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    Office of Residence Life 
    Coastal Bend College 
    3800 Charco Rd. 
    Benton Hall Dorms
    Main Line: (361) 354-2300

    Nolan Collins 
    Benton Hall Manager

    Ryan Benitez
    Apartment Manager

    Daniel Rea
    Student Success Coordinator 
    (361) 354-2340





    The Office of Residence Life at Coastal Bend College is proud to offer CBC students the opportunity to live on-campus in our residence hall (Benton Hall) or apartments. For more information about on-campus housing at Coastal Bend College, please email reslife@coastalbend.edu.    


    MissionThe Office of Residence Life promotes a safe and comfortable living environment for CBC students. We offer students the opportunity to expand their learning experience in a community setting that allows students to interact with other student residents. We strive to offer positive social interactions and pathways to success. Students share responsibility with the Res Life staff to promote an inclusive, respectful environment, with a focus on wellness and student success.     


  • The housing application for Spring 2021 is closed. 

    Currently, CBC has limited on-campus housing only to students who are required to be present in face-to-face labs or for Cougar Athletic purposes. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. If you have any questions, please feel free to email reslife@coastalbend.edu.   

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    - Enrolled as a student at CBC
    Maintain full-time status (12 hrs for Fall and Spring; 9 hrs for Summer) 

    Application Process
    1. Complete the Housing Application. 
    2. Submit all required proof of vaccinations to Office of Admissions & Records. 

    3. Pay application fee of $250 at the CBC Business Office.  

    4. If application is approved and their is availability of a room, The Office of Residence Life will contact you via your CBC email address. 

    Residence Hall (Benton Hall - Beeville Campus only)
    Benton Hall is a co-ed two-story residence hall. Each room is designed as a suite which means that four residents share one bathroom. The residence hall features a lobby area with vending machines and each floor has a coin-operated laundry units. 

    CBC Apartments 
    Coastal Bend College offers one-bedroom apartments conveniently located right across the street from the Beeville campus. Each apartment is furnished with an electric stove, refrigerator, one twin bed, and dresser. 

    Apartments are assigned based on the following priorities:

         ● Returning apartment residents;
         ● Married or single students needing a unit designed for those with physical disabilities;
         ● Married or single students with children;
         ● Married students;
         ● International or non-Texas citizens;
         ● Single students age 21 or older; and,
         ● Single students under age 21.


    Bacterial Meningitis Vaccination Requirement 
    Students residing in the on-campus housing MUST have a bacterial meningitis vaccination no less than ten days prior to moving in or to be qualified for an exemption. 

    Texas Senate Bill 1107 requires all new entering students who are 21 years of age and under to provide proof of a bacterial meningitis vaccination at least ten days prior to the first day of courses. This includes students who have had a Fall or Spring semester lapse in enrollment. Students who fail to comply with the requirement may have a registration hold placed on their account until proof of the vaccination is submitted to the Office of Admissions. For more information, please visit Admissions web page