Do you think you have the best room in CapU Housing? Are you renowned for your decorating and creativity? Do your organization skills rival Marie Kondo? Or maybe your comfy room is just the place that everyone wants to be. Join the residence room revolution!

Students hanging out in room in CapU Residence

Enter the Best Room in Residence Contest

Enter for a chance to win a $200 gift card and have your room featured in the Capilano University Viewbook! Share three photos of your room on Instagram using the hashtag #myCapUhome by March 21, 2019 to enter.

Contest Rules

  1. Share three photos of your creatively decorated room in CapU Residence on Instagram using the hashtag #myCapUhome.
  2. All entries must be submitted by 11:59 pm PST on March 21, 2019.
  3. Student Housing Services staff will select three finalists. Finalists will be contacted on March 22, 2019 to confirm their eligibility and schedule an official photo of their room.
  4. Finalists will be announced on March 25, 2019 on Instagram (capilanou), Twitter (@capilanou), and Facebook (Capilano University) at which time voting will commence.
  5. Voting will remain open until April 1, 2019 at noon. The finalist with the most likes, shares, and interactions across Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter, will be named the winner.
  6. The winner will be announced on April 2, 2019.
  7. By submitting an entry, you agree to the Contest Rules.
  1. You must be a current Capilano University student, living in CapU Residence to enter the contest.
  2. Permission from all students assigned to the room in the photos is required for participation. Roommates may choose to enter as a team, or on their own.
  3. Only one entry per room. In the event there are two submissions for a room, the second entry will be disqualified.
  1. By entering the contest, you agree to the use of submitted photographs, photos/videos of you and your room taken by University staff, and your first name by Capilano University for promotional purposes including, but not limited to, print marketing materials, social media and websites. Capilano University will not share the full names or room numbers/locations of participants for privacy reasons.
  1. Prizes will be awarded as follows:
    First Place: $200 Gift Card and a feature photo in the 2020/2021 Capilano University Viewbook
    Second Place: $50 Gift Card
    Third Place: $50 Gift Card
  2. Prizes will be available for pick-up at the residence front desk (117 Grouse Hall) as soon as the winners are notified and must be claimed within 30 days of notification, or the prize will be forfeited.
  3. Winners must consent to participate in a professional photography session with University staff on or before April 15, 2019. Failure to comply will result in the forfeiting of the associated prize.
  4. No purchase or payment necessary to win.


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