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McNeill House

Mailing Address:

McNeill House, Student room #

40 Lower Albert Street
Queen’s University

Kingston, ON K7L 3T8 

Front Desk: 613-533-3183

Completed in 1955 and renovated in 2006, this undergraduate co-ed residence is located at the intersection of Lower Albert Street and Bader Lane. It is named after William Everett McNeill, an English professor and a colourful and influential former Vice-Principal of the University (1930 – 1947).

McNeill House is a mixed gender residence with 220 beds in a mixture of single and double bedrooms.


  • mixed gender environment with single and double rooms
  • Bedrooms range in size from 10 x 13 to 12 x 17 – please note that bedrooms can vary considerably in terms of size and furnishings
  • Bedroom furniture was upgraded in 2007


Washrooms – 2 communal but gender specific washrooms on each floor
Laundry – located on the lower level
Kitchens –snack kitchens with microwave and fridge are located on each floor and attached to a common room
Wireless Internet – available in the common rooms on the lower level
Vending Machines – located on the lower level


  • Lower level features large common space with large-screen TV,  fireplace, pool table room, study room and multi-purpose reflection room
  • Study rooms located on each floor

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