• Student Residence

  • Student Residence

    While First College does not offer on-campus housing for students, we are able to provide resources to prospective students to assist with finding suitable accommodations for the duration of their program.


    The Artium Student Residence - Safe, Clean, Comfortable Apartment Living For Students.


    At the Artium, students will enjoy fully outfitted and furnished luxurious apartments. Study, work-out, or meet new friends, in Artium generously appointed amenity rooms.


    The Artium Student Residence is centrally located, close to transit, shopping and recreation. Student will have everything they need and want at the Artium. The bus stops outside your front door. Over 11 restaurants and 28 other shops are just steps away around the Willow Park Shopping Mall. Hiking, basketball and a skateboard park are just 2 blocks away at Ben Lee Park.


    Contact Information:

    info@artium.ca OR (250) 980-1114


    Web Link: Artium Website & Artium Gallery


    Please submit your applicaiton to the Artium directly via the Website Link above.


    Brief Introduction:

    • Purpose-built student housing, with a fitness facility, the largest study hall off-campus in Kelowna, a yoga studio and a social lounge….all designed to cater to students.
    • Fully-furnished suites with 50” TV's, including kitchens fully commissioned with pots, pans, dishes, cookware, utensils, dishwashers, microwaves
    • Students only sign/pay for their own room, not responsible for the entire suit
    • Housekeeping services included in the rent, which provides in-suite cleaning twice a month
    • Senior Residents act as advisors, first point of contact, for any resident needs, 24/7
    • Bus stop to/from Downtown right outside the Artium
    • MODO Carshare on site. Artium Residents get a $100 MODO driving Credit
    • Shopping Mall, Groceries, Drugstores, Dollar Stores one block away
    • Rent is $825/month, which includes all utilities and killer WiFi throughout the entire building, not just your suite
    • Laundry facilities, bike storage
    • The Residence Advisors host social events every month, which any/all residents can attend, such as movie nights, game nights, pictionary nights, cooking classes, outdoor sports events, most of them catered by the Artium
    • The Artium exceeds Covid-19 Guidelines for sanitizing, cleaning, screening and social distancing monitoring
    • To hear what students are saying about living in the Artium, check out our Student Testimonial videos at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCSUUpkuU_tjEPQwTxt3kgMA