Dorms - Traditional Style

VIU Residence has two Traditional/Dorm style buildings. Each building is three stories tall and features beautiful ocean and mountain views. The Traditional Residences were the original buildingas at VIU Residences, and a cosmetic update was completed in 2003.

Each building contains 96 bedrooms, with semi-private bathrooms that are shared between students of the same gender. Each is a single room. Each resident has a wardrobe and a desk. The single room has a single bed, wardrobe and desk.

Every residence has access to a large common area and a large kitchen space. These areas are equipped with shared freezers, microwaves, stoves, TVs and study spaces. All buildings have wireless internet access. The common area is the hub of each townhouse and provides a great space for socializing and connecting with your fellow residents.

Coin-operated laundry facilities are available in the Cedar Centre 24-hours a day. There are also quite living options available. These spaces will be filled based on availability in order of application date.


Alder Building 3 Floor Plan