Attending college is about furthering your education and setting goals for the future but it's also about having FUN and making new friends and great memories. Apply today to live in on-campus housing and experience residence life!
Our mission is to provide you with comfortable and secure accommodation and a residence life program which supports every student.
Purcell House is a secure building located on the Cranbrook Campus which means you are close to all College amenities such as the Library, Student Services, and the Gymnasium. Purcell House is located next to the Cranbrook Community Forest which allows you access to walking and bike trails. Equipment rentals such as snowshoes and cross-country skis are available to rent from the Student Life Department.
Each living unit is equipped with:
Full kitchen (2 fridges and 1 microwave)
kitchen table and 4 chairs
Each bedroom is equipped with:
office chair, desk, garbage can, mirror
cable, telephone and internet outlets (contact local service providers for installation)
2 Common Lounges with a Color TV and DVD
coin-operated Laundry facilities
There's always something going on in Residence! It's not uncommon to see friends out for nature walks through the Community Forest located right outside our door, showing off their BBQ'ing skills, or taking part in a badmintion challenge.