Traditional-style housing is a great way to transition to University and form new friendships.
You'll live in a fully-furnished room with shared common areas. Your residence will have its own cafeteria where you will eat all your meals together with other students from your floor.
With 500 double rooms and a centrally-located Community Centre and cafeteria, it's easy to meet new people and develop life-long friendships in REV. Learn more here
Village 1 enables students to spend time achieving their academic and personal goals and to successfully adjust to university life. There are opportunities to spend time studying alone or in groups, and to socialize with others from your house or community. Learn more here
We're pleased to have construction well underway on our newest residence facility within UW Place. Scheduled for occupancy in the fall of 2017, this 12 story building will add an additional 539 beds for students with all-new amenities and features for first-years and upper-years. Learn more here
Suite-style living is a great opportunity to try independent living while still having access to on-campus support.
You'll share a living room, kitchen, and bathroom(s) with your roommates. Take advantage of the grocery shuttle or purchase an optional meal plan to expand your dining options.
UWP combines the independence of living off campus with the convenience of living in residence. You'll learn to live with your suitemates, cook your own meals, and clean your own apartment. Learn more here
MKV offers privacy and independence by providing single rooms in suites, as well as space for social interaction within common areas on each floor and in the Community Centre. If you are outgoing but still want some alone time, MKV might be for you! Learn more here
The community provides a safe and comfortable environment for people of all ages. It is a very diverse community with students and families from all over the world. International diversity is embraced and celebrated. Learn more here
Upper-Year & Other Housing Options
Upper-year & Transfer student residences
- Village 1
- UW Place
- UW Place - NEW RESIDENCE
- Mackenzie King Village
- Columbia Lake Village-South
- Velocity - Minota Hagey
Exchange student residences
Graduate students & Family residence
University College Residences
The University College Residences are independent but affiliated with the larger UWaterloo campus. Each University College is a smaller community with its own character and distinctive programs.
University College Residences: