Experience CLV-North

Residence tour


Fast facts

Size: 404 residents

Style: Suite

Rooms: 2-bedroom townhouse

Meal plan: Optional

Community: Grad students and families

Mascot: CLV Lake Monster

Graduate contract: 4-month contracts (Fall, Winter or Spring)

Family contract: 12-month contracts (August 1 through July 31 annually) with 60 days’ notice terminations

Building: CLV-North consists of 167 furnished units for grads and 82 unfurnished townhouses for families. Each townhouse is complete with 2 bedrooms, 1.5 shared bathrooms and a laundry room.


Features and amenities

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Front desk

Available to all residents 8:00 a.m. to midnight, 7 days a week. The front desk offers: photocopying, stamp purchases, parcel pick-up and mail distribution. You can also visit the front desk to sign out: equipment, facilities, movies and games.

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Wireless Internet

All rooms and common areas include an unlimited high-speed Internet connection.

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Dons are upper-year and graduate students who provide students with mentorship and support. There is one don for every 8 undergrad townhouses. The CLV Graduate & Student Family Community is divided into Neighbourhoods each term.

There are 7 neighbourhoods in the Fall/Winter and 4 neighbourhoods in the Spring. Each neighbourhood has 1 Don

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Utilities included

Heat, electricity, water and internet are all included with your residence fee.​

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Laundry facilities

Laundry facilities are located in the basement of your unit. Irons and ironing boards are also available from the Front Desk for you to use. 

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IT Service Desk

Located in the V1 community centre, the Residence IT Service Desk offers free technical support and services to all residents.

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Shared amenities

As a UWaterloo resident, you have access to amenities located in other residences including: gaming tables, movies, multi-faith room, music rooms, fitness rooms, tutoring centres, cafeterias and study rooms.

Please note due to the guest policy during COVID-19, residents are not able to visit other residences until further notice 

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Community centre

CLV residents have access to: foosball, ping pong, pool tables and organized events and programming. 

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Eatery and dining

While no cafeteria or dining hall is located in CLV, students can access The Market at the Claudette Millar Hall, Mudie’s located in V1, or REVelation located in REV.