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San Joaquin Lodging Info

San Joaquin Villages - Apartments for Parents

The following information is for parents who have reserved lodging in the UCSB San Joaquin Villages Apartments.

Please note: You must make your reservation and payment for San Joaquin separately from the Orientation reservation. See San Joaquin reservations.

The San Joaquin Villages are located approximately 1 mile from the west entrance to campus. Parents arriving without a car should consider other overnight options.


Orientation Parking and Check-In

Check-in for Orientation is from 7:30-9:15am on Day 1 (Monday or Thursday) for freshman students and their parents who are attending Orientation.


Parking for Orientation is in Parking Structure 22. Parents who are staying in San Joaquin for one night can leave luggage in their car until after 4:00pm when San Joaquin room keys will be available.


See Parking for Freshman Orientation and Before You Arrive - Freshman Sessions for more details.


San Joaquin Parking and Room Keys

The Santa Catalina South Front Desk is the check-in location for San Joaquin. Please be sure to return your room key to the same location when you check out.

Parents staying in San Joaquin for one night: Room keys will be available after 4:00pm on Day 1 of Orientation (Monday or Thursday).

Parents staying in San Joaquin for two nights: Room keys will be available after 4:00pm on the day prior to the start of Orientation (Sunday or Wednesday).


Lot 60 is the designated parking lot for parents staying in the San Joaquin Villages. You will receive a complimentary parking permit for Lot 60 when you pick up your San Joaquin room key.

Location maps for Parking Lot 60, Santa Catalina key pickup, and San Joaquin Villages Apartments are available from the pre-arrival information link in your confirmation email from UCSB Conference & Hospitality Services. Please follow all information and procedures for San Joaquin as outlined on their website and in your confirmation email.