Apply to live here

2017 spring retreat group photo MSCOn this page you’ll find:

  1. Apply for Summer 2017
  2. Apply for Fall/Winter 2017-2018
  3. Pay rent and fees

Apply for Summer 2017 (May to August):

 

We are now accepting applications for summer 2017 residents.

There are two steps to apply to live here for the summer:

  1. Carefully review what it’s like to live here, with particular attention to General Info and Summer Specifics.
  2. Submit an online application form: Summer 2017 Application Form

There is no application fee for summer applications. Once we receive your summer application, you can expect to hear from us within about a week.

Summer rates, per month* (2017)

  • Small or regular room: $543.86 online or $535 (discounted if by cheque)
  • Large room: $584.50 online or $575 (discounted if by cheque)

*Ask us about rates if you need to request specific dates other than monthly

Apply for Fall/Winter 2017-2018 (September to April):

 

We are now accepting wait list applications for 2017-2018.

There are three steps to apply to live here for the academic year:

  1. Carefully review what it’s like to live here, with particular attention to General Info and Fall/Winter Specifics.
  2. Submit an online application form: Fall/Winter 2017-2018 Application Form
  3. Pay the application fee of $50 using PayPal (including a $1.10 service charge), or mail a $50 cheque/money order, made out to Menno Simons Centre, to 4000 West 11 Ave, Vancouver, BC, V6R 2L3.

Applications are reviewed and responded to in “batches”. The deadline for the first batch has passed. However, applications will continue to be received and reviewed in batches until August, as spaces become available.

Fall/Winter rates, per four-month semester (2017-2018):

  • Small room: $2308.65 online, $2272 (discounted if by cheque)**
  • Regular room: $2532.17 online, $2492 (discounted if by cheque)**
  • Large room: $2674.41 online, $2632 (discounted if by cheque)**

**Note that these amounts include rent as well as the following fees: $80 for community meals, $80 for retreats, and $32 for student activities, per four-month semester.

Pay rent and fees

 

Security deposit

  • Pay the $250 security deposit by PayPal (including $4.30 service charge), OR
  • Mail your $250 cheque/money order, made out to Menno Simons Centre, to 4000 West 11 Ave, Vancouver, BC, V6R 2L3.

Rent

  • Mail or deliver a cheque/money order, made out to Menno Simons Centre, to 4000 West 11 Ave, Vancouver, BC V6R 2L3 (see discounted rates above), OR
  • Pay your rent by PayPal, including the required processing fee of 1.6% plus $0.30. If you forget to include the fee on top of your rent amount, you will need to pay it separately (by cheque if necessary).

Application fee (Fall/Winter only)