Residence Communities


Community. Convenience. Connection. 

Your residence hall is more than a place to live. It’s the heart of your university community. Our unique residence communities bring students together to share incredible experiences and learn alongside one another. Our students and professional staff create fun and informative events for residents throughout the year!

Learn more about the residence options and decide which one is best for you to enhance your learning experiences at the University of Guelph.


2024 Residence Application Guide

Browse our flipbook below to get a snapshot of all of the various residence living options available on campus.

Click here to access the Application Guide full-screen. To download as a PDF, click here


Enhance Your Experience

At the University of Guelph, we strive to enhance every student's residence experience by offering you opportunities to make your residence environment more than just a place to live.


Group of students working with colorful materials and creating art

Living Learning Communities

Information about Indigenous House, Eco House, International House, La Maison Francaise, Arts House, and more. 


An open textbook on a wooden table

Academic Clusters

Our academic learning communities offer the support of a cluster leader in a range of different subject areas. 


Students engaged in physical activity on a field

Themed Living Communities

Interested in a quiet study-intensive community, or want to live with like-minded students in a substance-free area? 



Our Communities

Each residence is unique in its style, features and sense of community. Click on a residence below to learn more. 


View of Residence East Village Townhouse Building from outside

East Village Townhouses