The Canadian College of Performing Arts is nestled cosily between Theatre Lane and Poets’ Corner in the most desirable area of Victoria, only 5 minutes from downtown and a few blocks from the beach. Situated in Oak Bay, the college is two blocks from the Village markets, sidewalk cafes and coffee houses, banks and shops. Down a short pathway lies the Oak Bay Recreation Centre with pools, tennis courts, sauna, skating, weight room, fitness studio and state-of-the-art track.
The Canadian College of Performing Arts occupies 20,000 square feet of dance studios, acting studios, music rooms, stage, dressing rooms, offices, washrooms, showers, lounge and kitchen. Victoria is a very comfortable city to live in where students can jog through green parks and beach trails year round. The city is accustomed to accommodating students from around the world who attend its various colleges and the University of Victoria. The college can assist students to find reasonable home-stay or apartments upon request.
Bicycles, buses and walking are highly recommended modes of transportation.