SBCC Pricing 2020-2021

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Your Individual Housing Package at Tropicana Del Norte Includes:

At Tropicana Del Norte, you sign an individual contract for a bed space in a shared residence hall suite. The pricing is per person, so you are responsible for you and only you, not your roommates. Your all-inclusive payments include:

  • On-site Meal Plan (10 meals a week included in base cost of contract, with the option to adjust to 7, 14, 17 or 19 meals per week)
  • Rent
  • All Utilities (electricity, water, gas, trash, high-speed internet)
  • Light Housekeeping twice monthly

Your payment depends on the bedroom occupancy that you choose. We offer contracts for a  limited number of singles (“A” Bedroom for one person) and doubles ( “A” or “B” or "C" Bedroom shared by two people).  

2020/21 SBCC Academic Year Prices
SPRING 2021ONLY - Limited Space
PARKING PRICES 2020/21

Spring 2021 Only

TROPICANA GARDENS

Santa Barbara City College Contract Rate Information
Spring 2020 Only, 2019-2020 Academic Year - Rating 1

January 10, 2021 - May 8, 2021

All Rates Are Per Person

Rates Below Subject to Change. Apply now to secure these rates.

One-Time Fees

Room Type

Room Type Total Contract Per Person
Small Double in A $9,891.00
Payment Number #1 Dec. 1, 2020 $1,000.00
Payment Number #2 Jan. 1, 2021 $3,647.00
Payment Number #3-#5 Feb. 1, 2020 - April 1, 2020 $1,748.00
Large Double in B $11,393.00
Payment Number #1 Dec. 1, 2020 $1,000.00
Payment Number #2 Jan. 1, 2021 $4,210.00
Payment Number #3-#5 Feb. 1, 2020 - April 1, 2020 $2,061.00
Large Double in C $13,193.00
Payment Number #1 Dec. 1, 2020 $1,000.00
Payment Number #2 Jan. 1, 2021 $4,885.00
Payment Number #3-#5 Feb. 1, 2020 - April 1, 2020 $2,436.00

All contracts include 10 meals a week in the Tropicana Café. All meal plans can be adjusted from 10 meals to 7, 14, 17 or 19 meals per week.

7 Meals
-$150.00
Semester

10 Meals
(included)
Base Price 

14 Meals
+$300.00
Semester

17 Meals
+$550.00
Semester

19 Meals
+$700.00
Semester

Please note that if the total contract amount is received by September 1st, 2020, you will receive a 2% rebate.

One-Time Fees

Application & Processing Fee: $125.00*
Security Deposit: $350.00**
Tropicana Student Organization: $150.00***
Total One-Time Fees: $625.00

*$125 application fee is non-refundable.

**Security Deposit is refundable less $50 non-refundable Cleaning Fee.

***Tropicana Student Organization and Activity fee is not refundable.

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Fall 2020 Only

TROPICANA GARDENS

Santa Barbara City College Contract Rate Information
Fall 2020 Only, 2020-2021 Academic Year - Rating 1

August 23, 2020 - December 12, 2020

All Rates Are Per Person

Rates Below Subject to Change. Apply now to secure these rates.

One-Time Fees

Room Type

Room Type Total Contract Per Person
Small Double in A $9,891.00
Payment Number #1 July 1, 2020 $1,000.00
Payment Number #2 Aug. 1, 2020 $3,647.00
Payment Number #3-#5 Sep. 1, 2020 - Nov. 1, 2020 $1,748.00
Standard Double in B $11,393.00
Payment Number #1 July 1, 2020 $1,000.00
Payment Number #2 Aug. 1, 2020 $4,210.00
Payment Number #3-#5 Sep. 1, 2020 - Nov. 1, 2020 $2,061.00
Large Double in C $13,193.00
Payment Number #1 July 1, 2020 $1,000.00
Payment Number #2 Aug. 1, 2020 $4,885.00
Payment Number #3-#5 Sep. 1, 2020 - Nov. 1, 2020 $2,436.00
Single in A Bedroom - Limited $16,688.00
Payment Number #1 July 1, 2020 $1,000.00
Payment Number #2 Aug. 1, 2020 $6,194.63
Payment Number #3-#5 Sep. 1, 2020 -  Nov. 1, 2020 $3,164.13

All contracts include 10 meals a week in the Tropicana Café. All meal plans can be adjusted from 10 meals to 7, 14, 17 or 19 meals per week.

