Devries Centre is known around campus as having a “family” atmosphere and provides a home to 1st and 2nd-year students on its 3rd and 4th floors.
Its setting offers incredible bird’s eye views of campus to the south and west, and local mountain ranges to the north and east. Housing in Devries Centre is "suite-style", where two double-occupancy rooms share an adjoining bathroom and shower. Having the most lounge space on campus per student Devries Centre is the ideal place for studying, building relationships and experiencing the TWU community.
The first and second floors of Devries Centre are home to the TWU School of Education, including classrooms and faculty offices. The main floor lobby supports a small cafe called the Cognoscenti (“Cog” for short) that offers specialty coffees and a light meal menu.
Devries Centre Amenities
FIRST & SECOND Floors
- Elevator accessible
- Wireless internet
- Easy access to School of Education classrooms and faculty offices
- Cognoscenti Café in the main floor lobby
- Large laundry room on main floor outfitting change machine, 8 washing machines, 8 dryers, and 2 large sinks (shared by approx: 140 students) (coin-operated [$1.25 per cycle] large-load-capacity washers and dryers)
THIRD & FOURTH Floors
- Two common floor lounges fitted with comfy couches and coffee tables, with large screen TVs,
- Enclosed study rooms in two common lounges fitted with individual tables and chairs for study. Wireless internet
- 1 lounge per hall area fitted with whiteboard, coffee tables, and couches
- 1 common lounge per hall fitted with small kitchen (microwave, fridge, and sink), coffee tables kitchen table, and couches
- 2 small patio areas on the 4th floor