Valley B (Formerly Missions B)

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Valley B LLC: Innovate & Illuminate

Please note that Valley B has single and triple rooms. Each floor has a total of 40 residents, with two shared bathrooms, with two shower stalls, two toilets and two sinks in each bathroom. All residents on the floor share these bathrooms, regardless of the room occupancy type. 

Missions B

The Valley B Community is a designated first year area. Valley B is co-ed by floor and consists of four, three-story buildings designed in a Spanish style. Along with the 460 first year residents living in this complex, a Community Director (CD), 22 Resident Assistants (RAs), and a Resident Minister (RM) also call Valley B home.

Each floor houses approximately 40 residents in fully tiled single or triple rooms and provides two furnished lounge areas. University-provided televisions are located in one of the two lounges on every floor. Each resident has an extra-long twin bed [80 in.], chest of drawers, desk and chair. In addition, each room has wireless internet access. There are two bathroom areas on each floor with toilets, sinks and showers, which are cleaned by university staff weekly. The third floor rooms have window seats and the four buildings surround a grassy courtyard with a beautiful magnolia tree. The University Alcohol Policy designates Valley B as a no-alcohol living area regardless of age or class status.

Check out some photos of Valley B!

Valley RA Office

The RA Office, located at the front desk of Mata'yuum Crossroads, is where you can find Resident Assistants working on programming efforts and performing their on-duty hours. Feel free to stop by and talk with any RA to discuss any concerns and ideas you may have for any of the Valley residence halls. The Valley RA duty hours are daily from 7:00PM - 12:00AM Sunday-Thursday, and 8:00PM – 2:00AM on Friday and Saturday.  You may contact the RAs at 619-260-4625.

Mata'yuum Crossroads Desk Services

The Mata'yuum Crossroads Desk is the center of activity for the Valley area. The front desk staff encodes room key cards, gives information, and provides toilet tissue and trash bags for residents. There is some sports equipment and cleaning supplies (vacuums, swiffers) for check out at the desk.  You can reach the Crossroads Front Desk at 619-260-4625

Hours of Operation

Day Opening Closing
Monday 8:30 a.m. 12:00 a.m.
Tuesday 8:30 a.m. 12:00 a.m.
Wednesday 8:30 a.m. 12:00 a.m.
Thursday 8:30 a.m. 12:00 a.m.
Friday 8:30 a.m. 2:00 a.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. 2:00 a.m.
Sunday 10:00 a.m. 12:00 a.m.

Valley Laundry Facilities

Please see our Residential Life Services website for more information on laundry services.

Bosley Cafe and Fitness Center

This state-of-the-art 8,515 square foot, wellness-focused facility is located in the heart of Valley housing. Designed to strengthen the minds, bodies and spirits of students, the fitness center features a yoga/pilates exercise room, cardio equipment, strength training and more. The Bosley Cafe is a full-service coffee/juice bar and sandwich shop featuring an assortment of healthy food choice and late night snack options including fresh organic foods such as sandwiches, salads, plus frozen yogurt.

To see the hours for the Bosley Café, please visit the Dining Services website.
To see more information about the Bosley Fitness Center, please visit the Campus Recreation website.

Valley B Community Director: Anthony Manzi

Anthony is the Community Director for Valley B. Born and raised in Cranston, Rhode Island, Anthony attended Assumption College in Worcester, MA where he earned his B.A. in Human Services and Rehabilitation Studies. In May 2019, Anthony graduated from Boston College with a M.A. in Higher Education Administration with a concentration in Student Affairs. Growing up on the east coast, Anthony is excited to work at USD and explore all that San Diego has to offer. He is an avid beachgoer, coffee drinker, and Netflix binger. He is thrilled to welcome you to the USD Community!

Anthony's office is located in Mata'yuum Crossroads and he can be reached at or 619-260-2302.

Valley B Resident Minister: Jesus Espinosa

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Jesus Espinosa is a Resident Minister in Valley B. He graduated from the University of San Diego in 2014 and went on to do a year of service work with the Jesuit Volunteer Corps NW in Portland, Oregon. Upon completing the year of service, he returned to USD in 2015 to begin work in university ministry to mentor and accompany university students on their own faith journey.

During his free time you can catch Jesus playing the guitar, running at the beach, or playing basketball at the sports center. 

You can reach Jesus via email at or stop by his apartment in San Miguel 117 to say hello.