Living in residence at Carleton University offers you the chance to become part of a vibrant community with many opportunities and conveniences. By making your home right on campus, you will have the chance to form new friendships and develop that important sense of belonging.  Living in Residence is also more than just a meal and a place to sleep; our program cultivates engaged leaders in their current and future communities by helping students develop self-awareness, positive relationships, and positive engagement.

For more information about our Residence program, including the value of living on-campus, please visit our cu-at-home-2017-18 booklet.

As a prospective student, it is important to familiarize yourself with all aspects of the website. To ensure that residence is the right option for you, explore the different sections of our website to get a greater sense of what residence has to offer you! Be sure to take a look at the Residence Videos for a firsthand look at our buildings!

If, after reviewing the website, you still have any questions regarding residence here at Carleton University, please email and a member of our staff will be more than happy to assist you!