Employee Housing

Sonoma State University is proud to offer employee-housing opportunities including Marina Crossing Apartments, University townhomes and with the Sonoma Land Trust.

Marina Crossing Apartments

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Marina Crossing, SSU’s apartment homes offer monthly rental pricing at or below-market rates for the Petaluma, Rohnert Park, and Santa Rosa areas and flexible leasing terms for SSU employees. Marina Crossing Apartments include 90 living spaces ranging from studios to three-bedroom apartments.

SSU employees receive special pricing for Marina Crossing Apartments. Please note rates listed on the Marina Crossing Apartments website are market rates for non-SSU employees. Monthly leasing rates are listed below for SSU employees. For specific unit pricing, please contact Marina Crossing leasing office at (707) 283-0888 and share that you are an SSU employee.

Move-in Special for new residents: One month of FREE rent for 1 bedroom and 1 bedroom + den units.

Monthly leasing rates for SSU employees range from: 

  • Studio: $1,450 - $1,575 
  • 1 bedroom: $1,899 - $2,000  
  • 1 bedroom + den: $2,015 - $2,195  
  • 2 bedroom: $2,200 - $2,580 
  • 3 bedroom: $2,900 - $3,100 

We continue to offer monthly rental pricing at or below-market rates for the Petaluma, Rohnert Park, and Santa Rosa areas and flexible leasing terms. Please contact the leasing office directly for rates.

About Marina Crossing

Marina Crossing Apartments are a short distance from Sonoma State University and provide the perfect blend of modern living with the historic charm and urban energy of Petaluma. The apartment homes are steps away from the Petaluma Marina and Shollenberger Park and a short distance to downtown Petaluma. The community amenities include a fitness room, clubhouse, bike and kayak storage, parcel lockers, covered parking, electric car-charging stations, an outdoor lounge area with a fire pit, a barbecue grill, and a bocce ball court. The apartments are pet-friendly with amenities for your cat and dog including a nearby pet park.

** One-year contract renewal within 60-days of the lease end-date is required. Early termination penalties may apply. New security deposit rates may apply.

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Housing Land Trust of Sonoma County

SSU has formed a collaborative relationship with the non-profit Housing Land Trust of Sonoma County in an effort to provide housing for staff and faculty. For more information, please visit the Housing Land Trust website.