Accommodation Options

Accommodation Options

Campus accommodation can be booked at the time of workshop registration. Accommodation requests that are not the common offering can be purchased separately  (like one night only).

The following residences will be used during MISSA: Strathcona, Duxbury and Grove’s

All residences have a common room that has a full kitchen that includes a fridge, stove, microwave and sink.

The residences on the campus of Shawnigan Lake School are basic student dorms with single beds, a desk and a wardrobe. The rooms will include sheets (fitted and flat), a blanket and a pillow. The bathroom will have a bathmat, hand soap and one bath towel for each person. You will need to bring your own beach towel if you plan on swimming in the lake. There are only overhead lights, no side lamps.

You may need to bring comfort items to make the most of your stay including: a reading lamp, a fan (depending on the weather), extra pillow or blanket and a robe or slippers. You are responsible for all of your own toiletries.

All dorm rooms have single beds. If you are booking a single room there will still be two beds in the room.

The majority of rooms available are Double occupancy with its own bathroom. There is a spot to request a roommate in the checkout. Quad rooms are available, but limited.  A Single room is available to have a single sleeping space, but will share a bathroom with the adjoining single room (“Jack and Jill” style).   Shared accommodations are available for couples provided both are taking a class at MISSA.

Campus accommodation costs include room and meals (breakfast and dinner). Daily lunch, mealtime beverages (coffee/tea/juice) and campus day fee are included in your tuition. All prices are listed in Canadian dollars and are inclusive of applicable taxes.

No pets please. Overnight camping is not permitted on campus, but there is camping in the Shawnigan area:( Bamberton Park)

2023 Accommodation Rates on the Shawnigan Campus
Prices include dinner and breakfast and all applicable taxes. RATES ARE PER PERSON.
DOUBLE: $162/night   (Own bathroom shared between two people – shower stall)
QUAD: $148/night  (LIMITED) Bunkbeds, bathroom down the hall that is shared with those on the same floor (shower stalls)
SINGLE: $183/night (LIMITED)   Own room (sleep space) with bathroom shared with the adjoining single room (Jack and Jill style).

    Price: $148.00 - $1098.00

    This price includes daily lunch, material fees, applicable taxes and is listed in Canadian Dollars

    Attendee Details


    If you need to make a cancellation, please complete MISSA's on-line cancellation form. Phone or email correspondence will not be accepted.

    Click HERE for the form.

    BEFORE May 1: For each course withdrawal, a refund for tuition and any applicable supply fee will be issued, minus a $50 administrative fee.

    May 2 – June 29: For each course withdrawal, a tuition credit for MISSA 2024 will be issued, minus a $50 administrative fee. Any applicable supply fee will be fully refunded.

    AFTER June 30: Course withdrawals made after this date are not eligible for credits or refunds.

    If MISSA must cancel a workshop, students will be offered an alternative workshop. If the 2023 program is completely canceled (due to COVID restrictions for for any other force majeure), a full refund will be given (tuition, material fee and accommodation) or a MISSA credit will be offered.

    On-campus accommodations may be cancelled at any time prior to arrival and will be refunded, less a $50 deposit fee, via Paypal within 30 days after receipt of the cancellation request form.

    Refunds will be issued within 30 days of confirmed receipt of MISSA's online cancellation form and will be processed through PayPal.

    No refunds will be processed during the MISSA Summer Program.


    This price includes daily lunch, material fees, applicable taxes and is listed in Canadian Dollars.

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    Additional information

    Room Size

    Single, Double, Quad

    Number of Nights

    ONE NIGHT ONLY, WEEKEND ONE: 2 Nights: Fri July 14 & Sat July 15, WEEK ONE: 5 Nights: Sun July 16 – Thurs July 20, WEEKEND TWO: 2 Nights: Fri July 21 & Sat July 22, WEEK TWO: 6 Nights: Sun July 23 – Fri July 28

    Dorm Room Gender

    Co-ed, room with a partner, Non-binary, other, Room with men, Room with women