Lower/Upper Cascades


About

Lower/Upper Cascades is an ideal environment for upper year and graduate students to live in a friendly, communal atmosphere with roommates.

Quick Facts

  • Winter & Summer Session
  • Townhouse-style residences
  • Fully furnished four bedroom suites
  • Internet included
  • Central air conditioning and balcony
Residence Addresses

3174-3212
University Way
Kelowna, B.C.
V1V 1V8

information@okanagan.housing.ubc.ca

Rooms

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    Four Bedroom

    Four single private bedrooms, two communal bathrooms, kitchen, living area and eating area. All areas fully furnished.

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Facilities

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    Front Desk

    Services are located in the Nicola Residence. This is where to make a payment, pick up parcels, borrow keys or ask a question.

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    Residence Life

    Residence Advisors live here and provide support and opportunities for meeting people.

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    Meal Plan

    These suites come with kitchens. All residents can purchase an optional meal plan for added convenience and savings at campus food outlets and partner locations.

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    Laundry Facilities

    Machines operate on a convenient card system—no need to worry about coins. Machines are located in Building C in Lower Cascades and Building J in Upper Cascades.

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    Parking & Bicycle Storage

    Limited monthly parking is available for a fee. Bicycle storage is available at Purcell or Monashee Place.

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    Fitness Facilities

    UBCO campus has widespread recreational opportunities for students. Local nature trails are also steps away.

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    Health & Safety

    Residents can access health services at Kalamalka Residence and programs like SafeWalk. There are regular patrols of residence properties.

Sustainability Features

UBC has been recognized internationally for its commitment to sustainable living. Many residences have modern sustainability features designed to reduce waste, energy consumption, and water use.

Residence Life

“I wanted to meet people and get really engaged in the university experience. That’s why I chose to live in residence.”

Each residence at UBC Okanagan has a team of Residence Advisors who work hard to promote a safe, inclusive and enjoyable community for residents.