Application Information

When to Apply

Fall or Academic term (Sept.- Dec. or Sept.- April): Applications open Nov. 1

Winter term (Jan.- April): Applications open May 1

Spring/Summer terms (May - Aug.): Applications open Nov 1

Family Housing applications are accepted anytime. You must be a student or affiliated with the university to live in Family Housing.

Accessibility & Medical

Find out information about any accessibility/medical questions you might have

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Advance Payment Information

An advance payment is made to secure your room and is due on the date specified on your Offer of Residence. The deadline for paying the balance is on the same day tuition fees are due for the term.

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Application Process

Whether you're attending university for the first time, a returning student, a transfer student, an international student, or applying for Family Housing, applications are completed online through the Resident Portal.

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Meal Plan

UCalgary offers an All You Care to Eat (AYCTE) meal plan. With multiple options of fresh food available, students can choose to eat whatever they like, whenever they like and as much as they need to nourish themselves throughout the year.

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Payment Schedule

Find deadlines and how to pay your residence fees.

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Residence fees collected pay for student activities. Residence fees include furniture, utilities, and internet services for the duration of your stay. 

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Room Selection

First-year students are assigned a room and can request to be entered into preferred room type for lottery through their application. Upper year students can choose their room.

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