GEC Viva

At GEC Viva, student housing in Downtown Vancouver has never been more exciting. GEC Viva is a 17-floor tower in the heart of downtown, featuring panoramic views of the city and the North Shore Mountains. With dozens of schools, shopping centres, and transportation nearby, the possibilities are endless when everything is at your doorstep.

Downtown Vancouver is home to school campuses like SFU Vancouver (Simon Fraser University), UBC Robson Square (University of British Columbia), BCIT Downtown (British Columbia Institute of Technology), University Canada West, Fairleigh Dickinson University, and more.

Watch the city come to life on the famous Granville Street and experience a bustling Vancouver when you stay at GEC Viva student residences and accommodation. If you are a new, local, or international student looking for an affordable student housing or apartment for rent in Vancouver, give GEC Viva a try!

Testimonials

“GEC Viva is perfectly located in the downtown central of Vancouver, with all necessities for living a short distance away. The furnished rooms and apartments are stylishly incorporated with consideration for comfortability and convenience! It’s also a great way for students to make friends and ease into the prospect of city living with tons of support.” – Haley

“GEC is a very secured place in downtown Vancouver for students. The location is really good and all the food restaurants and shopping malls are close.There are many grocery marts too including shoppers drug mart. As you will be living with your roommates you will get opportunities to make friends here.” – Raima

Fully Furnished Apartments
Finding a place is hard enough. Keep it easy with fully furnished and move-in ready student housing apartments around Vancouver.
WiFi and Utilities
Enjoy all-inclusive WiFi and utilities in your student apartment and building common areas.
Convenient Location
By foot or by bus, all your downtown amenities are just 5 minutes away.
On-Site Management
Security, housekeeping, maintenance, and support staff to keep your focus on what’s important.
In-Unit Laundry
With a washer and dryer in every unit, you don’t have to worry about coins or laundry cards.
Fitness Centre
Never miss gym day with complimentary access to our fully equipped fitness centre.
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Move-in Ready Apartments

  • Fully furnished apartments
  • Fully equipped kitchen: appliances, cookware, and utensils
  • Stove, oven, dishwasher, and refrigerator
  • Bathrooms with bathtub and shower
  • In-suite laundry: washing and drying machines
  • Living room and dining room furniture
  • Study desks and chairs
  • Individual heating systems
  • Additional storage space

All-inclusive Amenities

  • Full utilities: water, electricity, heat, and garbage disposal
  • Unlimited high-speed wireless internet
  • Weekly housekeeping
  • Roommate matching
  • Access to the fully equipped fitness centre
  • Professional on-site management
  • Fob-controlled entry and security on premise
  • 24-hour building CCTV
  • On-call maintenance
  • Bicycle storage
  • Paid underground parking available

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Standard Shared Bedroom

The Standard Shared Bedroom at GEC Viva features 1 bunk bed or 2 twin beds for two students, with access to the apartment's fully equipped kitchen, bathroom(s), and in-unit laundry machines.

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Roommates: 2
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Beds: 1 bunk bed or 2 twin beds
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Premium Shared Bedroom

The Premium Shared Bedroom at GEC Viva features 2 twin beds for two students, and includes a fully equipped kitchen, bathroom(s), and in-unit laundry machines.

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Roommates: 2
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Beds: 2 twin beds
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Private Sectioned Bedroom

The Private Sectioned Bedroom at GEC Viva features 1 loft bed for one student with a door and dividers for privacy. Students have access to the apartment's fully equipped kitchen, bathroom(s), and in-unit laundry machines.

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Roommates: 1
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Beds: 1 twin bed
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Private Bedroom

The Private Bedroom at GEC Viva features 1 loft bed or 1 twin bed for one student, with access to the apartment's fully equipped kitchen, bathrooms, and in-unit laundry machines.

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Roommates: 1
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1 Bedroom Apartment

The fully furnished 1 Bedroom Apartment at GEC Viva includes a fully equipped kitchen, a bathroom, in-unit laundry machines, and 1 queen bed, 1 bunk bed, or 2 twin beds.

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Beds: 1 bunk bed or 2 twin beds
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1 Bedroom Plus Den Apartment

The fully furnished 1 Bedroom Plus Den Apartment at GEC Viva includes 1 fully enclosed bedroom with one queen bed, one bunk bed, or two twin beds, 1 sectioned bedroom with one twin bed, a fully equipped kitchen, bathroom(s), and in-unit laundry machines.

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Beds: 3 twin beds
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5-Step Booking Process

  1. Complete our online application form.
  2. Our residence team will email you within the following 24 hours.
  3. Sign your lease.
  4. Make your first month’s payment.
  5. Move in and join the GEC community!

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