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3800 San Pablo Avenue, Emeryville 

Coming Soon!

UC Berkeley is proud to announce the expected Fall 2021 opening of the Intersection Apartments — an exciting new independent-living option for single graduate students and postdoctoral researchers. Located in Emeryville, three miles from the UC Berkeley campus, about a 15-minute drive or 30 minute bus ride on AC Transit bus line Transbay F. Please note this location will not be able to accommodate families; for family housing, please consider University Village.

Emeryville is a dynamic and diverse city home to many shopping centers and local businesses. Intersection is a short walk away from Safeway, Pak n' Save and Target, and only a short shuttle ride or drive to the Bay Street mall. There are several restaurants close by serving a variety of cuisines, including Vietnamese, mediterranean, Japanese, vegan, and American food. You are also five minutes away from Pixar Animation Studios main office!

The apartments include a variety of configurations:

  • Studio
  • Junior One-Bedroom
  • One Bedroom, One Bath
  • Two Bedroom,  One Bath
  • Two Bedroom,  Two Bath  
  • Four Bedroom, Three Bath 

Applications will be accepted via the housing portal on a rolling basis once the building is completed. Watch this website for updates.
*2021-22 Housing Rates are to be determined. 

The Intersection Apartments

  • Fully furnished: desk, chair, bed, dresser, sofa, end table, kitchen table and chairs, as well as window coverings
  • Full kitchen with microwave and dishwasher
  • Living/dining area in the apartment
  • In-unit laundry washer and dryer
  • Some units have an apartment balcony
  • Hard flooring and carpet
  • Oversized windows

Note: Some parking is available for an additional fee. Wi-Fi is not provided or included.

Getting Around

The AC Transit Transbay F Bus Line picks up a couple blocks from the Intersection Apartments (on the corner of 40th St and Adeline), and will carry you Eastbound to UC Berkeley or Westbound to San Francisco. 

The MacArthur BART (Bay Area Regional Transit) train station is a 15-minute walk from the Intersection Apartments, and can transport you anywhere in the Bay.

Emeryville also provides a free shuttle, the Emery Go-Round, that connects the MacArthur BART station with Emeryville places of interest and may shorten your commute.  

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