Apply to live here

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

  1. Apply for Summer 2018
  2. Apply for Fall/Winter 2018-2019
  3. Pay rent and fees

 

Apply for Summer 2018 (May to August):

 

We are now accepting applications for summer 2018 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 2018 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.

June 2018 Update: We still have some room available at Menno for the month of August. We also have rooms available for male applicants at our 2nd site – the G House @ UBC! If you want to apply for the G House specifically, contact us and we will send you the G House application form. 

Summer rates, per month (2018)*

  • Small or regular room: $559.10 online, discounted to $550 if by cheque
  • Large room: $599.74 online, discounted to $590 if by cheque

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


 

Apply for Fall/Winter 2018-2019 (September to April):

 

We are now accepting applications for academic year residents.

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 2018-2019 Application Form.
  3. Pay the $50 application fee (see “Pay rent & fees” below).

Applications are reviewed and responded to in “batches”. The deadline for the first batch was March 31, 2018. However, applications will continue to be received and reviewed in batches until August, as spaces become available.

Fall/Winter rates, per four-month semester (2018-2019)**

  • Small room: $2387.90 online, discounted to $2350 if by cheque
  • Regular room: $2611.42 online, discounted to $2570 if by cheque
  • Large room: $2753.66 online, discounted to $2710 if by cheque

**Note that these amounts include rent as well as the following fees: $85 for community meals, $85 for retreats, and $40 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

  • 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), OR
  • 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).

Application fee (Fall/Winter only)