A number of different companies operate student residences in a variety of styles throughout the city. These are a great option if you are new to the city, would prefer more privacy and independence than a homestay would offer, and are worried about booking secure accommodations from afar.
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APT Living Self contained, fully furnished “micro” studio suites with private bathrooms, kitchens and balconies – the building also has a number of communal amenities including a gym, sauna, pool, hot tub, large kitchen, living room, art studio and extra storage space. A one year lease is usually required. Located near Cambie/Vancouver General Hospital.
VANMATES In addition to homestays, VANMATES also operates a number of shared student residences throughout the city with private rooms and shared communal amenities. Length of stay is flexible.
GEC Multiple student residences throughout the city with a variety of configurations. All accommodations come fully furnished and can be private or shared. Prices vary based on a number of factors. Length of stay is flexible.
HI Jericho Beach Hostel Student Dorms A very affordable and flexible option in a great location on Jericho Beach and directly on the 84 bus line. Private/semi private options with access to communal amenities.
The Housing Office is always looking for new resources to share with our students. If you hear of other student oriented residences throughout the city, please let us know by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org THANK YOU!