Students living in Pinecrest House live in a modern residence and are excited to make the building feel like home. They are connected to first-rate resources, including lounge and study spaces and are within walking distance to the vibrant 109th Street area.

Pinecrest residents are a mix of ages and backgrounds and are eager to learn from each other. These international students thrive on common ground here in Canada.





WHO LIVES HERE: Upper-year undergraduate students.

UNIT TYPES: Furnished 2 bedroom (Floor Plan) and 4 bedroom (Floor Plan | 360° Panorama) apartments (bedrooms rented individually).

LEASE TYPE: Annual term lease ending on July 31 of each year (the first lease is 11 months in length and renewals are 12 months).

2018-2019 RATES:

Unit Type Rent*
2 Bedroom (shared) $984 /month (per person). 11 month term lease
4 Bedroom (shared) $879 /month (per person). 11 month term lease

*Wireless internet, heat, water and power are included in the rent.

Please note, all rates are subject to change, including meal plan values. All published rates reflect current values, and any approved changes are posted as soon as possible. In the event of a discrepancy between the official rates and the rates published, the official rates shall prevail.

  • Resident Assistant staff (RAs) trained for after hours on-call duties and individual resident support
  • East Campus Commons community centre with fireplace
  • Communal kitchens and lounges
  • Laundry facilities
  • Parking available through Parking Services
  • No time to cook? Consider a Voluntary Meal Plan!

Pinecrest House is located in the East Campus neighbourhood of North Campus, at 11047-89 Avenue.

The UAlberta Campus Map has directions and building details.

Eastern Ascent is Residence Services upper-year student Orientation program specifically designed for students living in our East Campus residences and runs from August 28 to September 9, 2017.

Eastern Ascent provides residents with the opportunity to develop peer connections and become better oriented to the Edmonton community and UAlberta campus prior to the start of Fall Term Classes.

Eastern Ascent features events to help give you an academic advantage through workshops on time management, applying for research funding and using campus libraries, as well as programs designed to encourage students to connect with their residence community, such as puppy playtime, bonfires in the park and a Day of Service.


Units are fully furnished with a double-sized bed, dresser and study desk with chair in each bedroom, and a couch, coffee table, tv stand, sofa chairs, dining table and dining chairs in each living area. All kitchens come with a stove/oven and a refrigerator/freezer. You will have to bring your own cooking equipment, linens, etc.


At the University of Alberta, we offer a variety of on-campus housing experiences in our residences – whether you are new to university life or in your upper years of study, if you are a student couple or have a family, we have a community for you.


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