Added to Concordia‘s college housing in 1996, the Boe-Olsen Apartments are located at the corner of Eighth Street and 10th Avenue South. This facility features 17 efficiency apartments for a total of 34 primarily sophomore, junior, and senior Cobbers.

While offering a different social environment than most residence halls, the college apartments are managed under the same policies and regulations that govern campus housing. The apartments are overseen by a Residence Life professional staff member and a student building manager. All apartments are fully furnished and equipped with a kitchen, which means that participation in a college meal plan is optional.


  • Apartments in Boe-Olsen are studio style and contain one bedroom, a bathroom, a living and dining area,  a kitchen.
  • Returning students who select their apartment during Housing Sign-Up may choose to live with roommates of any gender. 
  • They are furnished with beds (80 inches by 39 inches), study tables, chairs, living and dining room furniture, curtains, internet access, a stove  a refrigerator. Additional refrigeration units must be approved in advance.

Other Features:

  • Laundry facilities: A laundry room is located on the first floor with an automatic commercial washing machine and dryer. Ironing boards are available; students furnish their own irons.
  • Study lounge: There is a small lounge on the first floor of the building, which includes a printer.

  • Cleaning equipment: Vacuum cleaners may be checked out from the building manager.

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