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Visiting faculty rentals

Please note these apartments are not available for students.

Beacon Tower apartments


Perfect for visiting faculty and researchers, the University of Waterloo has short and long-term apartment rentals available.

Approximately a 5 minute walk to the University, the Beacon Tower apartments are fully furnished and all inclusive.

We offer 1-bedroom (4 units available) or 2-bedroom (3 units available) apartments and recommend you reserve as early as possible as these units fill quickly.

» Reserve a Beacon Tower apartment

Rentals include

  • A queen bed, dresser, night tables, lamps, and alarm clock
  • Linens, bedding, and towels
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Pots, pans, dishes, cutlery, and housewares
  • Vacuum, broom, and mop
  • Four-piece bathroom
  • Full kitchen with table and 4 chairs, refrigerator, stove, microwave, and dishwasher
  • Furnished living room, sofa, chair, coffee and end tables, TV, and desk
  • Large outdoor balcony
  • Laundry facilities are located on the main floor of the building
  • Hydro, local telephone service and high speed Internet

Note: minimum stay is one month. Parking is extra and can be arranged with the superintendent of the building. Pets and smoking are not permitted.

Rental rates


1-bedroom unit

$1700 / month

2-bedroom unit

$1900 / month


For your convenience, we accept the following forms of payment:

  • Cheque
  • Visa, Mastercard, ​AMEX
  • Interac
  • Departmental account numbers

Beacon Tower application link

Rental rates

1-bedroom unit


2-bedroom unit


For your convenience, we accept the following forms of payment 

  • Cheque

  • Visa, Mastercard, ​AMEX

  • Interac

  • Departmental account numbers

Please contact Waterloo Residences
519-888-4567, ext. 32679