What are you applying for?
Winter Session Residence—September to April
Year Round Residence—typically May to April
For returning and graduate students, and student families.
Summer Residence—May to August
For UBC students who are studying or staying on-campus for the summer or visiting research students.
Are you eligible to live in residence?
Where would you like to live?
When applying, we’ll ask you to rank your room preferences. See what’s available and make a list. Remember: we try our best to accommodate these requests but cannot make guarantees.
We require a $50 non-refundable application fee. This fee will cover applications to both Year Round Residence and Winter Session Residence provided they are submitted within a 14-day period.
Do you need additional documents?
Some students will need to have additional documents ready.
- Students with disabilities must complete additional documentation demonstrating eligibility for priority access to residence.
- Applicants requesting accommodation at Green College and/or St. John’s College must apply for membership to the colleges directly.
- Applicants to Student Family Residence must send documents for all occupants—birth certificates, visas, passports and/or medical documentation—to Student Housing and Community Services.
Mark your calendar
When is the best time to apply? Is there a deadline? Find out and don’t miss it.
All applicants: submit your application directly through UBC Student Housing.