About GEC

GEC (Global Education City) is Vancouver’s largest student residence and accommodation, providing the leading living experience to enhance your university journey. GEC redefines your traditional student housing accommodation in Vancouver by offering flexible monthly rentals, all-inclusive amenities, and off-campus solutions with an easy booking process. At GEC, you are more than just a number in a waitlist—you are part of an inclusive community of vibrant, likeminded individuals.

At GEC, we combine great value, desirable locations, and thoughtful amenities. Every GEC student housing rental in Vancouver is fully furnished and move-in ready, featuring contemporary furnishing and modern amenities in bright and airy apartments. Each apartment includes a fully equipped kitchen with stainless steel appliances, kitchen utensils, and cookware, and a set of washing and drying machines, so you never have to worry about coins or laundry cards again. In addition to the long list of accommodations, GEC provides housekeeping, maintenance, and security services, so you can keep your focus on what’s important.

Student living should be easy, so keep it simple at GEC student residences in Vancouver.

Since 2015, we have accommodated:






Convenient Locations

GEC student residences are located in beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia, the 3rd largest city in Canada. Conveniently located within Vancouver’s comprehensive transit network, GEC connects you with your classes, your friends, and everything Vancouver has to offer. Whether you study at UBC, SFU, BCIT, KPU, Langara College, or another school, choose from any of our locations and see for yourself why GEC is the leading student accommodation in one of the best places to live.

Easy Rental Options

GEC student residences has options for every lifestyle, whether you are more introverted and prefer a quiet room to yourself, or more extraverted and thrive in a lively household of likeminded individuals. At GEC, there is no need to be tied down to a year long contract or fuss with homestay fees. With roommate matching, monthly leasing, and over a dozen student rental options across four locations in Vancouver, we have something for you, too!

All-Inclusive Amenities

At GEC, student housing has never been easier. GEC student residences gives you the whole package and then some, without having to search through hundreds of Vancouver rentals, negotiate contracts with utility companies, and spend extra money on furniture and appliances. We have done all the heavy lifting, so your monthly rent includes highspeed unlimited WiFi, all utilities, complimentary amenities and support services in one simple payment.

Professional Property Management

GEC’s full-time management team works around the clock to provide a seamless transition to student housing. Our services include student support, social events, centrally monitored security system, and maintenance among others, so whether you’re coming from a neighbouring city or from a country overseas, you can also live like a local. Pick your school, pack your suitcase, and let us take care of the rest.