Residence Life (RL) apartments
Whatcom Community College has limited apartments in three local complexes to lease to both international and domestic (in-state and out-of-state) students. All are within two miles of campus, furnished and electricity is paid. Interested students can access our housing application using the link below. Application are processed in the order they are received.
- 2018-19 apartment options
- 2019-20 apartment options
- 2018-19 housing application
- 2019-20 housing application
Dates & deadlines
||SUMMER 2019||Fall 2019||Winter 2020||Spring 2020||Summer 2020|
|RL apartment application priority deadline||May 10||Aug. 9||Nov. 15||Feb. 21||May 15|
|Housing placements sent to domestic students||May 28||Aug. 26||Dec. 9||Mar. 9||June 1|
|Housing placements sent to international students||TBD||TBD||TBD||TBD||TBD|
|Classes begin||June 24||Sept. 24||Jan. 8||Apr. 7||June 29|
|Classes end||Aug. 16||Dec. 13||Mar. 27||June 19||Aug. 21|
There are many apartment complexes located within walking distance from the College or close to a Whatcom Transit Authority bus line. The average rental costs for apartments near WCC can range in price from $800 per month for a studio apartment, to $1,100 for a two bedroom apartment. Generally, these apartments are not furnished and students are required to buy all household necessities. Please review Bellingham rental information for more information on housing options.
For information on additional housing options for international students, please visit the International Programs page.