7 Meals
-$150.00
Semester

10 Meals
(Included)
Base Price Above

14 Meals
+$300.00
Semester

17 Meals
+$550.00
Semester

19 Meals
+$700.00
Semester

Please note that if the total contract amount is received by September 1st, 2020, you will receive a 2% rebate.

One-Time Fees

Application & Processing Fee: $125.00*
Security Deposit: $350.00**
Tropicana Student Organization: $150.00***
Total One-Time Fees: $625.00

*$125 application fee is non-refundable.

**Security Deposit is refundable less $50 non-refundable Cleaning Fee.

***Tropicana Student Organization and Activity fee is not refundable.

Click Here for more information on the Security Deposit and TSO Fee.

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2020-2021 Academic Year

TROPICANA GARDENS

Santa Barbara City College Contract Rate Information
2020-2021 Academic Year - Rating 1

August 23, 2020 - MAY 8, 2021

All Rates Are Per Person

Rates Below Subject to Change. Apply now to secure these rates.

One-Time Fees

Room Type

Room Type Total Contract Per Person
Small Double in A $16,484.00
Payment Number #1 July 1, 2020 $1,000.00
Payment Number #2 Aug. 1, 2020 $1,500.00
Payment Number #3-#10 Sep. 1, 2020 - Apr. 1, 2021 $1,748.00
Standard Double in B $18,988.00
Payment Number #1 July 1, 2020 $1,000.00
Payment Number #2 Aug. 1, 2020 $1,500.00
Payment Number #3-#10 Sep. 1, 2020 - Apr. 1, 2021 $2,061.00
Large Double in C $21,988.00
Payment Number #1 July 1, 2020 $1,000.00
Payment Number #2 Aug. 1, 2020 $1,500.00
Payment Number #3-#10 Sep. 1, 2020 - Apr. 1, 2021 $2,436.00

All contracts include 10 meals a week in the Tropicana Café. All meal plans can be adjusted from 10 meals to 7, 14, 17 or 19 meals per week.

7 Meals
-$150.00
Base Price Above

10 Meals
(included)
Base Price Above

14 Meals
+$300.00
Semester

17 Meals
+$550.00
Semester

19 Meals 
+$700.00
Semester

Please note that if the total contract amount is received by September 1st, 2020, you will receive a 2% rebate.

One-Time Fees

Application & Processing Fee: $125.00*
Security Deposit: $350.00**
Tropicana Student Organization: $150.00***
Total One-Time Fees: $625.00

*$125 application fee is non-refundable.

**Security Deposit is refundable less $50 non-refundable Cleaning Fee.

***Tropicana Student Organization and Activity fee is not refundable.

Click Here for more information on the Security Deposit and TSO Fee.

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Resort-Style Amenities

  • Heated Pool
  • 24-Hour Quiet Study Lounge
  • Cardio Fitness Room
  • Rec Room
  • Movie Theater

Weekly Trop Events

It's easy to meet people at weekly Trop events organized by our RAs. Here's a small sampling:

  • BBQs
  • Bowling
  • Hiking
  • Jewelry Making
  • Kayaking
  • Movie Nights
  • Open Mic Night
  • Ping-Pong Tournaments
  • Pool Parties
  • Super Bowl Party
  • Surfing Lessons
  • Ultimate Frisbee

Shared Furnished Suite

  • All suites are 3 bedroom/2 bathroom with a shared living room
  • Fully furnished, including sofa, 2 living room chairs, coffee table, side table,
    twin extra long mattress and bed frame, dresser, desk and desk chair, TV, fridge, and microwave
  • Privacy blinds on all windows
  • Laminate wood floors in living room and carpeted bedrooms
  • All Utilities (Electricity, Water, and Trash) included  in rent installments
  • High-speed wired and wireless internet
  • All units are smoke-free
  • Housekeeping cleans your room twice a month
  • Roommate matching service
  • Honors & Quiet  Suites

Parking Prices 2020-2021

Parking is not included in your contract, as many students choose to use alternative forms of transportation. The parking prices listed below are one time costs for the year, and are assigned spaces. All spots are assigned based on a first come, first served basis.

