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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.

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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 1,323 College Area Apartment Listings

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thumbnail 3 Bed $680 5665 Lindo Paseo, San Diego, CA April 26th
thumbnail 2 Bed $1,450 4521 55Th Street, San Diego, CA April 25th
thumbnail 2 Bed $1,495 4845-A Collwood Boulevard, San Diego, CA April 25th
thumbnail 0 Bed $100 4828 Art Street, San Diego, CA April 25th
thumbnail 3 Bed $2,400 5264 Manhasset Drive, San Diego, CA April 25th
thumbnail 1 Bed $1,150 4570 54Th Street, San Diego, CA April 25th
thumbnail 1 - 4 Bed $1,750 - $3,996 5525 Hardy Avenue, San Diego, CA April 25th
thumbnail 3 Bed $3,800 5657 Mary Lane Drive, San Diego, CA April 25th
thumbnail 1 - 2 Bed $1,055 - $1,485 6560 Montezuma Road, San Diego, CA April 25th
thumbnail 1 - 2 Bed $995 - $1,375 6595 Montezuma Road, San Diego, CA April 25th
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Name Bedrooms Price Range
One - Two $1,130 - $1,550
One - Three $1,245 - $2,595
One - Two $1,045 - $1,445
Three $2,270
Three $2,195
Studio - Two $995 - $1,450
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