Property: Tropicana (1256 West 29th Street) - at Orchard Avenue

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Click here to view a Virtual Tour of one of the apartments

Tropicana is a charming three story building with 30 unique apartments.  The entire interior and exterior of the building was completely remodeled and completed in May 2004.  Both the studio and one bedroom apartments offer full size, modern kitchens with gas stoves, ovens, microwaves, and refrigerator/freezers.  This building is located on the corner of 29th Street and Orchard, just one block north of campus.

Leases for Tropicana run from August 1, 2008 through August 7, 2009.

Walking time to Tommy Trojan: 9 minutes
Biking time to Tommy Trojan: 3 minutes

The Tropicana building does not have any parking.  If you need parking, do not worry.  There is plenty of parking available just down the street from Tropicana in USC lot 42 which has 60 parking spaces for sale.  USC sells semester-long permits.

Please click here to view a map of USC parking lot 42 in relation to your building.

Please contact the transportation office at USC directly.  USC requires that you buy your permit a few months in advance so make sure to follow their deadlines closely.

Monthly Rate for School Year

Apartment Types and Prices:

Studio/1 BATH


* based on 2 person occupancy

See Leasing for information on how to reserve an apartment, and when you can take a tour. 

Rates subject to change before lease signing.


Complimentary high-speed internet access (2 Ethernet connections per bedroom
  or 2 in the living room)

120+ digital channel HDTV-ready Dish Network TV service (including 16 HBO and
   Showtime movie channels) included in rent

• Laundry facilities on premises featuring Maytag coin-free machines
  with smart card technology


• Full kitchen w/ microwave, gas stove, oven, and refrigerator/freezer

• Building completely rebuilt inside and out (completed in May 2004)

• Heat in all apartments, A/C in selected apartments

Furnished apartments available

• 9 foot ceilings

• Light and Bright Apartments

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Revised: June 04, 2009