Waterloo - University Ave.

Student apartments & suites

This location is ideal for students attending the Waterloo or Kitchener - Downtown campuses. This property is close to shops, restaurants, grocery stores and Conestoga Mall.

Please note: students can apply to Conestoga housing before they are accepted into a program.

First-year student housing guarantee (Brantford and Waterloo only)

Apply for student housing in Brantford or Waterloo, and make your first payment by July 15, 2024, to secure your place in our Brantford or Waterloo student apartments for the upcoming academic year.

Application process

  • Accept your offer of admissions from Conestoga College.
  • Create a profile in the Student Housing portal at Brantford or Waterloo and submit your student housing application.
  • After submitting your housing application, it will be reviewed and processed by our staff. If in good order, you will receive an acceptance letter and an invoice to make a payment towards your housing fees. Note that processing your application can take up to five business days.
  • Complete the remaining portion of your housing application and make your first payment by 11:59 p.m. EDT on July 15, 2024 to secure your accommodation.

All applicants will be assigned a suite at their selected community. Waterloo applicants will be provided a suite at a Waterloo apartments & suites. Brantford applicants will be provided a suite at the Brantford apartments & suites.

Accommodation preferences

All suites will be assigned on a first come, first serve basis and assignment will be based on preference for suite type and rate. We cannot guarantee the suite type, specific property, and/or proximity to campus. Doon Residence is not part of the first-year student housing guarantee.

Should you require more information about the process, please contact us via the following e-mails:

Rates for Waterloo - University Ave. apartments & suites

Fees include utilities, high-speed internet access, and a furnished suite in a three, four, or six-bedroom apartment. Your Conestoga College tuition account is separate from your Conestoga housing fees account. Do not instruct your banking institution to pay Conestoga College.

Please note: Unlike the college, Conestoga housing cannot defer payments for OSAP.

Annual academic years are outlined in the Student Resident Agreement. See section 1.02 of the Student Resident Agreement for details.

Spring term start: May 4, 2024 - April 25, 2025 (annual academic year 1)

Individual room

Individual room

Options
Payments
One payment
  • $7,788 due April 15, 2024
Two payments
  • $3,894 due April 15, 2024
  • $3,894 due October 15, 2024
Monthly payments
  • $1,298 due April 15, 2024
  • $649 May 15, 2024 - February 15, 2025, due on or before the 15 of each month

Monthly payments require an additional $250 administration fee. 

Please note: submitting your application does not guarantee your payment plan. Conestoga housing cannot defer payments for OSAP. 

Shared room

Shared room: two people per room

Options
Payments
One payment
  • $5,988 due April 15, 2024
Two payments
  • $2,994 due April 15, 2024
  • $2,994 due October 15, 2024
Monthly payments
  • $988 due April 15, 2024
  • $499 May 15, 2024 - February 15, 2025, due on or before the 15 of each month

Monthly payments require an additional $250 administration fee.                

Please note: submitting your application does not guarantee your payment plan. Conestoga housing cannot defer payments for OSAP.                


Fall term start: September 1, 2024 - August 26, 2025 (annual academic year 2)

Acceptances for the fall term start are typically sent out in mid-May.

Individual room

Individual room

OptionsPayments
One payment
  • $7,788 due July 15, 2024
Two payments
  • $3,894 due July 15, 2024
  • $3,894 due February 15, 2025
Monthly payments
  • $1,298 due July 15, 2024
  • $649 September 15, 2024, to June 15, 2025, due on or before the 15 of each month.

Monthly payments require an additional $250 administration fee.                     

Please note: submitting your application does not guarantee your payment plan. Conestoga housing cannot defer payments for OSAP.                

Shared room

Shared room: two people per room

Options
Payments
One payment
  • $5,988 due July 15, 2024
Two payments
  • $2,994 due July 15, 2024
  • $2,994 due February 15, 2025
Monthly payments
  • $998 due July 15, 2024
  • $499 September 15, 2024 - June 15, 2025, due on or before the 15 of each month

Monthly payments require an additional $250 administration fee.                     

Please note: submitting your application does not guarantee your payment plan. Conestoga housing cannot defer payments for OSAP.

Room features

Available amenities

Facilities

  • Laundry room - 24-hour access (paid service)
  • Common room - available to all residents for socializing

Services

Maintenance

Maintenance requests can be made through the housing portal.

Office hours

Service representatives are on-site from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday to Friday. On-call support is available 24/7, please call 519-574-9656.

Transportation

Waterloo campus

This location is a short walk, approximately 4 minutes (under 350m) to the Waterloo campus.

Kitchener - Downtown campus

The location is 4.5km from the Kitchener - Downtown campus. By public transit (GRT) - Route 8 is a 20-minute bus ride from University/Weber to Frederick/Weber.

Parking

You must purchase a parking permit to park while staying in Conestoga housing. This permit can also be used at any campus except the Waterloo campus.

Guests are required to purchase daily parking through HonkMobile Monday to Friday, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Parking is free after 4 p.m. and on weekends.

Walksafe

Walksafe is a service provided by Safety and Security to escort staff, students, and visitors while on campus or at Conestoga housing. This service is available at all campuses upon request, except Milton and Stratford.