Housing

Exchange student can choose to apply for University Residence or can look for off-campus accommodation.

University Residences: apply early!

Residence Services provides on-campus housing for both undergraduate and graduate students, including those with families. Our communities offer convenient access to campus, the chance to live with your peers and programs that enhance social, academic and personal development.Space is limited, so apply early! Please visit www.ualberta.ca/residences for information about specific residences, residence rates and to apply online.  You may also receive a residence application through the exchange administrator at your institution.

New international undergraduate students entering their first year at the University of Alberta are guaranteed on-campus housing if they apply by the April 30th deadline.  This guarantee is only applicable for September move-in dates.  Students coming to the University of Alberta in January are encouraged to apply for housing as soon as possible.

For more housing information including temporary accommodation, please visit the Education Abroad website.