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We are here to help you!

* COVID-19 NOTICE * Our Student Housing staff are currently working remotely - but we are still here to serve you! Contact us by email, telephone or live chat.


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General Inquiries:


Phone: 519 824-4120 ext. 58700

Fax Main Office: 519 767-1670


Office Hours

Main Office (Maritime Hall):

Monday through Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Family Housing/West Residence (78 College Unit # 132)

Monday through Friday 8:30 am to 12 noon and 1:00 to 7:00 pm

Saturdays from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm

* Please note that the University and Student Housing Services is CLOSED during the Holiday Break period 


Our Mailing Address:

Student Housing Services

Maritime Hall, 50 Stone Road East

University of Guelph,

Guelph Ontario N1G 2W1



Who Should I Call?

Student Housing Services is made up of several service areas to help you. You can direct your inquiry to the most appropriate service area below.


Residence Admissions

519-824-4120 ext. 58701


  • For general inquiries, applications, deposits, room transfers, withdrawals, and payment of fees.


Residence Life

519-824-4120 ext. 52348


  • For community life, residence assistants, safety, conduct, programming or matters relating to your residence experience. Contact information for the Residence Life Managers and Assistant Residence Life Managers is found here.


Residence Facilities and Desk Services

519-824-4120 ext. 53761


  • For inquiries about building condition, work orders, damages, custodial services and service desks.
  • Inquiries about Summer Hostel should be directed to


Family Housing

519-824-4120 ext. 52551

  • General inquiries about rentals, rates, application and accommodation availability.
  • Inquiries about community life, safety, neighbourhood issues and programs should be directed to



Meet Our Team! 

Irene Thompson


Irene Thompson,

Director, Student Housing Services


Phone: ext. 53468


Brent Harwood


Brent Harwood,

Associate Director, Residence Facilities


Phone: ext. 54361


photo of Patrick Kelly


Patrick Kelly

Associate Director, Residence Life


Phone: ext. 52238


Leanne PIper


Leanne Caron

Manager, Residence Admissions, Marketing, Family Housing Rentals


Phone: ext. 53421


Ward Ilsley


Ward Ilsley

Manager, Facilities


Phone: ext. 53316


Mark Colvin


Mark Colvin

Manager, Business Operations


Phone: ext. 52344


Julie West


Julie West 

Manager, Research and Special Projects


Phone: ext. 52789



Joanne Mead

Desk Services Manager


Phone: ext. 53654