About Accommodations and Meals at UCSD for the Toronto Summer Institute at San Diego
Room and Board: Registration for accommodation at the Warren Apartments at UCSD is Room and Board -‐ and includes the evening meal on Saturday, July 11; three (3) meals on Sunday to Wednesday, and Breakfast and Lunch on Thursday, July 16th (all taxes included).
Daily Travel to USDC: Our local experts suggest this is a very bad idea as you’ll be caught up in very time-‐consuming commutes. The campus is not central in the city -‐ and traffic issues will be brutal. Think about staying…
Room & Board Bookings - Warren Apartments
All Apartments are two bedrooms with shared living room, kitchen and bathroom. There are separate sinks and vanities for each bedroom. All are identical layout. Each bedroom has two twin beds and can accommodate 1 person or 2 people in each bedroom.
The Basic Apartment arrangement is two bedrooms and one bathroom & kitchen and living/dining area in an apartment.
The apartments have couches, chairs and small dining table. There is a refrigerator and stove. The kitchens however do Not come equipped ~ there is no kitchen cookware, cutlery or glassware, plates, bowls, etc. Microwaves, coffee makers and irons are not included. Towels, sheets and pillows are provided, and beds are made up on arrival. Linens are changed out weekly. Fresh towels can be requested at the Warren Conference desk. There is daily cleaning for common areas, except for dishes. If you prefer large bath towels, you’ll want to bring your own!
On Saturday night, July 11, that evening meal is a ‘South of the Border’ themed buffet at the Price Center, rather than in the Canyon Vista Dining Hall! We look forward to seeing you there. Please read on for bringing guests, friends and family.
Guest Passes for Events:
What about Guests for the opening on Saturday night, the picnic on Wednesday evening, or the Sunday night dinner, which this year is at the BEACH!
These events are part of the tuition and accommodation for TSI for folks registered for the TSI.
We know that folks may come with friends and family who are not attending the TSI as participants. Since we must organize food well in advance, please RSVP for Guests only. We will have ‘tickets’ available for $25.00 per ticket for this event in advance and on-site, Saturday night July11. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
There will be no additional ticket price for the July 12 Sunday night Sunset Beach Jam, which begins at 7:00pm, about a 20 minute walk from the UCSD Campus. Transportation will be provided by shuttle bus and walking directions will be available. There will be no additional cost for this evening event.
Dinner on Sunday will be provided through your meal pass at the CanyonVista Dining Hall on Sunday evening @5:30pm.
There is free WI-‐FI access AND Ethernet cable connections in the bedrooms. Bringing your own Ethernet cable to supplement WIFI access is recommended by Warren Apts.
If you require any special facilities, please let us know as soon as possible so we can maximize our opportunities for mutual satisfaction.
Please see the FAQ for more information about parking.
UC San Diego Housing: Warren College
Earl Warren College honors the former U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice who believed that responsible citizens take charge of their lives.
Neighborhood & Housing
The Warren Apartment residence halls features shared apartments as picture above. The Apartments overlook the UCSD Ecological Reserve. This Housing offers covered bike storage and laundry rooms, and is very near Canyon Vista restaurant and Earl’s Place (a gourmet coffee shop and convenience store). Residential buildings surround basketball and sand volleyball courts. Canyonview Aquatic Center with an Olympic-‐size pool, climbing wall and weight room is close by.
How far are the Warren Apartments to the Price Center where the main events of the TSI are being held?
It is within 10 minutes walking distance.
This a campus detail that shows the Warren Apts (picture upper right) and the Price Center (pictured on the map on the lower left)