Graduate, Optometry, & Student Families

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Why make the Columbia Lake Village (CLV) Graduate & Student Family Community your home? 

Columbia Lake Village is a safe, quiet, and conscientious community of graduate students, optometry students, and student families that has lots to offer, no matter what your housing needs are. Why make the Columbia Lake Village Graduate & Student Family Community your home?  

  • 4-month renewable contracts that align with academic term  
  • Close to campus with seasonal shuttle* 
  • Reliable and trustworthy maintenance services (with a great landlord!) 
  • Onsite support and community building from Campus Housing and Residence Life Dons 
  • All-inclusive living (utilities, high-speed Internet, community events) 
  • Community Centre with ping pong tables, TV for movie nights, and quiet study area 
  • Programming designed with graduate students in mind 
  • Option to live in a 2-bedroom or 4-bedroom townhouse (find out more about tours

*Please note some services and opportunities may be limited due to COVID-19 until further notice 
Please note: Many of the amenities and options differ for student families. Please visit the Student Family Housing page if you are looking for how to apply, available amenities, contract details, and other information.  

How to apply

Frequently asked questions

Prospective Graduate & Optometry Students  

Current Graduate & Optometry Students