Ponderosa Commons Fees

  • Internet and utilities included in residence fees.
  • Parking fees not included.

Due to COVID-19, monthly residence fees will remain at 2019-20 rates until further notice. Each month, you will see a charge for the full 2021-22 monthly amount, minus the difference between this year’s and the 2019-20 fees. (i.e., May 1 Fee: $1,200; Freeze Credit: -$50; Balance Owing: $1,150.) Questions? Email yearround@housing.ubc.ca.

Shared Four Person Shared Two Person Shared Two Person—Large Studio—Small Studio Studio—Large
Year Round Contract—May 1, 2021 to April 28, 2022
Due on acceptance $1,050.00 $1,300.00 $1,300.00 $1,300.00 $1,300.00 $1,300.00
Due monthly (May 1 to February 1) $981.68 $1,183.95 $1,209.16 $1,159.75 $1,189.92 $1,288.57
Due March 1, 2022 $815.19 $949.51 $997.40 $903.53 $960.85 $1,148.28
Total $11,681.99 $14,089.01 $14,389.00 $13,801.03 $14,160.05 $15,333.98

*All residence fees are subject to approval by UBC’s Board of Governors

Rates in Canadian currency.

Previous Year Round Fees

View 2020-2021 Fees
Shared Four Person Shared Two Person Shared Two Person—Large Studio—Small Studio Studio—Large
Year Round Contract—May 1, 2020 to April 28, 2021
Due on acceptance $1,000.00 $1,250.00 $1,250.00 $1,250.00 $1,250.00 $1,250.00
Due monthly (May 1 to February 1) $972.94 $1,173.36 $1,198.40 $1,149.41 $1,179.33 $1,277.06
Due March 1, 2021 $848.59 $979.38 $1,026.96 $933.88 $990.73 $1,176.41
Total $11,577.99 $13,962.98 $14,260.96 $13,677.98 $14,034.03 $15,197.01
Rates in Canadian currency.
View 2019-2020 Fees
Shared Four Person Shared Two Person Shared Two Person—Large Studio—Small Studio Studio—Large
Year Round Contract—May 1, 2019 to April 30, 2020
Due on acceptance $950.00 $1,200.00 $1,200.00 $1,200.00 $1,200.00 $1,200.00
Due monthly (May 1 to February 1) $939.36 $1,132.81 $1,157.05 $1,109.75 $1,138.58 $1,232.92
Due March 1, 2020 $897.41 $1,027.86 $1,075.53 $982.51 $1,039.21 $1,224.74
Total $11,241.01 $13,555.96 $13,846.03 $13,280.01 $13,625.01 $14,753.94
Rates in Canadian currency.

Due to COVID-19, residence fees will remain at 2019-20 rates until further notice. The total amounts below are consistent with 2019-20 rates; the instalment amounts are the value that will be charged to your account. Questions? Email information@housing.ubc.ca.

Shared Four Person Studio
Winter Session Contract—September 5, 2020 to April 28, 2021
Due on acceptance $1,000.00 $1,250.00
Due September 21, 2021 $4,546.54 $5,494.39
Due January 8, 2021 $3,260.46 $3,964.61
Total $8,807.00 $10,709.00
Term 1 Contract—September 5, 2020 to December 23, 2020
Due on acceptance $1,000.00 $1,250.00
Due September 21, 2020 $3,403.50 $4,104.50
Total $4,403.50 $5,354.50
Term 2 Contract—January 3, 2021 to April 28, 2021
Due on acceptance $4,403.50 $5,354.50

*All residence fees are subject to approval by UBC’s Board of Governors

Rates in Canadian currency.
What would the 2020-2021 Winter Session rates be normally?

These rates represent a standard annual increase from the 2019-2020 rates, which would have come into effect for 2020-2021.*

Shared Four Person Studio
Winter Session Contract—September 5, 2020 to April 28, 2021
Due on acceptance $1,000.00 $1,250.00
Due September 21, 2021 $4,712.80 $5,696.55
Due January 8, 2021 $3,358.20 $4,083.45
Total $9,071.00 $11,030.00
Term 1 Contract—September 5, 2020 to December 23, 2020
Due on acceptance $1,000.00 $1,250.00
Due September 21, 2020 $3,535.50 $4,265.00
Total $4,535.50 $5,515.00
Term 2 Contract—January 3, 2021 to April 28, 2021
Due on acceptance $4,265.00 $5,515.00

*All residence fees are subject to approval by UBC’s Board of Governors

Rates in Canadian currency.