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  • Staircase in Douglas Hall. Named after James Douglas II, whose generous contribution made its construction possible, Douglas Hall residence is unique in history and design.

  • Laird Hall residence on Macdonald Campus is the home away from home for 240 Macdonald students. (Claudio Calligaris)

  • The grounds around the Royal Victoria College residence provide an oasis of calm, even in the bustling heart of downtown Montreal. (Claudio Calligaris)

  • Douglas Hall residence, one of McGill's oldest residences, offers the tranquility and parkland of Mount Royal.

  • McGill Residences: Each year McGill welcomes over 2800 undergraduate and graduate students to dorms, apartments and shared-facilities houses.


Student Housing is a sub-unit of SHHS. Visit www.mcgill.ca/shhs to view our other services.

Welcome to McGill University Residences and Student Housing

The McGill housing website is a one-stop shop for everything you need to know about student housing both on campus and off. Whether you are a prospective student hoping to find out more about undergraduate, graduate, or Macdonald campus residences, or an upper year student looking for information about off-campus housing or Student Academic Staff positions, you can find it within these pages.

Consult the Life in Residences Handbook for essential information in an easy-to-access, illustrated PDF.

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