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Campus View Student Housing

Live Where You Learn

New, beautiful apartments are available at Highline College. The 2- and 4-bedroom units are fully furnished and available only to students attending Highline, CWU-Des Moines and Kaplan.

Find Affordable Rates

Priced per student per quarter; or save costs by signing your agreement for the academic year. Your rate includes all utilities: water, sewer, garbage, electricity, and Wi-Fi.

Enjoy Views, Convenience and More

Unit Amenities:

  • Private Bedroom furnished with twin extra-long bed, closet, desk, and desk chair
  • Full Kitchen with stove, microwave, refrigerator, and dishwasher
  • Common area furniture includes sofa, chair, coffee table, and counter top stools

Building Amenities:

  • Roof top lounge overlooking water and mountains
  • Lounge areas
  • Coin and Credit Operated Laundry
  • Wifi and IPTV included

More questions or want to take a tour?

Call 206.592.3612 or email us at to schedule your tour today.

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Resident Portal

Campus View Residents should register for this portal to enter maintenance requests, view bills, etc.

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Payment Portal

Current or Prospective Residents can use this portal to make payments toward their Student Housing Account.

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Fall 2020 Frequently Asked Questions

On July 6, 2020, Highline College announced that most courses will be held predominantly online. Any Housing Agreement signed after July 6, 2020 will be fully binding and students will be financially responsible for Fall Quarter housing even if they choose not to move-in.

If Washington State re-issues a stay-at-home order, Campus View will continue to remain open for residents as we did during the Spring 2020 quarter. As Highline College has already announced online courses for the Fall quarter, there is no expected disruption to classes if a stay-at-home order is re-issued. Because this information is being made available ahead of time, students should make their decisions carefully as there are no plans to issue any refunds at this time.
  • All payment dates are listed in the Housing Agreement and are typically due the first day the agreement takes effect.
  • Campus View also offers two payment plan options.
    • Financial Aid Payment Plan: This plan is based on the student’s receipt of federal financial aid funds. The plan defers all payments until the student receives their refund from their financial aid dispersement (typically 3-5 weeks after the start of the quarter). The full housing fee is due once the student receives their refund
    • 50/50 Payment Plan: This plan splits the quarterly housing fee into two equal payments. The first payment is due on the date of agreement goes into effect and the second and final payment is typically due on the first business day of the 2nd full month of the quarter.
Per recommendations from County health officials, Campus View will be limiting all 4- bedroom apartments to a maximum of three residents. Unless otherwise requested, all apartments will start out with two residents and a third will be added if necessary based on demand. All 2-bedroom units will have two residents assigned.
Campus View continues to have its custodial company clean all common areas twice per week. In addition to this, the Maintenance staff is disinfecting all high touch areas (ex. Elevator buttons, lobby door handles, laundry room door handles, etc.) three times per day, Monday-Friday.
Per recommendations from County health officials, Campus View will be limiting all 4- bedroom apartments to a maximum of three residents. Unless otherwise requested, all apartments will start out with two residents and a third will be added if necessary based on demand. All 2-bedroom units will have two residents assigned.
  • As of 07/23/20, any student moving-in to Campus View traveling from anywhere in the continental United States (and not having traveled internationally within 20 days of their move-in date) will NOT be required to quarantine upon arrival.
  • Any student who has traveled internationally within 20 days of their move-in date WILL be required to quarantine for a minimum of 14 days.
Yes, we will still have live-on Resident Assistants and professional staff who will continue to support the comfort and well-being of all residents, and will be available to address any questions or concerns that may come up.
Yes, our staff will continue to host opportunities for residents to safely socialize and build community in Campus View. Due to restrictions, these programs may look a little differently; taking place virtually or in small groups where residents can practice social distancing.

In order to protect the health and safety of our community, we are currently following the recommended County health guidance to prohibit outside guests/visitors through the end of the Fall Quarter. We continually monitor County and State guidance as we are committed to keeping our residents and staff engaged and safe.
Campus View has a limited number of parking garage spaces available to residents beginning Fall 2020 on a quarterly basis. These spaces will be distributed via a lottery system. Residents who have signed an Academic Year agreement will be entered into a 2nd lottery for a limited number of academic year parking passes. For all other students, parking is available in the East Parking lot of campus, less than a 2min walk from the front door of Campus View.
All IN-PERSON housing tours are currently suspended. We have floors plans available on our website and we will have a video tour available shortly. We are offering Zoom tours by appointment. Please contact if you are interested in scheduling a Zoom tour.