Location Total Contract Per Person
Tropicana Gardens Assigned Covered $1,250.00
Tropicana Gardens Assigned $1,000.00
Tropicana Del Norte Assigned Underground Space $2,000.00
Tropicana Del Norte Assigned Space $1,000.00

These prices are subject to change.

Spring 2021 Only

TROPICANA GARDENS

Santa Barbara City College Contract Rate Information
Spring 2020 Only, 2019-2020 Academic Year

January 10, 2021 - May 8, 2021

All Rates Are Per Person

Rates Below Subject to Change. Apply now to secure these rates.

One-Time Fees

Room Type

Room Type Total Contract Per Person
Quad $6,994.00
Payment Number #1 Dec. 1, 2020 $1,000.00
Payment Number #2 Jan. 1, 2021 $1,686.00
Payment Number #3-#5 Feb. 1, 2020 - April 1, 2020 $1,436.00
Double in A $8,242.00
Payment Number #1 Dec. 1, 2020 $1,000.00
Payment Number #2 Jan. 1, 2021 $1,998.00
Payment Number #3-#5 Feb. 1, 2020 - April 1, 2020 $1,748.00
Triple in C $8,242.00
Payment Number #1 Dec. 1, 2020 $1,000.00
Payment Number #2 Jan. 1, 2021 $1,998.00
Payment Number #3-#5 Feb. 1, 2020 - April 1, 2020 $1,748.00
Double B $9,494.00
Payment Number #1 Dec. 1, 2020 $1,000.00
Payment Number #2 Jan. 1, 2021 $2,311.00
Payment Number #3-#5 Feb. 1, 2020 - April 1, 2020 $2,061.00
Double in C $10,994.00
Payment Number #1 Dec. 1, 2020 $1,000.00
Payment Number #2 Jan. 1, 2021 $2,686.00
Payment Number #3-#5 Feb. 1, 2020 - April 1, 2020 $2,436.00
Single A $10,994.00
Payment Number #1 Dec. 1, 2020 $1,000.00
Payment Number #2 Jan. 1, 2021 $2,686.00
Payment Number #3-#5 Feb. 1, 2020 - April 1, 2020 $2,436.00

All contracts include 10 meals a week in the Tropicana Café. All meal plans can be upgraded from 10 meals to 14, 17 or unlimited meals per week.

10 Meals
(included)
Base Price Above

14 Meals
+$188.00
Semester

17 Meals
+$421.00
Semester

Unlimited Meals
+$646.00
Semester

Please note that if the total contract amount is received by September 1st, 2020, you will receive a 2% rebate.

One-Time Fees

Application & Processing Fee: $125.00*
Security Deposit: $350.00**
Tropicana Student Organization: $150.00***
Total One-Time Fees: $625.00

*$125 application fee is non-refundable.

**Security Deposit is refundable less $50 non-refundable Cleaning Fee.

***Tropicana Student Organization and Activity fee is not refundable.

Click Here for more information on the Security Deposit and TSO Fee.

Apply Now

Fall 2020 Only

TROPICANA GARDENS

Santa Barbara City College Contract Rate Information
Fall 2020 Only, 2020-2021 Academic Year

August 23, 2020 - December 12, 2020

All Rates Are Per Person

Rates Below Subject to Change. Apply now to secure these rates.

One-Time Fees

Room Type

Room Type Total Contract Per Person
Quad $8,393.00
Payment Number #1 July 1, 2020 $1,000.00
Payment Number #2 Aug. 1, 2020 $3,085.00
Payment Number #3-#5 Sep. 1, 2020 - Nov. 1, 2020 $1,436.00
Double in A $9,891.00
Payment Number #1 July 1, 2020 $1,000.00
Payment Number #2 Aug. 1, 2020 $3,647.00
Payment Number #3-#5 Sep. 1, 2020 - Nov. 1, 2020 $1,748.00
Triple in C $9,891.00
Payment Number #1 July 1, 2020 $1,000.00
Payment Number #2 Aug. 1, 2020 $3,647.00
Payment Number #3-#5 Sep. 1, 2020 - Nov. 1, 2020 $4,210.00
Double B $11,393.00
Payment Number #1 July 1, 2020 $1,000.00
Payment Number #2 Aug. 1, 2020 $4,210.00
Payment Number #3-#5 Sep. 1, 2020 -  Nov. 1, 2020 $2,061.00
Double in C $13,193.00
Payment Number #1 July 1, 2020 $1,000.00
Payment Number #2 Aug. 1, 2020 $4,885.00
Payment Number #3-#5 Sep. 1, 2020 - Nov. 1, 2020 $2,436.00
Single A $13,193.00
Payment Number #1 July 1, 2020 $1,000.00
Payment Number #2 Aug. 1, 2020 $4,885.00
Payment Number #3-#5 Sep. 1, 2020 - Nov. 1, 2020 $2,436.00

All contracts include 10 meals a week in the Tropicana Café. All meal plans can be upgraded from 10 meals to 14, 17 or unlimited meals per week.

