Residence COVID-19 FAQ

McGill COVID-19 info

For the most up-to-date information on the current situation.

Interested in living in residence?

Applying & Fees - McGill Residence

Guaranteed AccommodationWe offer secured housing to all first-year undergraduate students, 22 years of age and under, who have accepted McGill's offer of admission.

Please note that when students accept their offer to live in residences, they are committing to a lease under Quebec law for the full academic year. There will be withdrawal penalties for those who choose to terminate their contract. For more information visit Cancellation Policies.

We’re aware of the current challenges faced by the Fall 2020 incoming student cohort and are committed to supporting you. We will consider extenuating circumstances related to the current global situation in regards to the deposit refund. Please notify housing.residences [at] if you must withdraw your application due to unforeseen circumstances caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Exchange Students

Questions? Please contact the Student Housing and Dining Service Centre: housing.residences [at]

  Check out AskMcGill, our interactive online Q&A tool.

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