As the COVID-19 situation continues to evolve, the University is actively engaged in planning for various potential scenarios for the fall term. We appreciate that this is a time of uncertainty for all and we will continue to communicate directly with you with more details regarding course delivery and residence options for the fall term. Residence applications are open and are being processed and we look forward to having you join our community at Queen’s. Please check the FAQs on the admissions page for regular updates.
Application for residence for the 2020-2021 academic year (Full term and Fall only) will be available on July 1, 2020.
Applications for the winter only term will be available from October 1 through October 20, 2020.
Know your deadlines
Full term (September 2020 – April 2021) – Applications and deposit are due July 1, 2020.
Fall term only (September 2020 – December 2020) – Applications and deposit are due July 1, 2020.
Winter term only (January 2021 – April 2021) – Applications are due October 30, 2020. Deposit deadline will be provided to those successful in the lottery.
How to apply in 3 steps
If you are planning to live in residence, please complete the application and submit your deposit using the deadline relevant to the term(s) you are applying for.
Upon receipt of your offer of admission, you only have 3 easy steps!
Step 1: Login to the NetID profile manager webpage and activate your NetID account using the eight digit student ID number provided to you in your offer of admission.
Step 2: Complete your residence application.
Step 3: Pay your $525 (CDN) residence deposit.
Fall/Winter terms (September 2020 – April 2021) residence deposit is due July 1, 2020. The remainder of your residence fees will be split in two. The first half is due by September 30, 2020, and the second half is due by January 31, 2021.
Fall term only (September 2020 – December 2020) residence deposit is due July 1, 2020. The remainder of your residence fees are due by September 30, 2020.
Winter term only (January 2021 – April 2021) residence deposit is due within one week of successful application confirmation. The remainder of your fees are due January 31, 2021.
Learn more. Visit our exchange student residence fee page
If you require specific accommodations, either health or non-health related make sure to submit your request using our required Residence Health/non-Health accommodation forms.
Fall/Winter terms (September 2020 – April 2021) accommodation forms are due by the July 1, 2020 deadline, along with your application.
Fall term only (September 2020 – December 2020) accommodation forms are due by the July 1, 2020 deadline, along with your application.
Winter term only (January 2021 – April 2021) accommodation forms are due by the October 30, 2020 deadline, along with your application.
For more information and to access the forms, please visit Residence accomodations.
We are excited to allow you to choose your residence room through self-selection.
All students who are successful in the exchange lottery will be sent information with the date you are able to self-select your room and instructions for the process. If you are unable to self-select on your designated day, the Residence Admissions office will place you using a randomized lottery.
Exchange Student Guide
Please contact us:
Residence Admissions Office
Victoria Hall, 75 Bader Lane
Queen’s University, Kingston, ON K7L 3N8