Housing Rent and Fees

Rates effective June 1st, 2018 - September 1st, 2019.

Rent includes free high speed internet and hydro. This does not include meals plans as students prepare their own meals, you are provided with a full kitchen so that you can cook your own meals. Telephone and cable hook-up in your bedroom are extra, at the resident's discretion.

Long-term (students in programs over 16 weeks in length)

Rent $610 per month
$665 per month after September 1st, 2019
Damage Deposit $300
Activity Fee $64 (works out to $8 per month from September - May)
Parking                    $60 per month 
From Sept – May parking is paid in full at the beginning of your stay, not monthly. 
Parking is limited and assigned on a first come, first served basis. More information will be included in your acceptance package. 

A 10% charge will apply for any rent or any other housing fee outstanding by the 15th of the month. This charge will be added directly to your BCIT account. If you are awaiting a student loan please contact the Housing Office to let them know.

Short-term (students in programs under 16 weeks in length)

Rent $24.50 per night
$26.75 per night after September 1st, 2019

$15 per week
Parking is limited and assigned on a first come, first saved basis on arrival. 

Please note a minimum stay of 1 week is required to reserve a room. A week of accommodation is considered Sunday - Friday. Accommodation less than 30 days will have an addition of 5% GST added onto the rent amount. Short-stay students pay more than regular full-time students because of the frequent cleaning/maintenance schedule associated with short-term stays.