Dawson Creek campus student housing


view of Dawson Creek Campus residence from above

Student housing is comprised of two wings with capacity for 190 students and includes assisted living units. The living areas surround a common block with a games area and separate study areas.

Choose from one, two, three, and four bedroom units. There is a two bedroom wheelchair-accessible suite on each floor. Each bedroom is furnished with a bed, small dresser, bookshelves, computer station, chair, and is internet and telephone ready. Each unit has a kitchen with a stove, fridge, microwave, table, and chairs. Each floor is equipped with a washer and dryer. Vacuum cleaners are available for residents' use. Long-term stay students provide their own bedding, linen, towels, dishes, and utensils. These items are provided to short-term stay students.

Open flames are not permitted inside student housing. Pets of any kind are not allowed. Cleaning is shared equally between you and your roommates.

The campus has a gymnasium and a large field. The bookstore can provide you with textbooks and school supplies, and also sells an assortment of Northern Lights College logo items.

kitchenliving roomliving/dining area 


The main campus building houses the campus cafeteria which offers a selection of low-cost meals Monday through Friday for breakfast and lunch. The library is also located here.

Campus living is affordable, convenient, and fun. Northern Lights College provides opportunity for success both academically and socially.

Dawson Creek is a beautiful city with shops, museums, ice arenas, downhill and cross-country skiing, bowling lanes, golf courses, walking trails, ball diamonds, a swimming pool, theatre, and other outdoor and indoor recreational opportunities.

It also offers a hospital, medical clinic, general practitioners, medical specialists, complete dental services, physiotherapy, and chiropractic services.

The Dawson Creek transit system operates at scheduled times throughout the day with a regular bus stop located on campus.

FAQ - Short Term Housing  | FAQ - Long Term Housing

Payment Methods for Student Housing PDF

Important move-in information — Incoming housing residents: please read this pdf prior to arrival

Contact a Student Housing Manager:

Email dc-housing@nlc.bc.ca or call 250-784-7524.




  • The College reserves the right to modify or cancel any program, course, timetable, fees, or objective without notice or prejudice.
  • All student housing occupants are reminded to familiarize themselves with the Student Housing Guide and Handbook.