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Yamnuska Hall

All students in their second year of study, including international and transfer students, live in Yamnuska Hall.

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Yamnuska Hall
Did you know?

  • Yamnuska Hall is a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certified building
  • The building uses a third less energy than a conventional residence building. Heat is captured from outgoing exhaust air to warm incoming fresh air using heat recovery wheels
  • Every year the water efficient fixtures in the building help save enough water to fill six Olympic-size swimming pools
  • Indoor air quality was optimized through the selection of low-emitting materials
  • Living on campus with easy access to on-site secure bike storage and transit routes provides a great opportunity to reduce transportation emissions

Live with your friends but keep your own space in these two and three-bedroom suites.


  • Apartment is 608 square feet; each bedroom is 133-136 square feet
  • Kitchenette for preparing light meals and snacks includes: refrigerator, microwave, sink, cupboard, kitchen table and chairs
  • Private bedroom with double bed, mattress, dresser, bookcase, armoire, desk and chair
  • Water, power and heat included in room rates
  • Wireless internet
  • Games room
  • Large storage lockers
  • Fitness centre
  • Laundry room
  • Two large outdoor court yards
  • In-house services at reception desk
  • Two lounges on every floor large enough to accommodate all students on the floor
  • Two fully-equipped event kitchens per floor

Meal Plans

Meal plans simplify your life - no shopping, cooking, cleaning or packing lunches - perfect for a new university student. The kitchenettes in Yamnuska Hall provide minimal cooking facilities, which means if you live in this building you will need to buy a meal plan.
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