General Frequently Asked Questions

Fall Quarter: September 25, 2020 (International Students: September 18, 2020), Winter Quarter: January 8, 2021 (International Students: January 3, 2021), Spring Quarter: April 2, 2021 (International Students: March 28, 2021)
At this time, we do not offer family housing.
Apartments come with basic furniture. In the living room, there is a couch with matching chair, coffee table, and an eating bar with chairs. Each bedroom has a twin extra-long bed with mattress, closet, dresser and desk with chair. Students need to provide their own dishes, drinking glasses, silverware, cooking utensils, pots and pans, and other kitchen items.
Rooms are rented by the quarter or the academic year. Each student is responsible for their own rent.
Rent is due when a student moves in, before the quarter starts and according to the terms of the contract for future rental terms.
The following fees are paid only one time:

  • Application fee (nonrefundable): $50
  • Administration Fee (nonrefundable): $200
Students looking to park their cars should register, pay, and follow all Highline College parking policies. Students should also notify public safety when registering their vehicle that they are a Campus View resident. Parking in the area around the building is at a resident’s own risk and they are subject to local laws.
Yes, each apartment is a single gender.
Pets are prohibited, except for fish in 10-gallon aquarium or smaller, or when a verified disability warrants the possession of a service or emotional support animal. For service or companion animals residents should please contact Access Services at 206-592-3857 for accommodations before service. A pet addendum must be completed for a service or companion animal prior to the animal being brought into Campus View Student Housing.
Students who are under the age of 18 are allowed to live at Campus View, provided they have a parent or guardian co-sign the lease agreement. No students under the age of 17 are permitted to live in Campus View.
No. All Highline College students — and those attending Kaplan and CWU-Des Moines, both located on Highline’s campus — can live at Campus View.
The Guarantor is a legal parent, guardian, or sponsor that authorizes Highline College, (or their designee), to use reasonable and necessary means to obtain payment from the parent, guardian, or sponsor in the event the resident’s financial obligations have not been fulfilled. Unless changed by the resident, the Guarantor will remain in place for the duration of residency, including the renewal process.
You do not need to know someone to live in Campus View. We match you with other students who are also looking for roommates. It is a great way to meet people and make new friends.
Your space in housing is only reserved after the office of Residential Life and Housing has received your application, including $50 fee, received the signed housing agreement and $200 move-in fee. Spaces are only guaranteed when the agreement has been signed by both the applicant and guarantor.
If Resident is applying financial aid and wishes to delay payment until financial aid funds become available, Resident must make arrangements with the Housing Office. If Resident’s pending financial aid is less than Highline College tuition/fees plus the balance due under the Residential Housing Agreement, the difference will be due per the standard payment.
While furniture and appliances are included, we recommend you bring the following items with you: shower curtain, liner, hooks, bath mat, towels & rags, toiletries, pots & pans, cooking utensils, plates, glasses & silverware, garbage can, small appliances (i.e. blender, etc.), television, and bed linens (twin extra-long).

Move In Checklist
Residents requesting early move-in should request this when they sign their housing agreement. Early move in is based on space and room availability and not guaranteed. Residents will be charged a weekly rate of $175.

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Campus View Cares

Video showing steps being taken to keep students healthy and the building sanitized.

Apartment Renderings

Renderings are intended only as a general reference. Features, materials, finishes, and layout of unit may be different than shown.

The 2-bedroom unit features 1.5 bathrooms, full kitchen and living room.

Campus View 2-bedroom unit layout

There are four, 4-bedroom unit configurations. Each features 2 bathrooms, full kitchen and living room.

Campus View 4-bedroom unit layout

Campus View 4-bedroom unit layout

Campus View 4-bedroom unit layout

Campus View 4-bedroom unit layout