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Set yourself up for success and start your housing search early! Looking to explore the region and the different housing options available? See below for listings and regional information about places to look for housing. Review the resources on this site to learn what you need to know before you rent, information about signing a lease, legal details, safety, and maintenance resources and how to stay connected to your community while living off- campus. 

Explore Waterloo Region

Find out more about where you live! Explore an interactive map while searching for off-campus housing options in the Kitchener-Waterloo area, or to learn more about a specific neighbourhood zone.

It is important to check to see where the rental is in relation to campus.

Check out the ION and GRT Transportation systems. Getting to campus is easy if you live along the transportation routes. Consider expanding your search preferences to find the right place for you. Getting to campus is easy if you live along the transportation routes. Consider expanding your search preferences to find the right place for you. Learn how to use the GRT as a UW student and expanding your search preferences to find the right place for you. 

map of Waterloo Region

View our student housing map. Please note: Travel times listed are approximate. For more accurate times, enter the address of your destination on Google Maps.