Student Housing

Off-campus housing

DISCLAIMER
Okanagan College accepts listings of accommodations for the convenience of its students. The listings posted on this site are neither approved or recommended by Okanagan College. Okanagan College does not perform any information, background or clearance checks on the landlords or authors of the listings, nor is any of the information contained within the listings verified for accuracy. Okanagan College does not assume any responsibility or liability relating to or arising out of the information contained within the listings provided on this site.

Salmon Arm / Revelstoke

OCSU Salmon Arm campus housing bulletin board:  Located in the student lounge next to the Okanagan College Students' Union office, this bulletin board contains suite, apartment and house rental information.  Both students and landlords may post advertisements on this board. All postings must be approved and stamped by a Salmon Arm campus OCSU staff person.

Please contact the OCSU (250) 832-2126 local 8229 or the Administration Office (250) 832-2126 for assistance.

Salmon Arm

BC Classified
A comprehensive classified tool compiled by Black Press which includes housing listings in Salmon Arm, Revelstoke, and many other communities in British Columbia.
BC Housing
The Government of British Columbia provides help with subsidized housing for lower income families. For eligibility information and application forms, please go to the BC Housing website.
Kijiji Salmon Arm
All Classifieds Salmon Arm

Revelstoke

We encourage you to seek out accommodations in Revelstoke as early as possible.

Revy Rentals Facebook group
Join the Facebook group to post your request or find out about available rental housing.

Revelstoke Property Services
Provides rental housing, including affordable housing. Contact RPS to learn more about the application process.

Need assistance? Contact Shauna Stocker for support with your housing search.

Vernon

Vernon OC Students Association www.vsaoc.ca. Direct link https://vsaoc.ca/online-services/available-housing. Must sign up as member to place listings and to view listing.  If assistance is required call 250-545-7291; Toll Free 1-800-289-8993.      

Apartment Love
BC Housing
Kijiji
Indigenous Housing Providers
Rent Board
Rent Faster
Trovit
Vernon Morning Star Classifieds
Vernon Students' Association OC
Zoeken
Mitula

Penticton

The Penticton campus does not have on-campus student housing at this time; however, there are several community resources available for students looking for housing options in the South Okanagan area.
Rental listings compiled by College staff as a service to students, Okanagan College compiles a list of Penticton and area rental listings for students. This list is updated weekly. Newest listings are added to the bottom.

Building in Penticton with OC logo

Community listings:

  • BC Classifieds: this tool features listings posted to Black Press newspapers, such as the Penticton Western News and Summerland Review.
  • RentBC: this is a premium-based rental marketing service that includes housing listings in B.C. communities. All listings are added and maintained by the landlord or property owners and all types of accommodation are included.
  • Castanet: An online free classified service in the Okanagan.
  • Craigslist: An online free classified service. Penticton housing is included in the Kelowna’s Craiglist page.
  • Kijiji: An online free classfied service in the Okanagan.
  • StartHereOkanagan: This community portal acts as a resource for people considering relocating to the South Okanagan.
  • BC Housing: Some students are eligible for housing assistance, rental assistance and/or financial aid for accessible home modifications. Visit their website to determine eligibility.

Information for new renters

Living on your own for the first time can be an overwhelming experience, with lots of rules and new terminology involved. B.C. tenancy laws set out the rights and responsibilities of renters and landlords in tenancy agreements. Here are some important links for new renters:

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NOTE: All listings will be date stamped and kept for 6 months before it is deleted unless the listee contacts our office to delete it sooner or asks for it to be extended.

Landlords 

If you would like to post a listing for one of our other campuses please see Vernon, Penticton, or Salmon Arm sections above.

 

Kelowna listings

The Artium

The Artium Student Housing is a conveniently located, fully furnished student housing at the corner of Dundas Road and Highway 33. Both transit stops for the #8 Okanagan College bus are right in front the building. Willow Park Shopping mall, with over 38 restaurants, grocery stores, drug stores and Dollarama, are only steps away. All suites feature stainless steel appliances, 50" TV’s, leather furniture, and air conditioning. Bedrooms are fully furnished with shared kitchen, living room, and bathrooms. The Artium includes a fitness room, yoga studio, Kelowna’s largest off campus quiet study, a social lounge, bike storage, rooftop patio, and multiple laundry facilities. Meet other residents at our regular social events. Rent is $825/month and includes all utilities, Telus HD TV, Hi-Speed WiFi, and housekeeping services twice a month. The Artium features MODO Carshare on site, and Artium residents receive a $100 MODO Driving Credit. To hear what students are saying about living in the Artium, check out our YouTube.
For more information please visit http://www.artium.ca/ or contact Dave at info@artium.ca.

