application.
    2. The ALI will contact you when your housing application has been processed and send you the official reservation form and collect credit card information
    3. The ALI will make your reservation and send you the apartment confirmation information for move-in.


    • (Rates are based on a 30 day stay minimum)
    2013  Monthly Occupancy
     Studio  $2,180 up to 2 people
     1-Bedroom  $2,640 up to 3 people
     2-Bedroom  $3,380 up to 5 people


    Kitchen comes fully equipped with a full sized refrigerator, stove, oven, microwave. All of the cookware, dishware, and utensils are provided as well. 


    • 3 miles/4 km from campus
    • Orange County bus to CSULB campus
    • 333 1st Street, Seal Beach, CA 90704


    Special Features:

    • Furnished apartment (kitchen fully equipped)
    • Flexible move-in and move-out dates
    • Fitness center and steam room
    • Resort style swimming pool and spa on site
    • Sand Volleyball Courts & Tennis Courts
    • Linens and towels provided
    • 24 hour business center
    • Movie theatre room on-site
    • Complimentary Sunday brunch
    • Parking is included
    • On-site laundry and dry cleaning
    • Utilities included: electricity, gas, water, trash, cable TV, and wireless internet access

    Seal Beach Oakwood Apartment Lobby