Laird Hall

Laird Hall is a co-ed residence that provides accommodation for undergraduate, graduate, and Farm Management Technology students. Residents enjoy comfortable rooms, modern kitchens, cozy TV lounges on each floor, a pool table and foosball table, and comfortable study lounges. As of Fall 2014, each residence room in Laird Hall will be equipped with a mini-fridge.

Laird Hall is the ideal residence for your first time away from home. You get to know people on campus, you are close to classrooms and it is easier to get involved in the flourishing MAC life. The residence living staff includes the Residence Monitor, the Assistant-Monitor, Floor Monitor and Floor Fellow to ensure that your stay in residence goes smoothly and is enjoyable.





Single and double bedrooms with common shared washrooms, kitchens and lounges, and smart card-operated laundry rooms. Each floor of the three-story residence has separate sections for men and women while the common areas are co-ed.


  • 251 residents

Residence fees

See Macdonald Campus Fees and accounts.


  • 8 Months (September 1, 2018 until April 30, 2019)


Electricity, hot water and heat are included in the rent.


  • Furnished bedrooms (bedding and bathroom accessories not included). Bedrooms include mini fridges (students should not bring their own mini fridge). The communal kitchen on each floor is equipped with toasters, microwaves, fridge, kitchen table and chairs.

Phone and internet 

The cost of internet connection is included in the residence rent. 


There is no meal plan offered exclusively for students residing on Macdonald Campus, however students may purchase a Voluntary Saver meal plan that can be used on both campuses. (See McGill Food and Dining Services for additional information).

Meals are also available on a cash basis from Le Comptoir Mac, which is open on weekdays for breakfast and lunch and is located on the ground floor between the Macdonald-Stewart Building and Barton Library.


24hr Macdonald Campus Security Office located inside Laird Hall

Locked main entrance (controlled by card access)


On-site card-operated laundry facilities

Bicycle storage

Wireless internet in main lobby

Outdoor parking is available (extra fees apply).