As a part of Lister Centre, Schäffer Hall residents drive their own active community experience. They are relaxed but welcome the chance to get involved with their favourite activities. They also appreciate having their own space to unwind.

Students in Schäffer come from a different city, country, program or residence. By watching movies, playing games or studying in floor lounges or joining events they care about, these residents become a family.





WHO LIVES HERE: First and second-year undergraduate students and student leaders.

UNIT TYPES: Furnished (bed, desk, chair, dresser) single dormitory units with private washrooms
(Floor Plan | 360° Panorama).

LEASE TYPE: Term leases matching academic term schedule (8 month Sept-April).
The mandatory Meal plan is included in contract fees.

2018-2019 RATES:

Room Type Rates* Meal Plan (2 Levels) Total
Single room w/ private washroom $6385 /8 month contract 1: $4999
2: $4400
8 mo: $11384
8 mo: $10785

*Internet service, heat, water and power are included in the rent. Includes orienation program. 

Please note, all rates are subject to change, including meal plan values. All published rates reflect current values, and any approved changes are posted as soon as possible. In the event of a discrepancy between the official rates and the rates published, the official rates shall prevail.

  • Resident Assistant staff (RAs) trained for after hours on-call duties and individual resident support
  • The Marina, convenience store and food court
  • Dining Hall and Lister Market
  • Study libraries
  • Communal kitchens
  • Laundry facilities
  • Exercise facilities
  • Music room
  • Gymnasium
  • TV lounges
  • Parking available through Parking Services

Schäffer Hall is one of the four residence towers connected to Lister Centre, located at 87 Avenue and 116 Street in the Southwest section of UAlberta's North Campus.

The UAlberta Campus Map has detailed information and interior floor plans for Lister Centre.

Each unit in Schäffer Hall is furnished with a bed frame with a twin mattress (XL) and drawers underneath, desk, chair, closet, wastebasket, mirror, and a private washroom with a toilet, sink and shower.


At the University of Alberta, we offer a variety of on-campus housing experiences in our residences – whether you are new to university life or in your upper years of study, if you are a student couple or have a family, we have a community for you.


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