To indicate your interest in residence accommodation, simply check off "yes" in response to the question regarding residence accommodation on the admission application form.
If you have neglected to indicate that you wish to be considered for a space in Residences on the General Application Forms, please contact the Student Housing Office.
For the September 2013 admissions cycle, McGill is pleased to guarantee residence accommodation to all newly admitted undergraduate students who are:
- 22 years of age or under (on Sept 1), and
- starting their first year of university studies, and
- admitted to the university by June 15.
All renewable and one-year McGill Entrance Scholarship awardees entering university in September 2013 will be guaranteed one of their top two choices of residence building, provided they apply by the residence application deadline of midnight, Montreal time, June 17th. Should one of the smaller residence buildings fill up before all scholarship winners are placed in their first choice, scholarship awardees will be guaranteed their second choice of residence building. Descriptions are available on the following website:
Please note: students with guaranteed residence admission, including scholarship students, must pay their $1500 residence deposit along with a $30 residence application fee before midnight on June 17 (EST), in order to confirm their space in residence. See Room reservation for more details.
First Nations students
First Nations students of any age, admitted to the University at any time, who desire accommodation at First Peoples' House should consult this page for more information.