Thompson Rivers University
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McGill Housing

McGill Housing has 300 self-contained rooms, divided into 75 units, in three buildings. Each unit shares a kitchenette, a common area, and a washroom. All residents have access to a central building with study and recreation space. Each housing unit is assigned to four males or four female students.

McGill Housing units include:
  • Rooms with private outside entrances, some with city views
  • A bed, desk, sink, kitchen with microwave, and fridge in each room
  • 24-hour front desk reception
  • A central building with kitchen facilitites, card-operated laundry, bike storage, mail, big-screen TV and seating area, barbecue, deck, pool tables, free wireless internet and a study area
  • Regular, planned social activities
  • On-site management and 24-hour security
  • Easy access to shopping two blocks away
Guaranteed residence space for first-year students

If you currently live outside of Kamloops and attend TRU for the first time in a degree or diploma program of at least two years, you can live in residence — but be sure to apply by March 1. After that date, applications are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. Applications open for the fall semester on Feb. 1, and for the winter semester on Oct. 1.


1055 Campus Drive,
Kamloops, BC
V2C 6N2
Phone: 250-852-6330
Fax: 250-372-2757