Robson Mews

Robson Mews offer Kelowna students a safe, clean, comfortable home in a convenient location steps away from amenities. It pairs the conveniences of home with the essentials needed for a successful student career. The first floor of Robson Mews consists of 2 commercial spaces (TBA) with 7 quad dorms on the second and third floor and six quad dorms on the fourth floor. These dorms are fully furnished and the individual rooms are furnished with one desk, one chair, one single bed with two drawers, and a stackable dresser. The living area offers one sofa, one single chair, one island with stools, one dining table with two chairs, and one fully equipped kitchen. Each quad dorm will have two bathrooms (one bathroom per two students). There will be a 24/7 Property Manager on site and a fob security system. Robson Mews also boasts communal mailboxes, a social lounge with balcony and foosball table, a study room equipped with Telus high speed internet 150 throughout, a group study area, a theatre room equipped with Netflix subscription, air-conditioned and heating building, LED lighting, cleaning of common areas weekly, and coinamatic laundry systems. Rent is $800/mo. Covered parking is $40 and uncovered parking is $25. For more information please visit https://robsonmews.com or contact Lee-Ann Doris at 778-215-5886 or by email robsonmews@gmail.com.

The Shore

Situated along the edge of one of Kelowna’s best tourist attractions, Gyro Beach, The Shore offers 103 new student housing suites with floor places ranging from Studio Suites ($1500/mo), one bedroom and den ($1700/mo) to three bedroom with lake views ($3000/mo). Offering high speed internet and Optik TV, all utilities, pet friendly options, stainless steel appliance package inclusive of in-unit washer and dryer, flat screen televisions and private balconies, along with many unique features and amenities. The Shore has you covered! The Shore is situated in the highly-sought after Lower Mission area, known for boutique shopping, trendy restaurants, quaint coffee shops and vibrant atmosphere. Suites available with flexible options on start dates and length of stay to suit your needs. To complete applications, view the available floor plans, or to request more information please visit www.theshorekelowna.com/live

Area Date Listed Details Short Term 
(6-11 weeks)
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(6-12 months)
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Area Date Listed Details Short Term
(6-11 weeks)
Long Term
(6-12 months)
Price Contact
             
Area Date Listed Details Short Term
(6-11 weeks)
Long Term
(6-12 months)
Price Contact
Lower Mission July 4, 2022

Completely furnished large one bedroom basement suite with separate entrance. Large windows allow lots of light in suite. Suite has fridge, stove, microwave, dishwasher, washer and dryer. Utilities and cable are included as well as a parking area. This is a quiet family home in the desirable Lower Mission area, close to transit and amenities. Please contact for pictures and more information.

N Y $1500/mo Please contact Darla McGuirk via email at darlamcguirk@gmail.com
Lower Mission July 4, 2022 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom furnished suite available. Includes fully equipped kitchen, utilities, private entry, private laundry and off street parking. Ideal for single student with vehicle. Approx 10 min walk to Okanagan College. Pictures are available. Available from September 1 to June 30, 2023. N Y $1300/mo Please contact Jennifer Kuntz via email at jen.a.kuntz@gmail.com
South Mission

July 4, 2022

Available for rent fully furnished private entrance ground floor walkout suite. Suite backs onto patio with beautiful backyard. The suite is located in the South Mission area of Kelowna, which is close to many businesses, a park and a walking trail in Kettle Valley. By car the suite is close to some great wineries and a beach. The suite has 1 bedroom, 1 full bathroom, family room with gas fireplace and 40” TV, a kitchen (with some small wares), a storage room and a shared laundry room that is closed off to the tenant during laundry time. Rent will include utilities such as water, gas, electricity, AC/heat and high speed WiFi internet. Parking is available right beside the house and a bus stop is nearby. Please msg to book time to view suite in person.

