October 15, 2021
GEC Living is one of the largest student accommodation providers in Canada. GEC currently operates seven buildings across Vancouver, with multiple locations in development. GEC provides safe, clean, and easily accessible living accommodations for international and local students studying in Metro Vancouver. Our conveniently located residences are situated near transportation hubs and shops and offer various room types, all fully furnished, with access to both private and shared living spaces and amenities.
GEC complies with public health orders with regard to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please review the following information.
The following GEC policies are in effect until further notice:
1. Face masks are mandatory for indoor spaces.
Face masks are now mandatory in all indoor public settings. At GEC, this includes all building common areas, such as the office, lobby, student lounge, elevators, and hallways.
2. No more than 5 guests inside your suite.
Please restrict your social gatherings to a maximum of 5 guests at your residence. Do not invite friends without your roommate’s approval or if either of you feel sick. EACH guest must register before entering or they might be evicted from the building.
3. Keep washing your hands regularly.
Hand hygiene is still extremely important, continue to wash your hands with soap after touching high-risk zones, if soap is not available, please sanitize your hand. Always cover your mouth with your arm or tissue if you need to sneeze or cough.
4. Resume housekeeping to bi-weekly
GEC has resumed housekeeping bi-weekly. We will provide an announcement when we decide to resume the housekeeping service weekly. Please contact us if you require additional cleaning supplies.
5. In-person office appointments are limited
In-person office appointments are limited to schedule only. Appointments can be scheduled with our Leasing Advisor or on-site caretakers.
6. Fitness Center Operates at Limited Capacity – reservation and vaccination required
Residence fitness centers are open. However, drop-ins are not available. Fitness sessions must be registered online in advance to limit the number of guests at a time, a proof of vaccination will be required as well. Please sign up prior to your workout to secure a spot and help us monitor the use of facilities. Always wipe down the equipment before and after use.
If you are experiencing any symptoms of COVID-19, contact your local public health authority and isolate yourself at home for 14 days to avoid spreading it to others.
For more information call HealthLinkBC at 8-1-1 or visit HealthLinkBC’s website.
Please know that your safety is our utmost priority. Feel free to let us know if you have any questions about GEC’s Health and Safety Protocols at this time. Thank you for your cooperation and understanding.
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