December International Student Stay Program

December International Student Stay Program

This holiday break, Campus Housing is pleased to host the December International Student Stay Program. Students who meet the eligibility criteria from Campus Housing will be able to stay in a suite-style residence over the break.  

The program will have the support of Dons and on-call residence staff. Students will receive moving support, orientation programming and activities throughout their stay, as well as kitchen kits to outfit their temporary suite accommodations. 

To keep you safe throughout your holiday stay, Campus Housing staff have implemented numerous safety measures including: 

  • Single occupancy bedrooms 
  • 2:1 shared bathroom ratio 
  • Enhanced cleaning and disinfection protocols 
  • Touchless faucets and doors 
  • Hand sanitizer and disinfecting wipes dispensers throughout residence


  • Be a University of Waterloo undergraduate student on a study permit 
  • Have a confirmed two-term residence contract (fall 2020/winter 2021 or fall 2020/spring 2021) with Campus Housing
    • Note: Both first-year and upper-students in Campus Housing are eligible. 

If you are not eligible but are searching for accommodations over the winter break, please visit our list of short term accommodations.

Dates: December 23, 2020 – January 2, 2021

Cost: $360 + HST

Sign up:

  • Eligible students will recieve a formal email invitation with the payment page and contract to digitally sign and send to If you are eligible and did not receive the email invitation please email

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