Residences & Meal Plans

Residence Price(s)

2018–2019 Residence and meal plan fees: $8,373 – $12,730

Room Types

Single, double, triple and suite-style. Trent University Housing Services accomodates first-year and upper-year students in each of the college residences.


Each residence package includes:

  • A residence room (with bed, desk, lamp, chair, closet or dresser, and bookshelves)
  • Meal plan
  • High-speed internet

Each unique residence is an integral part of the college system. Professional Campus Residence Life Coordinators and student Dons reside in each college.

Residence Guarantee

Space in residence is guaranteed for students who apply by the deadline (see our website). Self-selection of rooms is assigned based on the date in which you pay your $50 Residence Application Fee.

Residence applications will be available online in early 2019. A place in residence is confirmed once your application and related residence fees are received.

Deposit Required


Meal Plans

Mandatory. Plan types are specific to room type.

Other Information

Living-learning communities: Active Living Community, Trent Global Living Community, Environmental Sustainability, Business Administration Community, Endahying Community, Artistic Expressions, Leadership & Civic Engagement, Forensics Community, Trent/Swansea Law Community and Nursing Community.

These student-driven communities are comprised of shared interest in one of the above areas, where you work with other students to live, grow and learn from one another in our residence environment. All communities are open to students studying in any discipline.

Applications for living-learning communities are available through the housing application.