1. How do I apply?
  2. Simply choose the apartment you are interested in from the Availability section of our web site and click the Apply Now button. Fill out the application to the best of your knowledge and attach the requested documents before submitting. After submitting your application, we will get back with an approval within 24-48 hours. Apply and get a decision within 24-48 hours! And of course please contact us if you have any questions at all.
  3. What documents do I need to provide when applying?
  4. You will need to provide a copy of your student ID, most recent school transcripts, state ID or Driver’s License. International students will need to provide a copy of their passport and recent I-20 form.
  5. Is there a background check?
  6. Yes, in order to assure the safety of our tenants, we run a criminal background check for all applicants.
  7. How do I pay my rent?
  8. Online or in person. You will be able to log-in to your Kapi Tenant Portal where card and echeck payments are accepted, or pay in cash or money orders by visiting our office.
  9. Do male and female students share the same apartment?
  10. No, all of our apartments are gender specific.
  11. What is an individual lease?
  12. Our leases are individual, meaning you are only responsible for your bed space. If one of your roommates is delinquent,damages the apartment, or terminates their lease, you won’t be affected.
  13. How is the check-in procedure?
  14. Fast and easy. You will receive an email after signing your lease with detailed information about the date, time, and location for check-in. You will need to show a valid photo ID at check-in.
  15. Does each student get a set of keys?
  16. Each student is provided with one set, which will include keys to the apartment, amenities, and mailbox.
  17. Do I need to find my roommate in order to share a room?
  18. No, you don’t have to find your roommate, you will only be responsible of renting your own bed space. We will match you with someone your same gender, school, and school year.
  19. If I have a friend, can we move in together to share a room?
  20. Yes, you may apply together and request to share a room. We will try our best to place you in the same room if there is availability.
  21. How are roommates matched?
  22. Student will be matched based on factors such as gender, school and school year (Example: A female UCI freshmen will be placed in the same apartment with another female UCI freshmen)
  23. Can I reserve a spot for a future date? For example, 3 or 6 months in advance.
  24. Yes, you may definitely reserve a spot 3 to 6 months in advance by paying a holding deposit.
  25. Are utilities included?
  26. All utilities are included – electricity (up to cap), trash, water, gas, unlimited high-speed Internet, Apple TV, and Netflix.
  27. Are there any laundry rooms?
  28. Kapi Residences offers laundry facilities in all our residential buildings, most of them are in the apartments.
  29. Is there a housekeeping service?
  30. Yes. We provide monthly house cleaning services to all Kapi residents at no additional cost!
  31. Are pets allowed?
  32. We are pet restricted communities but there are some exceptions under Federal and State laws.
  33. Can I have visitors?
  34. Of course! Visitors are allowed during the day but will have to leave apartment by 10pm. No overnight guests are allowed.
  35. Can I smoke inside the apartment?
  36. No. All of our apartments are smoke-free.
  37. Are meal plans included?
  38. No meals are provided. The apartment has a fully equipped kitchen where students can prepare their own healthy and delicious meals.
  39. How safe are your apartments?
  40. The apartments are located in gated communities with 24-hour on-site patrol.
  41. Does the community have any amenities?
  42. Most of our communities include swimming pools, spas, gas BBQs, fitness center w/cardio and weight equipment, tennis courts, basketball courts, volleyball courts, business center with internet access, media center, and game rooms.
  43. Is there a bus stop near the apartment community?
  44. Yes, there are bus stops next to all of our apartment communities