New to Residence

Welcome to Winter Session Residence at UBCO!

We’re so excited you’re going to be living in residence at UBCO! Make the most of your time by following this winter session residence guide to get set up.

This guide is for residents living in Cassiar, Kalamalka, Nicola, Purcell, Valhalla, Skeena and Nechako Residences | Similkameen Place | Lower and Upper Cascades | Monashee Place

Pre-arrival checklist

You’ve accepted your offer. Now what? Here are 8 important to-do’s before moving into residence.

Emails archive

Looking for one of our older new to residence emails? No problem! Have a read through the archive below. 

  • Email 1 coming soon

The residence experience

Living in residence is a unique experience. It can be exciting and even scary for some—but don’t worry, we’re here to support you every step of the way! Here are some additional need-to-knows to make sure you’re set up. 

Other resources for new-to-UBCO students

UBC has a ton of additional resources available for students. Check out some of them below.