The newly built C8 Hostel at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Kelaniya was declared open by the Deputy Vice- Chancellor, Senior Prof. Lakshman Senevirathne on the 24th of July 2018.
This hostel which consists of 100 fully- fledged rooms has the capacity to house 400 female undergraduates.
Senior Prof. Nilanthi de Silva, Dean- Faculty of Medicine, Ven. Dr. Kapugollewe Anandakiththi Thero, Director- Student Affairs, Mr. W.M. Karunarathne, Registrar, Heads of Departments and the academic staff members of the Faculty of Medicine and wardens were present at the occasion.