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How to apply for student housing

Applications are only accepted through the Housing portal, you can log in and apply for student housing using your BCIT email address and password if you have been accepted into a full-time, cohort-based BCIT program or apprenticeship.

On-campus accommodation is limited and not guaranteed.

*Long Stay housing applications for the 2023 Fall term will open on February 28, 2023.

Fall 2023 housing offers have gone out, if you have not received an offer, you have been waitlisted

*2023 Short Stay Housing applications are open now.

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Housing Bursary

In Fall 2023, BCIT is launching a new housing bursary to support low-income students. If the cost of Student Housing creates a barrier for you to attend BCIT, please contact the Student Financial Aid & Awards Office to apply for housing subsides up to $250/semester.

About BCIT  Student Housing

BCIT Student Housing is located on the Burnaby Campus, adjacent to the sports field and campus recreation facilities. The Housing department strives to provide you with a safe and comfortable living space on-campus.

Student Housing provides opportunities to share experiences with people from different backgrounds, participate in activities, and become involved in campus life all while working towards your academic goals. Sharing with other suitemates requires cooperation and communication, but it can be an enriching, fun and memorable experience.

Please feel welcome to take a virtual tour of BCIT Student Housing by watching our Student Housing Walk-Through video.