N Y $2100/mo Please contact David via email at alumni4ever@yahoo.ca
West Kelowna March 16, 2022 Cute furnished suite, lower level of home in quiet neighbourhood. Double hot plate, microwave, toaster oven, fridge but no stove. All dishes, pots and pans provided. Linen supplied if desired. Shared laundry. No pets, no partying, no smoking in suite. Separate entrance, parking off road, close to bus route. Utilities included. Y Y $1100/mo Please contact Misty Powell at 250-317-2641 or via email at mistywelshgal10@gmail.com
Lower Mission March 11, 2022 Fully furnished clean, quiet suite with separate entrance. Includes TV, Wifi, has shared laundry and parking. Half KM to nearest bus stop. Y N $500/weekly lease contact William Reglin at 250-470-8690 or via email at bhr888@gmail.com
Lower Mission March 8, 2022 Available April 1, 2022. Furnished 1 bedroom suite – safe, clean and quiet. Newer 900’ private suite. Good natural light, private entrance. Very short drive to OC and KGH. Queen bed, 42” TV, full kitchen with all dishware, W/D, Wi-Fi, heat, lights, cable TV, off street parking all included. Great neighborhood. No pets, no smoking. One occupant only, photos available upon request. Y Y $1550/mo Please contact Kathleen Zucchi at 250-863-4435
Central Kelowna January 25, 2022 Available for 2022. Fully private, fully furnished suite in central Kelowna. Located 5 min drive to Okanagan College. This completely private accommodation includes bathroom (toilet, shower), kitchen, sink, fridge/freezer, microwave, hot plate, washer/dryer, smart tv, double bed, secured entry, plenty of in suite storage, small private yard and parking on property. This is a single occupancy accommodation for students only. It has a secure private yard and coded locks for easy access. Located next to 16 km of Mission Creek trail system for outdoor activity. This is a non smoking unit, no drugs or vaping on property. All utilities and wifi are included in monthly rent. Proof of schooling is required. Damage deposit is required. N Y $1250/mo Brad Eburne via email at studenthousingkelowna@gmail.com
Spring Valley January 17, 2022 Fully furnished, brand new mini bachelor suite with full private bathroom and wet bar. Brand new extra comfy mattress, basic linens and dishes/cutlery. All utilities provided in rental amount including Ethernet connection and Shaw Fibre+ GIG internet. Separate entrance, centrally located on Springfield by the new Costco. Off street parking provided. Short term rental until mid-May 2022. No pets, no smoking inside. Y N $315/week Please contact Matthias Krohn at 250-859-7038 or via email at bramkrohn@gmail.com
Rutland North December 9, 2021 Legal and spacious ground level 2 bed, 1 bath suite. Looking for quiet individuals or students. No smoking, no vaping, no drugs, no parties, no pets. References required for employment and previous landlords. Half a month damage deposit, 30% of electricity bill. Street car parking available, no laundry. Great location in Rutland North, 5-7 mins drive distance to UBCO, close to Hwy 33 and 97. Near shopping, transit, parks and restaurants. Pearson Elementary is within walking distance.
Available Jan 1, 2022.
N Y $1600/mo  Please contact Renu via email at rlagaah@gmail.com
Lower Mission November 26, 2021  Available January 1st to May 31st. Fully furnished basement suite, looking for 2 students that are quiet, non-smoking. 2 minute walk to bus stop, parking available. Utilities included. N Y $1800/mo Please contact Patricia via email at patriciamckinley@shaw.ca
Hospital Area/Pandosy November 16, 2021 Newer furnished carriage house. Kitchen has fridge, stove/oven, toaster oven and microwave. Bathroom with shower. Washer/Dryer in unit. Rent includes utilities and WiFi. Weekly rental considered. One person only, non smoker and no pets. Close to Okanagan College. Y Y $1400/mo

