Academics

Residence and Meal Plans

Living on Campus

Living on campus provides students with the opportunity to make great friends, participate in Residence events and live conveniently close to where they study.

Visit The Centre for Housing and Residence Life webpage to find more information about living on campus.

Questions? Contact the Centre for Housing & Residence Life: at 902-420-5598 or residence.life@smu.ca


Residence & Meal Plan Costs

 Single & Double Rooms Description of Vanier & Loyola residence buildings.

Vanier & Loyola

Room fees

8-month

Meal plan fees

8-month

Total costs

Single Room

 

 

 

10 Meal Plan

 

$3,715.00

$10,345.00

14 Meal Plan

$6,630.00

$4,030.00

$10,660.00

7-Day Freedom Plan

 

$4,355.00

$10,985.00

       

Double Room

 

 

 

10 Meal Plan

 

$3,715.00

$9,070.00

14 Meal Plan

$5,355.00

$4,030.00

$9,385.00

7-Day Freedom Plan

 

$4,355.00

$9,710.00

 

Rice Apartments
Description of Rice residence building.
A meal plan is not mandatory, however, Rice residents may purchase voluntary meal plans to supplement their own cooking. Voluntary meal plans should be purchased directly from Aramark (902-420-5599).

 

8-months

Double Apartment

$5,560.00

Single Apartment

$6,835.00

Super Single Apartment

$7,040.00

 

Senior ApartmentsDescription of Vanier and Loyola residence buildings.
Residence accommodations for 3rd year, 4th year, graduate, and mature (over the age of 21) students. A meal plan is not mandatory.

Vanier & Loyola

8-months

Senior Apartment
(Shared bath with kitchen)

$6,835.00

   

Super Single Senior Apartment
(Shared bath with kitchen)

$7,040.00

   

Senior Apartment
(Private bath, mini-fridge and microwave

$6,735.00



Meal Plans

There are various meal plan options for students living on or off campus. Students living in Loyola and Vanier are required to have a meal plan. Apartment style accommodations do not require a meal plan however students may opt to purchase a voluntary meal plan.

For more information on mandatory and voluntary meal plans, visit the SMU Dining website.