Residence Fees

When are residence fees due?

The $525 residence deposit is due with the residence application on June 8, 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.

First Year Fee Schedule 2020-2021.

How to pay your deposit:

Your residence deposit can be paid online, by telephone banking or by wire transfer. We do not accept cheques or credit cards.

Please note: telephone and online banking payments can take up to 5 business days to reach our office. Please send your deposit well in advance to ensure you are guaranteed a spot in residence.

Learn more about making payments within Canada or from outside of Canada

 For payments made within Canada, more information can be found at: http://www.queensu.ca/registrar/students/financials/payment-methods/telephone-internet-and-abm-banking

For payments made from outside of Canada, more information can be found at: http://www.queensu.ca/registrar/financials/HowToPay/wire-transfers.

Refund Policy for first-year incoming undergraduate students

  • $325.00 of your $525.00 deposit is refundable if you cancel in writing to Residence Admissions at reshouse@queensu.ca by July 6, 2020.
  • No cancellation refunds are available after July 6, 2020.
  • Please note that if you cancel your academic offer at Queen’s, you must also cancel your Residence application by contacting Residence Admissions.

Doing your taxes?

Please note that the University does not issue tax receipts for residence fees.  Residence fees (except for $25, no receipt required) cannot be claimed on income tax returns.

For more information, visit the Ontario Ministry of Finance.