Golden Gate Hall

1412 Market Street, San Francisco, CA 94102

Golden Gate Hall (GGH) is a student residence facility offering affordable, convenient housing for students in partnership with the Conservatory. Residents enjoy all the amenities of a residence hall, plus the ease of living within a two-minute walk of the Conservatory.

The Office of Student Life has arranged for four Resident Assistants (RAs) to provide support to students at GGH. Additionally, RAs host ongoing programs and events as a way for students to meet and connect with their classmates as they join the Conservatory community.

All rooms include:

  • Twin bed with linens provided (towels are not provided; some rooms have double-sized beds); Desk; Armoire/Closet
  • WiFi; Flat-screen TV with cable; telephone; mini-refrigerator; microwave
  • Sink

Commons spaces include:

  • Bathrooms
  • Laundry - coin-operated washers and dryers
  • Kitchen - fully equipped with two ranges, sink, full-sized freezer, full-sized refrigerator, microwave
  • Lounge - common area with flat-screen TV with cable, WiFi, seating, billiards, and ping pong table
  • Fitness area - small fitness room with treadmills and stationary bicycles
  • Practice rooms - three practice rooms (additionally, students are permitted to also practice in their rooms during the day)
  • Commons areas are cleaned daily
  • 24-hour security at Front Desk


Photos of GGH can be found here.

Housing Applications

Applications forms are processed the summer prior to fall enrollment. Conservatory applicants should not utilize Golden Gate Hall's website application.

2014-2015 Housing Application for New Students - Spring Semester version 

GGH Application Deadlines:

  • For new undergraduate students, the priority deadline is May 15 (fax, email, or postmarked by May 15)
  • For new graduate-level students, the priority deadline is April 30 (fax, email, or postmarked by April 30)
  • For returning students, the deadline is April 30
  • For spring semester, the priority deadline is December 5.

Golden Gate Hall Handbook

The Golden Gate Hall Handbook  contains information regarding the rules and regulations of living in Golden Gate Hall.  Students are also reminded that they must uphold the rules in the Conservatory Student Handbook .