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Latest News

We are looking forward to a great fall semester ahead!  Our Residence Life student staff are hired and preparation for training is underway.  Our Admissions team is busy processing applications and deposits and assignments will begin in June.  Our Facilities and Desk Services team are hosting multiple conferences this summer, and renovations are in full swing to keep our residences looking their best!   

This fall, the health and safety of our community continues to be our top priority as we prepare for opening our residences at 100% capacity.

Get vaccinatedU of G strongly encourages students living in our Guelph campus residences in 2022-23 to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.  Learn more about U of G’s COVID-19 expectations for those living on campus on our updated  COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions page.


Website Disclaimer:  Due to the dynamic nature of the COVID-19 pandemic, the information stated herein is subject to change in response to a change in government regulation and/or Public Health guidelines.




Upcoming Important Dates

June 1, 2022: Application and deposit deadline for F22 residence.

June 8 - 19, 2022: Add your preferred roommate/suitemate to your residence application.

July 15, 2022: Deadline to cancel residence for partial deposit refund.

Late July: Room assignments released! 

August 20, 2022: Final check-out date for S22 residence students.

Sept 2 - 4, 2022: Fall 2022 Residence move-in period.

Sept 8, 2022:  Fall 2022 classes begin.

Dec 2, 2022 Fall 2022 classes end.

Dec 17, 2022: Final date for F22 residence check-out. Residence closed Dec 18, 2022 - January 7, 2023.

January 7, 2023: Winter 2023 residence open.


Land Acknowledgement

Student Housing Services would like to recognize that the University of Guelph resides on the ancestral lands of the Attawandaron people and the treaty lands and territory of the Mississaugas of the Credit.  We uphold the significance of the Dish with One Spoon Covenant and the continuing relationship our Indigenous neighbours have with this land. We recognize that today this gathering place is home to many First Nations, Métis and Inuit peoples and acknowledging them reminds us of our relationships to this land where we learn and work.

Learn more on the University of Guelph's website


 *Macleans Comprehensive University Rankings 2022 


If you require any information or document on this website in an alternative format, please contact Student Housing at housing@uoguelph.ca