Welcome to life at Kelowna's University District.

 
 

University District Kelowna is one of the city’s fastest growing neighbourhoods, driven by the success of the University of British Columbia Okanagan. The area is already home to 7 condominium buildings, 1 townhouse development, a variety of rental complexes, and a 200-lot single family home development. This is your hub to learn more about living, purchasing, and investing in University District Kelowna.

 
 

 
 

Living at
University District Kelowna

University District Kelowna is the ultimate off-campus living option. With more than 400 private apartment residences on one block, Academy Way is the street and neighbourhood for any student looking to be within walking distance to the UBCO campus. Here you’ll find studio, 1-bedroom, 2-bedroom, 3-bedroom, and shared roommate options. There is no better place for Okanagan students to call home than University District Kelowna.

 

Investing in
University District Kelowna

With constant growth at UBCO and an overall low vacancy rate in the city of Kelowna, investing in rental housing in the University District makes for a steady, long-term, Kelowna property investment. Furthermore, when you look at the numbers, you’ll see there are some great investment options for those looking for both generating income (cash flow) or long-term capital accumulation (building equity). This is the hub to explore a condo purchase near UBCO.

 
 

The Buildings

 

Academy Hill

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957/985 Academy Way
A two-building condominium complex featuring 78 residences. Some retail space makes up the lower level of one of the buildings and is home to two restaurants, a convenience store and a liquor store.

U One

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935 Academy Way
A 3-storey condominium building featuring 66 residences, highly sought after by university students. Includes studio, 1-bedroom, 2-bedroom, and 3-bedroom layouts with valleys views, and within walking distance to UBCO. 

U Two

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883 Academy Way
A two-building condominium complex featuring 112 residences in close proximity to UBCO and thoughfully designed with students in mind. Includes studio, 1 bedroom, 2-bedroom, and 3-bedroom layouts.

 

U Three

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775 Academy Way
A 4-storey condominium building featuring 87 residences, highly sought after by university students. Includes studio, 1-bedroom, 2-bedroom, and 3-bedroom layouts with valleys views, and within walking distance to UBCO. 

U FIVE

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753 Academy Way
The latest 4-storey condominium building featuring 72 residences designed specifically for UBCO students. Includes studio, 1-bedroom, 2-bedroom, and 3-bedroom layouts with valleys views, underground parking, and trails right outside.

U SIX

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695 Academy Way
A brand new 3-storey condominium building featuring 57 residences highly sought after by university students. Includes studio, 1-bedroom, 2-bedroom, and 3-bedroom layouts with valleys views, and within walking distance to UBCO. Each suite comes with a full kitchen, in-suite laundry, and a bathroom for every bedroom.

 

U SEVEN

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655 Academy Way
A brand new 3-storey condominium building featuring 57 residences highly sought after by university students. Includes studio, 1-bedroom, 2-bedroom, and 3-bedroom layouts with valleys views, and within walking distance to UBCO. Each suite comes with a full kitchen, in-suite laundry, and a bathroom for every bedroom.

U Eight

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625 Academy Way
Currently under construction. This building is said to be developer Mission Group’s last of the “U buildings”. It will consist of 90 residences including studio, 1-bedroom, 2-bedroom, and 3-bedroom layouts. Developer sales not yet sold out but only 22 residences remain as of September 1st, 2019. The building is slated to be complete and IU ready for occupation by late summer 2020 - just in time for the new academic year at UBCO.