Excellence Lives Here

Student Housing & Residence Life at UTM offers the most diverse range of housing options within the University of Toronto with more than 1,500 spaces of traditional-style rooms, apartments and town houses. Our students will have the amenities necessary to provide the comforting feeling of home.

Living in residence provides students with the skills to be successful, both during their academic career and beyond graduation. First-year students living in residence are placed in academic living-learning communities designed to give students the knowledge and support necessary to succeed in first year.

Experience Residence

  • Learning-living communities, designed around academic areas of study and exist to allow students to live and work in an environment where students have something in common with others living around them
  • First-year students are placed in either traditional dorms,town houses, or apartments;
  • Fully-furnished bedrooms, equipped with a large twin-sized bed, desk, desk chair, dresser and closet
  • Semi-private washrooms shared with one to three other students
  • Location to campus amenities, and access to a wide range of student services
  • Over 100 student leadership and development opportunities offered, such as a community Don or a Peer Academic Leader (PAL)

On-Campus Dining

All first-year students who live in residence are required to purchase a full meal plan, which offers a wide variety of choices, including vegetarian and halal options. Students who live off-campus are also provided the option of purchasing a meal plan.

To learn more about meal plan options, visit:

Residence Guarantee

All first-year students who indicate that they wish to live in residence on their OUAC application and who apply before the specified deadlines are guaranteed a space in residence. This guarantee applies regardless of how close you live to campus.

Student Housing & Residence Life

To learn more about your options, applying, the cost of living, and more, please contact the Student Housing & Residence Life office.

Oscar Peterson Hall, Suite 120
3359 Mississauga Road
Telephone: 905.828.5286
Fax: 905.828.5473 

Off-Campus Housing

Looking for a place to live off-campus? Are you searching for a roommate? Visit the Off-Campus Housing page on the Student Housing & Residence Life website for more information about what's available and learn about the resources available.