Harkness Hall

Mailing Address:

Harkness Hall, Student room #

329 Earl Street
Queen’s University
Kingston, ON K7L 2J4

Front Desk:
Victoria Hall – open 24 hours/day

Harkness  Hall is located one block north of Main Campus in a residential area. It is a 3 storey co-ed building with no elevators that houses first year students only.

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  • mixed gender environment with three floors of mostly single rooms
  • Bedroom size is typically 8 x 13 – please note that bedrooms can vary in terms of size and furnishings
  • Beds require Twin-XL sized sheets


  • Common rooms and study rooms on each floor
  • Located in a residential neighbourhood one block from main campus
  • Near corner stores, Stauffer Library and the School of Business
  • A music room and a games room are located on the lower level

  • Washrooms – communal (but gender specific) on each floor
  • Laundry – located on the main level
  • Kitchens – snack kitchens with sink, microwave and refrigerator are located throughout the building
  • Vending Machines – located on the main level
  • note: there are no elevators in the building

Move-In Information 2017:

*please check back in the summer for 2018 move-in information

Please note:

  • Please do not leave your vehicle unattended while dropping belongings. Cars left unattended will be towed to an outer campus parking lot.
  • There is a 3-hour parking limit for all surface lots

Harkness Hall – DARK GREEN ZONE

  • From Highway 401, take exit #617 to Division Street
  • Continue south on Division Street to Princess Street
  • Turn right on Princess Street
  • Continue on Princess, to University Avenue
  • Turn left on University Avenue
  • Continue down University to Earl Street.
  • Turn right onto Earl Street.
  • Continue on Earl Street to Harkness Hall
  • Stop, drop belongings/student for check-in.
  • Continue down Earl Street and turn left onto Frontenac Street.
  • Enter the Kingston Collegiate & Vocational Institute Parking lot on the left hand side of Frontenac Street.
  • Park your vehicle (3 hours MAXIMUM).

WINDSHIELD ZONE CARD (Harkness Hall) *Print and place in your windshield on Move-In Day