Please contact Susan at kosmo56@hotmail.com 

Area Date Listed Details Short Term
(6-11 weeks)
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(6-12 months)
Price Contact
Lower Mission June 21, 2022 2 separate bedrooms available in a family home for September start of classes (short and long term okay). Rooms are fully furnished and above ground. Sharing of a full bathroom between the two rooms. This is a quiet comfortable house suitable for serious responsible students. Must be non smoking (including vape) and non drug using. Laundry and full kitchen available, WiFi and basic utilities included. Parking is available on quiet street, close to bus stop and 12 minute walk to H2O bus exchange. 5 minutes from beach. No pets, no parties, no overnight guests, COVID responsible. Willing to reduce rent if 2 renters apply together for 2 rooms. Damage deposit $375. Y Y $750/mo Please contact Suzanne Harrington via email at sandah22@gmail.com
Lower Mission June 15, 2022 Available Sept 1, 2022. Short term 6-11 weeks or 12 mths available. Furnished bedroom with private washroom in upstairs of townhouse with home owner on main floor. Home owner has small dog on premises. No pets, no drugs, no alcohol, no parties, no vape, no smoking, no sleep overs, no boyfriends or girlfriends hanging out or sleeping over. Street parking only, bus stop close by. Banks, grocery stored, restaurants and fast food all close by and 10 min walk to Okanagan College. Beach is 5 min walk away. WiFi provided, utilities included. Damage deposit of $450 is required. Room has single bed with dresser, closet, night stand, lamp, desk, chair, pillow and bedding provided. Washroom with tub/shower curtain includes bath towels, bring or purchase own toiletries. Shared kitchen, space in fridge for groceries and cupboard space for groceries, use of kitchenware is available. Y N $900/mo Please contact Trish at 250-801-7020
Kelowna June 9, 2022 Furnished bedroom with private bath. Wi-Fi, cable TV included. Shared with one other person. Non smoking. Seeking mature student for academic year, potentially longer. Fixed term lease. N Y $1000/mo Please contact Tony Bucci via email at t_bucci@yahoo.com
South Rutland May 24, 2022 Available June 1 to August 31, 2022. Furnished room and house. Near Costco, Mission Creek back entrance, great roomies. No pets. Y N $850/mo Please contact Karla Medina at 778-378-6259 or via email at karlam129@gmail.com
South Rutland April 19, 2022 Available immediately. Short or long term rental. Ideal for Apprenticeship, Trades person and/or Foundations Trades person. Private entrance to upper level of house. Fully furnished living room, kitchen, bathroom and storage closets. Bedroom keyed for private access. Common area to be shared with another Okanagan College trades student. Access to use back yard, gazebo, patio and garden. No overnight guests. Includes utilities and internet. $200 security deposit, returned when exiting if no damage.     Y Y $650/mo Please contact Betty at 250-878-7930 (text or voice mail message) or via email at 61monica61@gmail.com (preferred contact)
West Kelowna April 19, 2022 Furnished 1 bedroom in owner occupied new townhome in Shannon Lake area. Shared bathroom, laundry and kitchen. Only 5-10 minutes’ walk to bus stops. International students welcome. Best suited for single, quiet male. Utilities included, no smoking, no overnight guests, no parties and no pets. Require ½ month deposit. Available May 1st. N Y $800/mo Please contact Thao Kenny at 250-300-4326 or via email at SpringGrass@protonmail.com
Gordon Drive April 5, 2022 2 large bedrooms with queen sized beds in basement with private entrance from the garage and back of house. Both rooms newly renovated and furnished. Full bathroom is shared. Parking is beside house. Quiet and comfortable house, 2 minute walk to bus station. There is laundry and kitchen. All utilities including Wi-Fi included.
International students welcome, female students preferred. Damage deposit $300. No smoking, no overnight quests, no parties, available immediately.
N Y $685/mo Please contact Eugenie Le via email at thaolett@yahoo.com
Kelowna March 31, 2022 Furnished bedroom in owner occupied home in Upper Mission. Newer home close to bus stop. 20 mins from Okanagan College. Available May 1, 2022. Please text with info about self. N Y $1050/mo Please contact Alison Gablehouse at 250-899-1099
Lower Mission March 29, 2022 Furnished room with own bathroom, non smoking room. Ideal for single male. Utilities included. Across street from H2) Fitness Centre and Bus Station. Available May 1 to Sept 30, 2022. Y N $850/mo Please contact Adam Kilshaw at 778-581-5932 or via email at amyemmons88@gmail.com
Lower Mission May 19, 2022

Available September 1 to long term and short term rentals. Best suited for single, quiet male. Large furnished bedroom with private bathroom on 3rd floor. Includes furnishings, linen, utilities and Wi-Fi. There is shared kitchen and laundry. Complex has gym, infrared sauna and outdoor pool. Walking distance to beaches in 5 mins, Okanagan College in 20mins. There is a bus stop across the street. Non smoking and no pets.

