Top 5 Reasons to Live on Campus

1The Ultimate Value

All utilities plus laundry are included in room rates.  Financial aid can be used to pay for housing. 


Both properties make it easy to quickly get to class!

3 Get Connected

Live close to your professors, tutors, advisors, university services, and campus event venues.


Safety is a priority.  The University Police Department is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

5Outperform your peers

Studies consistently show that reisdent students are more likely to graduate on time and with higher GPAs.

We have two Islander Housing Communities to meet your needs.  Both communities are available to any enrolled Islander.  New students can apply for housing as soon as they have been accepted to the university.

Call 361-825-HOME (4663) to speak with either community.  

You can find also find us at Facebook or on Twitter @IslanderHousing.

Island Campus

Camden Miramar logo on green background

Students will enjoy traditional college living in either residence hall or apartment floor plans at Camden Miramar.

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Aerial view of Camden Miramar

Momentum Campus

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Apartment and townhome living for an off-campus experience with the on-campus support at Momentum Village.

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Street-level view of Momentum Village

Campus Dining

View of the Campus Dining Hall


  • Indoor/outdoor seating
  • A variety of dining options including "All-You-Care-To-Eat" and a Grab-N-Go area
  • Vegetarian options
  • Extended Hours
  • Multiple meal plan options to choose from

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Various images of on-campus housing amenities