• Two people in an intimate (romantic) partnership / relationship. One member of the couple must be a UAlberta student.


  • A couple, as defined above, or an individual UAlberta student living with children under the age of 18 in a formal guardianship relationship.
    NOTE: our options for family housing are currently undergoing changes. Please contact us at housing@ualberta.ca for more information.






Newton Place is a highrise apartment building in a great location near many services.

WHO LIVES HERE: Third year (and up) undergraduate and graduate students, and student couples in any year of study.

UNIT TYPES: Unfurnished Apartments
Studio (Floor Plan),
1 bedroom (max. 2 people - couple) (Floor Plan | 360° Panorama)
2 bedroom (max. 2 people - roommates) (Floor Plan)

LEASE TYPE: Term lease beginning September 1 (or as available) with an annual renew date of July 31. Multiple-occupancy units are rented to one primary leaseholder who must be a UAlberta student (only one person per unit need apply).

2018-2019 RATES:

Unit Type Rent***
Studio $916-$955 /month. 11 month term lease
1 Bedroom* $1143-$1182 /month. 11 month term lease
2 Bedroom** $1470-$1518 /month. 11 month term lease

*Double occupancy of a 1 bedroom unit is limited to romantic couples only.
**Both residents of a 2 bedroom unit must be full-time University of Alberta students.
***Utilities (heat, water and power) are included in the rent.

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

  • Apartment Assistant staff (RAs) trained for after hours on-call duties and individual resident support
  • Study Space with computers
  • Community Centre (The Nest)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Secure bicylce storage
  • TV lounges
  • Movie, game & equipment rentals
  • Vacuum cleaners to borrow
  • No time to cook? Consider a Voluntary Meal Plan!

Newton Place is conveniently located on the North Campus at 8515-112 Street, close to restaurants and shops.

The UAlberta Campus Map has directions and building details.

Eastern Ascent is Residence Services upper-year student Orientation program specifically designed for students living in our East Campus residences and runs from August 28 to September 9, 2017.

Eastern Ascent provides residents with the opportunity to develop peer connections and become better oriented to the Edmonton community and UAlberta campus prior to the start of Fall Term Classes.

Eastern Ascent features events to help give you an academic advantage through workshops on time management, applying for research funding and using campus libraries, as well as programs designed to encourage students to connect with their residence community, such as puppy playtime, bonfires in the park and a Day of Service.


The units in Newton Place are unfurnished and you will have to provide your furniture. The kitchens come with a stove/oven and a refrigerator/freezer.


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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