Get your CCID by applying for admission to UAlberta. Please allow 72 hours for activation. You do not need to be admitted to your program to apply for residence.
Log into your Residence Account using your CCID and fill out your application. Pay the $25 non-refundable application fee by credit card and submit.
Check your UAlberta email regularly for our room offer and accept using our confirmation contract link. Room offers are sent starting in May of each year.
Yes! Simply send us an email to email@example.com from your UAlberta email account and request your change. Please note, your “application submission date” will change to match the date you submitted your change request.
Applications are considered based on the date the application was received, which is one of the reasons you should apply early! As well, applying early increases your chances of being offered your preferred residence and unit type.
Yes! Some students are given priority to housing if they apply before a certain date. For instance, first-year students are guaranteed housing if they apply by April 30. In addition, first-year students with a minimum 90% average in high school who apply by April 30th are guaranteed their preferred residence building and room type. Be sure to review our guaranteed housing page for more information.
If you have a condition that affects mobility, vision, hearing, learning or physical or mental health, please contact Accessibility Resources for campus support, who will provide us with a recommendation so we can best assist you. For any other special requirements, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org before you submit an application. We strive to accommodate special needs and concerns to the best of our ability.
Applications for the next year's academic terms open in October for first-year students and early-December for all other student types.
Yes, we can make arrangements if you are unable to pay by credit card. Email us at email@example.com and let us know your situation.
Yes! If you apply to Pinecrest House, Tamarack House, or Nîpisîy House by January 31, your requested roommates are guaranteed! If you apply to another residence or after January 31, your roommate request will be prioritized (not guaranteed). Please note, all residents who want to live with each other must consent and request to live with each other.
Beginning in May, we will send your UAlberta email a message offering you a space in residence or notifying you that you've been placed on a waiting list. If you have trouble finding our email, please check your junk mail folder. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any additional issues.