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Public Transportation

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Metropolitan Transit System (MTS) operates the San Diego Trolley Green Line at the San Diego State University (SDSU)Transit Center and Alvarado Medical Center trolley station. The SDSU Transit Center is located between College Avenue and Campanile Drive, and is used by most students and faculty. This trolley station offers connections to San Diego Metro. Transit System, which provides bus service throughout all of San Diego County. The College Area has been notorious for traffic congestion. While the development of the trolley system has helped, motor traffic is still frequently bad, so this underground system is very helpful for those living in this area.

Schools & Education

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The College Area is so named due to San Diego State University, the ten acre campus making up much of the area. SDSU was recently ranked #9 in Fortune Small Business’s ‘America’s Best Colleges for Entrepreneurs’, and is among the top 200 higher education institutions in the country regarding research being conducted. The university offers 180 types of bachelor’s degrees, 71 masters, and 16 varieties of doctoral degrees, the most of any California college. Below the college level, the College Area is home to Hardy Elementary School and two alternative K-8 schools, Language Academy and Tubman Village Charter. The area is served by San Diego Unified School District, and zoned out accordingly to one of 113 public elementary schools, 24 middle schools and 27 high schools, or one of many alternative, private, or charter schools.


We Have 1,458 College Area Apartment Listings

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thumbnail 1 - 2 Bed $1,168 - $2,050 5460 55Th Street, San Diego, CA August 27th
thumbnail 2 Bed $1,995 5117 67Th Street, San Diego, CA August 26th
thumbnail 3 Bed $2,400 7029 Saranac Street, San Diego, CA August 26th
thumbnail 2 Bed $1,350 5494 Reservoir Drive, San Diego, CA August 26th
thumbnail 3 Bed $2,100 6244 Pembroke Drive, San Diego, CA August 26th
thumbnail 4 Bed $2,200 7251 Mohawk Street, San Diego, CA August 26th
thumbnail 2 Bed $1,500 5540 Lindo Paseo, San Diego, CA August 26th
thumbnail 2 Bed Call 6456 El Cajon Boulevard, San Diego, CA August 26th
thumbnail 1 - 2 Bed $1,000 - Call 4881 Rolando Court, San Diego, CA August 25th
thumbnail 1 Bed $1,250 4501 Collwood Boulevard, San Diego, CA August 25th
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Apartment Complexes

Name Bedrooms Price Range
One - Four $1,350 - $3,500
Studio - Three $881 - $1,253
One - Three $1,125 - $1,595
One - Two $1,025 - $1,420
One - Two $975 - $1,360
One - Two $1,050 - $1,490
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