Waldron Tower

 

Mailing Address:

Waldron Tower, Student room #
17 King St. West
Queen’s University
Kingston, ON K7L 2W4

Front Desk:

Waldron Tower
613-533-6724
Open Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to noon and 4 p.m. – midnight

What does the front desk provide?


Waldron Tower was built in 1968, and is located at the corner of King and George streets, near City Park. Originally a residence for nursing students at Kingston General Hospital, it is a now a mixed gender residence with 290 single rooms. There are 240 rooms in the 11 story tower and 50 rooms in a recently renovated section attached the bottom 3 floors only.

The building was designed so that practically every window (in the tower) looks south over Lake Ontario. 


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Bedrooms:

  • mixed gender environment with single rooms
  • Sinks in most bedrooms
  • Bedroom size is typically 10 x 11. Please note that rooms can vary in terms of size and furnishings
  • Beds require Twin-XL sized sheets

Features:

  • Windows in most bedrooms face south, with a view of Lake Ontario
  • Located next to Kingston General Hospital, across from waterfront and close to city parks
  • Easy walking distance to downtown shopping
  • Piano lounge on main level
Services:

  • Washrooms – three communal washrooms (no specific gender) on each floor
  • Laundry – located on the lower level
  • Kitchens – snack kitchens with microwave and fridge are located on some floors
  • Wireless Internet – available in first, second and third floor lounges
  • Vending Machines – located on the main level