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About vdcnorte

Student Housing at the University of California, Irvine VdC Norte is located on the UC Irvine campus in beautiful Orange County, CA, minutes from the beach and a short drive to the mountains. We house 1,564 undergraduate and graduate students in spacious, furnished apartments.

Save Lives During AHA Month, By CA Stevie

  With midterms and finals in the daily college student’s life, the stress faced is a detrimental blow to the most vital organ of the human body, the heart.  Heart disease is the leading cause of death in America; it … Continue reading

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Keep Calm and File FAFSA! By CA Chelsea

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA deadline is fast-approaching. Due every March, FAFSA provides grants, loans, and work-study funds for college or career school students. To ensure you meet the California deadline, check out the following tips … Continue reading

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Martin Luther King, Jr., By CA Theza

“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.” – Strength to Love Martin Luther King Jr. was born on January 15th, … Continue reading

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3 Helpful Tips for Fitness Outside of the Gym, by CA Cody

1)      Chart your Progress – Keeping track of your workouts is one of the best things you can do.  Keeping track of your weights, reps, sets, or times is helpful for progression.  It is easy to fall into a comfort … Continue reading

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New Year’s Resolutions: How To Keep Them, by CA Alex

It is tradition to make a New Year’s resolution along with ringing in the New Year.  Will you be making a new year’s resolution this year?  A resolution is a promise you make to yourself to start doing something good … Continue reading

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Alcohol & it’s Connection to Crime, by CA Cody

The relationship between alcohol and crime has not received as much public attention as drunk driving, but it is just as serious for both offenders and victims.  The relationship between alcohol and crimes including domestic abuse and violence, underage drinking, … Continue reading

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Holidays Around the World, By CA Kimi

For people in America, the month of December is synonymous with Christmas. December is the perfect time to bundle up in scarves and mittens, hang up the stockings and decorate the Christmas tree. In fact, millions of people all over … Continue reading

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