1 - General

No, pets are not permitted in either the apartments or residences. Please do not invite friends’ pets in, or volunteer to pet-sit in your dorm or apartment.

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UCH has six (6) laundry rooms on site, located through out the complex.

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No, smoking is not permitted inside any of our buildings.  You are permitted to smoke on balcony and patio areas provided the doors to the inside of the building is closed.  |For your convenience, ash trays are provided at all entry doors.

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2 - Apartments

No, Sorry. The residences and apartments are two separate entities.

Category: 2 - Apartments

Unlike the residences, apartments are rented on a one year lease. Bear in mind that the apartments are generally full by September, so most students start renting in June, July or August to secure an apartment for the fall.

Category: 2 - Apartments

No, all apartments are unfurnished.

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Your address will be:
[Your Apartment #], 704 McGill Road
Kamloops, B.C. V2C 6N7
Canada

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3 - Residences

  • As well as your personal belongings and toiletries, you will need to bring your own bedding and linen.  You will also need your own cooking and eating utensils.
  • You may bring your own mini fridge for a extra charge of $25/semester , please advise the administrator
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No, overnight guests are not allowed in the residences.  Contact the office for a list of nearby hotels and hostels.

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You will receive your room number upon arrival at UCH.  (Sorry, room numbers cannot be given out prior to arrival).

Your address will be:
[Your room number & letter]
704 McGill Road
Kamloops, BC  V2C 6N7
Canada

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  • Submit cancellation letter in writing (and signed) to UCH office. Payment refunds (less a $250 administration fee) will be prorated and returned upon re-renting of your room.

 

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For placement, we take the following into consideration:

  • the information the students provide in the “Request Box” on their dorm applications.  This box can be found at the top of the dorm application.
  • we also consider gender, age, and what program they are studying as well as the number of years they have been attending university.
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Yes, UCH provides student parking.  The current rate ($100 per semester) is shown the back of your dorm application.  You can add this fee to your Security Deposit and Housing Fees or you can make payment in full when you arrive.  To get your parking pass, you need to purchase it from a UCH Office Administrator.  You will need to bring your vehicle registration to the Office and they will issue your Parking Pass.

Note:  If you Check-In with Security you will have to stop at the front entry and purchase a temporary Parking Pass from the machine.  Do not park on UCH Property without a parking pass.

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No, UCH does not provide internet access.  Please contact an Internet Service Provider (ISP) of your choice (e.g. Shaw, Telus etc.).  Most providers will offer a reduced rate when you prove you are a TRU student.  Most roommates share their internet plan.

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No, UCH does not supply a private mini-fridge.  We do provide a full size fridge in your kitchen, which should allow ample space for 4 students.  You are welcome to bring your own mini-fridge.  We do charge a $25.00 per semester fee for the electricity to run your private mini-fridge.

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