Your browser does not support JavaScript!
Logo: Western University Canada
Residence at Western
Logo: Housing at Western University
What's New
Moving Out of Residence

View our Move-Out Guide before you pack up and leave and you'll have a smooth check-out!

You're required to move out of residence within 24 hours of your last exam, or by noon on April 30, 2017, whichever is earliest. For those of you who do not have final exams, you're expected to vacate after your last class. Reques

ts to stay longer than 24 hours past your last exam must be made to your Residence Manager via the Front Desk no later than April 7 (last day of classes).

Stay with us this Summer!
Western Summer Accommodations

Western offers affordable short- and long-term summer accommodations From mid-May to mid-August, right on campus. Conveniently located in Ontario Hall and London Hall, Western Summer Accommodations are the ideal choice for anyone visiting, working or studying in London during the summer.

To find out more, please visit

Residence Closure

Residences close noon December 22, 2017.

Classes end December 7 and the exam period begins Saturday, December 10 after two designated Study Days (December 8 & 9, 2016). Students are to vacate residence 24 hours after their last exam unless they have completed and received approval for an "Extended Stay Request" from their Residence Manager - a form available at your front desk.

Please be advised that residence closes at noon on December 21, 2016 for the holiday break and will reopen at 8:30am on January 7, 2018.

Good luck on exams and have a safe and enjoyable holiday break!

Residence Staff Applications

Interested in joining the Rez Staff Team? Don't miss out!

Find everything you need to know about joining our amazing residence staff team at

Become a Rez Soph!

What's YOUR Rez Soph Story?

Pop in to the Rez Soph Sneak Peek Rally on Monday, Nov. 14 in HSB Room 40 at 10:10PM to see what Rez Sophing is all about. Applications are open for ONLY two weeks (Nov. 14 - 28) so head over to to learn more.

Upper-Year Applications Open!

Choose your building, live with your friends and reserve your suite.

After first year, all students who are single and studying full-time on main campus are welcome to live in residence.

Applications are available online via myHousing and if you apply before December 19, you'll receive a $200 food credit and be entered into a draw to win either a MacBook Pro, Complete package of Residence Linens or a $100 Book Store gift card. For more details, visit

Running low on funds? Top-up 24/7

You can top up your flex dollars online at any time using your credit card. You will need your student number and Western username/password to log in. Try it today at

Need to talk?

Stressed out about school or just need to vent? Your health and well-being are important to us. Residence Counsellors provide professional and confidential counselling services on a wide variety of issues free of charge to students living in residence. If you need to talk, email one of our Residence Counsellors at

Get Involved!

Looking for programs and events while living in residence? Check out our RezLife.

Our Office of Residence Education & Programs offer students many exciting opportunities to get involved while living in residence, such as Western Homecoming, Take Care Fair, Alternative Spring Break and much more. Check out all our on-going programs and events at

Orientation Week 2016

One week until move-ins and the start of your Western O-Week!

Visit the official Orientation Week website for Western University's Orientation Program at

There you will find updates and all the information you need to sail through Orientation Week - we hope you have the time of your life. It all starts on Move-In Day!

Are You #offtorez this September?

Enter for a chance to win a TV for your room! If you're entering your first year and packing to go #offtorez this fall, don't forget to participate in our Instagram contest. See contest details in our Instagram bio @westernurezlife.

Residence Placement Announced!

Please visit myHousing to view your residence placement and to submit your mandatory residence contract and emergency contact information. You can also provide us with any medical information you feel is necessary. You will be able to view your residence invoice and review payment options and payment deadline dates.

Also a reminder: If you haven't already provided the Registrar's Office with your photo for your Western ONECard student ID, please upload your picture as soon as possible by logging in to

Residence Linens

Subtitle: Kitchen utensil and cookware starter kits as well as linen sets available for convenient purchase from Residence Linens! View items and place your order at:

Residence Placements

By mid July, incoming first-year students will be informed by email of their residence building assignment, their individual move-in date and instructions, as well as a statement of fees. We look forward to welcoming you to Residence at Western and appreciate your patience. Keep an eye on your Western email!

Summer Residence Tours

Summer residence tours are available as part of Western's campus tours, and can be booked online. During your visit, you will have the opportunity to view both a hybrid-style (Ontario Hall) and suite-style residence (Essex Hall).

To book your campus/residence tour, please visit

How to Pay Your Residence Fees

Looking for our payment methods? You can find a list of our accepted payment methods at our Payment Methods page.

Contact Us     |     FAQ     |     Docs & Forms