Benefits of Living in Residence
Living in Residence at UTM provides students with an excellent student experience. Students who choose to live in residence at UTM will be provided opportunities to engage with services that are designed to enhance community development, student learning & personal success.
By living in residence, students will be welcomed as part of the residence community and view campus life from an entirely unique perspective. There are many benefits to living in residence, as all first-year undergraduate residents receive: high-speed wireless internet service, a convenient 8-month contract, a variety of housing options & guarantees, a 5-minute walk to class and close access to amenities such as laundry facilities and dining halls. We provide facilities that are safe & secure, well-maintained, and competitively priced in an effort to foster a supportive community that values diversity, equity and inclusion.
At UTM, residents will have the opportunity to build a sense of independence, interact with faculty outside of the classroom and build invaluable friendships that will last a lifetime.
Housing Options & Guarantees
University of Toronto Mississauga Department of Student Housing & Residence Life (SHRL) prides itself on providing a highly supportive, inclusive and enriching living environment for students and their families. By providing safe & secure, well-maintained and competitively priced facilities, SHRL aims to foster the development of a vibrant student community that values diversity, equity and inclusion. Visit our website to learn more about: Housing Styles, Mixed Gender Housing Options, Accessible Needs in Residence & Residence Guarantees.
Students interested in viewing Residence prior to attending UTM are strongly encouraged to join us for a tour in person. Our highly informed Residence Services Assistants (RSAs) will guide participants through traditional-style and townhouse-style units, and are able to answer any additional questions about Residence. If, however, you are unable to join us in person, or if you would like to view our units in advance of your arrival, see our virtual 360˚ Tours.
Residence offers more than 1,500 student spaces, and SHRL provides the most diverse range of housing options designed for undergraduate, graduate and professional students, as well as students with families within the University of Toronto system. After viewing our How to Apply video below, visit the ‘Applying’ section of our website for more information.
As a student, it's important to have stable and comfortable housing in order to focus on your academic success, involvement outside of the classroom and overall enjoyment your university experience. UTM students can visit the University of Toronto Off-Campus Housing Service for a range of housing listings in the city of Mississauga and the surrounding area. This registry is updated through the Housing Services Department at the St. George Campus. You may contact the department by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
At SHRL, our goal is to support your personal and academic success through safe, secure, well-maintained facilities; a supportive, diverse, and equitable community; and innovative programs and services.
Ask us your housing-related questions in-person, over the phone, or through email!
- UTM Student Housing & Residence Life
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