Y Y $775/mo Please email Kim Olson at olsonklo@gmail.com
Upper Mission March 16, 2022 Furnished basement bedroom with furnished office/study and private bathroom in a quiet family home. One parking space available, private bathroom. Full use of partial kitchen in basement – toaster oven, microwave, portable induction cooktop and shared use of downstairs living area. There are two medium sized friendly dogs in home who will want to be friends with potential renters. Utilities included. N Y $1000/mo Please email Fiona Lenton at fionalenton@yahoo.ca 
Glenmore February 8, 2022 Private bedroom on bottom floor of family townhouse that has private full bathroom attached. Sound proofing is excellent. Owner and two children live in home. Main floor has living room/kitchen and small family room. All utilities included including wifi. There is dog and cat in home. Meals can be included for additional cost. N Y $1000/mo Please email Chelci Ward at camward84@gmail.com
Central Location Feb 1, 2022 Available immediately for up to 6 mths. Bright furnished bedroom with bed, desk, private bathroom and shared laundry and common areas. Includes all utilities and wifi. Y N $700/mo Please contact Agnes Boyko at 250-717-7911
Central Kelowna January 26, 2022 1 bedroom in a 3 bedroom house. Shared bathroom, kitchen and common areas. Plenty of storage space and parking. Utilities included with rent – internet, heat, AC, laundry, electricity. Close to downtown and bus stops N Y $950/mo Please contact Evelyn Dennis via email at evelyn.dennis27@gmail.com
Central Kelowna January 25, 2022 Available for 2022. Private newly renovated 1 bedroom, single occupancy. Located 5 min drive to Okanagan College. Newly renovated completely private room. Room includes a bathroom (toilet and shower), kitchenette, sick, small fridge, hot plate, microwave, double bed, smart tv, wifi and heated floor. Parking for one car on property. This is a non smoking home. Very secure with coded locks for entry. Large private yard with outdoor gym. Located next to 16km of trail along Mission Creek for outdoor activities. All utilities and wifi are included in monthly rent. Proof of schooling will be required, damage deposit required. No pets. N Y $975/mo Please contact Brad via email at studenthousingkelowna@gmail.com
Kelowna January 17, 2022 Furnished room available in new home. Recently built close to KLO and College. Parking available, washer and dryer on site, fenced yard. Looking for clean, responsible, respectful tenant who will get along with family in home. No pets, no smoking and no parties. Available immediately. N Y $850/mo Please contact Maizal Munif via email at maizal@gmail.com
West Kelowna December 14, 2021 Available Jan 4th. Furnished 1 bedroom with queen sized bed, chair, dresser, TV, WiFi and cable included. Large private bathroom with tub and shower. Shared kitchen only. Private entrance. Preferred female student, parking spot included. Landlord has one friendly medium sized dog. No drugs, parties, pets or guests. Require current employment reference and previous landlord reference. Require ½ month deposit. N Y $750/mo Please Contact Kathy at 778-363-1065 or email at kace55@hotmail.com
Upper Mission November 18, 2021 Beautiful, newer 5 bedroom home in Upper Mission. Currently owner occupied as well as 1 OC student. Seeking 1 more student for January – May. All utilities, wifi included, parking available. Safe, quiet neighbourhood, steps to bus route and 15 mins from OC. Non smoking, no pets. Y N $950/mo Please contact Alison Gabelhouse via email at agabelhouse66@gmail.com
Kelowna November 18, 2021 2 bedrooms in family home available for start of classes in January. Both furnished and above ground. Share a full bathroom between the 2 rooms. Parking on quiet street or 1 minute walk to bus of 12 minute walk to H2O bus exchange. This is a quiet comfortable house suitable for serious responsible non smoking (of any kind) students. There is laundry and full kitchen. Short or long term. International students welcome. Damage deposit $375. No pets or overnight guests. $25/mth reduction if 1 people apply for the 2 rooms together and are the right fit for this rental. Y Y $750/mo Please contact Suzanne Harrington via email at sandah22@gmail.com
Area Date Listed Details Short Term
(6-11 weeks)
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(10-12 months)
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Happipad

Multiple home-share placements available for long term rental in Kelowna: Rutland, Lower Mission, Glenmore, and Lake Country. All host homes are verified and inspected by Happipad. All homes are fully furnished and includes utilities. Happipad will match students with a suitable host home based on personality, interests, and location. Prices range from $600-800 per month. For more information please contact Cailan at cailan@happipad.com or visit www.happipad.com.

Area Date Listed Details Short Term
(6-11 weeks)
Long Term
(10-12 months)
Price Contact
Lower Mission (Crawford) April 5, 2022 2 bedrooms available in a 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom furnished home. Shared with two other male roommates. One bedroom is $600/mo plus ¼ utilities and shares a bathroom with one other tenant. Other bedroom is $700/mo plus ¼ utilities and has private bathroom. Parking on driveway and 10 minute drive to Okanagan College. N Y $600 / $700/mo Please contact Catherine Vincent via email at dandcvince@gmail.com
Kelowna January 17, 2022 Furnished room available in new home. Recently built close to KLO and College. Parking available, washer and dryer on site, fenced yard. Looking for clean, responsible, respectful tenant who will get along with family in home. No pets, no smoking and no parties. Available immediately. N Y $850/mo Please contact Maizal Munif via email at maizal@gmail.com 
Area Date Listed Details Short Term
(6-11 weeks)
Long Term
(10-12 months)
Price Contact
Kelowna May 24, 2022 Unique one bedroom apartment, fully furnished to a high standard throughout. Living room is good size with spacious fully equipped kitchen. Ample storage space in unit and is situated in residential area of downtown. Unit comes with own off street car parking space and all utilities are included. Apartment is available now. N Y $1850/mo Please contact Cameron Laurence at 1-613-703-4268 or via email at cresrentalsguides@gmail.com