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Spectra Southside

We know life can be busy in Berkeley. That’s why we strive to make our residents' lives as comfortable and convenient with our amenities located directly on site.

What's Happening at

Spectra Southside

Summer Bucket List after Graduation

It is time to celebrate! We are so excited to congratulate all 2021 graduates for their years of dedication and hard work while pursuing their degrees. Receiving a college degree is a remarkable milestone, and it […] ...

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Moving Away from Home for the First Time?

Now is a great time to start making financial decisions that can set you up for long term success. College is expensive and learning to budget and allocate money in different categories will help you track […] ...

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Tips for Moving Out

One minute you are moving into your apartment, the next your lease is almost up! When it is finally time to pack your things and go, move-out day can seem to be one long and stressful […] ...

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Get the Most Out of Your College Experience

It’s an exciting time as you get settled into your new home and prepare to start the Fall semester. Staying focused on your classes is important but finding the balance and having fun during your free […] ...

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Easing Back Into Your Social Life

Let’s face it, it’s been a weird year…and a half. We are all excited about getting back into social habits and visiting with friends. But going from couch potato to life of the party can make […] ...

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Fall 2022

Get to know

your neighborhood

Spectra Southside is located in the center of the UC Berkeley student experience nearby multiple areas of the East Bay that students frequently habit. Right on the historic Telegraph Ave, Spectra Southside is nearby Durant Food Court, each of the campus housing units, as well as People’s Park and Willard Park. Less than a block away from Sproul Plaza, many students pass by Spectra Southside on their way to campus, where you can grab local favorites like Yogurt Park or Abe’s Pizza before class.