Residences & Meal Plans

Residence Price(s)

$11,000 to $15,000

Includes meal plan (see below), wireless internet, laundry, Residence Council fee and Residence Experience Program (REP) fee.

Room Types

Students entering their first year will be placed in 1 of our first year communities, listed below. Many of the first-year students reside in our traditional-style residence or our townhomes, and the others live in apartment-style residence.

  • Traditional-Style Residence: Oscar Peterson Hall
  • Townhouse-Style Residences: McLuhan Court, Putnam Place, Leacock Lane & Schreiberwood
  • Premium Townhouse-Style Residences: MaGrath Valley
  • Double Room in Townhouse-Style Residence: MaGrath Valley
  • Apartment-Style Residence: Erindale Hall

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Residence provides you with a furnished bedroom; semi-private bathroom; common lounge space; wireless Internet service; and pre-paid laundry.

All first-year students living on campus are placed in academic living-learning communities. Along with a place to stay, you will gain a peer support network to help you navigate through your first year at university.

Residence Guarantee

Residence is guaranteed for all new full-time students entering their first year of university in an undergraduate program for the first time, provided that they meet the conditions listed on the Residence Guarantees page.

Deposit Required

$350, subject to change. Find more details about the residence application fee, or email

Meal Plans

$3,525 - $4,325

First-year students in residence are required to purchase a meal plan.

Other Information

Residence Orientation

Residence Orientation is your chance to get to know your new home, neighbours and residence community, including the Residence Student Staff who are here to support you throughout the year. Learn what it means to be a successful residence student, meet new people, and most importantly - HAVE FUN! The friends you make during this first week on residence may last you the year, for your entire stay at UTM or even a lifetime.