The Region of Waterloo and Housing

The Region of Waterloo

Kitchener/Waterloo is among the top 20 startup ecosystems in the world. We are home to some of Canada's largest tech companies, global think tanks, and innovation hubs, with brands like Google and Shopify making the move to Kitchener/Waterloo. Our city has an entrepreneurial spirit that continues to propel us in the creation and development of new ideas.

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Being a student is all about discovering yourself and the world around you. Living on campus supports that journey by allowing you to make connections and find the support you need to grow, learn and discover. 

You may choose between 

Campus Housing applications are open to graduate students each term although availability can vary throughout the year. Find about campus housing fees and how to apply.

Spaces in family housing are very limited and Campus Housing maintains a waitlist for this group.

Study and living costs

The amounts reflect estimated living costs for a single person living in Waterloo (lower amount is based on shared accommodation), and show the amounts by month, academic term (4 months), and year (3 academic terms).
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