10 Meals
(included)
Base Price Above

14 Meals
+$188.00
Semester

17 Meals
+$421.00
Semester

Unlimited Meals
+$646.00
Semester

Please note that if the total contract amount is received by September 1st, 2020, you will receive a 2% rebate.

One-Time Fees

Application & Processing Fee: $125.00*
Security Deposit: $350.00**
Tropicana Student Organization: $150.00***
Total One-Time Fees: $625.00

*$125 application fee is non-refundable.

**Security Deposit is refundable less $50 non-refundable Cleaning Fee.

***Tropicana Student Organization and Activity fee is not refundable.

Click Here for more information on the Security Deposit and TSO Fee.

Apply Now

2020-2021 Academic Year

TROPICANA GARDENS

Santa Barbara City College Contract Rate Information
2020-2021 Academic Year

August 23, 2020 - MAY 8, 2021

All Rates Are Per Person

Rates Below Subject to Change. Apply now to secure these rates.

One-Time Fees

Room Type

Room Type Total Contract Per Person
Quad $13,988.00
Payment Number #1 July 1, 2020 $1,000.00
Payment Number #2 Aug. 1, 2020 $1,500.00
Payment Number #3-#10 Sep. 1, 2020 - Apr. 1, 2021 $1,436.00
Double in A $16,484.00
Payment Number #1 July 1, 2020 $1,000.00
Payment Number #2 Aug. 1, 2020 $1,500.00
Payment Number #3-#10 Sep. 1, 2020 - Apr. 1, 2021 $1,748.00
Triple in C $16,484.00
Payment Number #1 July 1, 2020 $1,000.00
Payment Number #2 Aug. 1, 2020 $1,500.00
Payment Number #3-#10 Sep. 1, 2020 - Apr. 1, 2021 $1,748.00
Double B $18,988.00
Payment Number #1 July 1, 2020 $1,000.00
Payment Number #2 Aug. 1, 2020 $1,500.00
Payment Number #3-#10 Sep. 1, 2020 - Apr. 1, 2021 $2,061.00
Double in C $21,988.00
Payment Number #1 July 1, 2020 $1,000.00
Payment Number #2 Aug. 1, 2020 $1,500.00
Payment Number #3-#10 Sep. 1, 2020 - Apr. 1, 2021 $2,436.00
Single A $21,988.00
Payment Number #1 July 1, 2020 $1,000.00
Payment Number #2 Aug. 1, 2020 $1,500.00
Payment Number #3-#10 Sep. 1, 2020 - Apr. 1, 2021 $2,436.00

All contracts include 10 meals a week in the Tropicana Café. All meal plans can be upgraded from 10 meals to 14, 17 or unlimited meals per week.

10 Meals
(included)
Base Price Above

14 Meals
+$188.00
Semester

17 Meals
+$421.00
Semester

Unlimited Meals
+$646.00
Semester

Please note that if the total contract amount is received by September 1st, 2020, you will receive a 2% rebate.

One-Time Fees

Application & Processing Fee: $125.00*
Security Deposit: $350.00**
Tropicana Student Organization: $150.00***
Total One-Time Fees: $625.00

*$125 application fee is non-refundable.

**Security Deposit is refundable less $50 non-refundable Cleaning Fee.

***Tropicana Student Organization and Activity fee is not refundable.

Click Here for more information on the Security Deposit and TSO Fee.

Apply Now

On-Site Meal Plan

  • All-day dining in our onsite cafe at Tropicana Del Norte
  • Ever-changing menu of hot entrees, homemade soups, and fresh baked desserts
  • Extensive salad and deli bar, fresh fruits, and traditional fast food favorites
  • Made-to-Order Grill available all day
  • Daily vegetarian selection
  • Sack lunches and late dinners available