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First-year students | Current residents

Explore one of Edmonton's best neighbourhoods—right on campus.

Take an upper-year residence tour to see for yourself.

Tour our upper-year residences


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UAlberta students using residence fitness center and running on treadmills
UAlberta students cooking in their residence apartment

Get involved in your community

Meet your neighbours at our upper-year orientation program, advocate for change through one of our students' associations and more.

Eastern Ascent orientation program

Students' associations

Live solo or with roommates

Live independently or share space with your friends. From studios to six-bedroom apartments, choose a suite that works for you.

Our residence options


Build up your resume

Prepare for your career and apply for volunteer and job opportunities, exclusive to residents.

Work where you live




Upper-year residences

Outside view of the University of Alberta's Nipisiy House upper-year residence building

Nîpisîy House

Our newest, state-of-the-art residence has large multi-room apartments, complete with all the amenities that you need.

  • NEW! 8 month contract
  • Furnished apartments
  • Each unit has 4 or 6 bedrooms
  • Fitness and recreation facilities
  • Communal kitchens and lounges
More about Nîpisîy House


Outside view of the University of Alberta's HUB mall and upper-year residence building


Located in the heart of campus, be steps from your classes, shops and restaurants, and public transit.

  • Furnished and unfurnished apartments available
  • Each unit has a kitchen and 1, 2 or 4 bedrooms
  • Indoor connection to transit and secure bicycle storage
  • Community centre (The Vault) equipped with a TV lounge, exercise facility, and study space
More about HUB


Outside view of the University of Alberta's Aspen and Maple House upper-year residence building

Aspen and Maple House

Open your door to a cobblestone walkway. Live in a traditional, walk-up apartment on your own or with one to three roommates.

  • Furnished apartments
  • Each unit has a kitchen and 1, 2 or 4 bedrooms
  • Outdoor gathering spaces
  • Two-minute walk to 109 street
More about Aspen and Maple House


Outside view of the University of Alberta's Pinecrest House upper-year residence building

Pinecrest and Tamarack House

Modern, walk-up apartments, nestled in the lush Garneau neighbourhood, steps away from Edmonton's stunning river valley.

  • NEW! 8 month contract
  • Furnished apartments
  • Each unit has 2 or 4 bedrooms
  • East Campus Commons community centre with fireplace
  • Communal kitchens and lounges
More about Pinecrest and Tamarack House


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Benefits of staying on campus

Get the most out of your university experience. Residence prepares you to do, and be, your best.

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Higher GPA

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Lifelong connections

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Mentorship opportunities

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Surrounded by nature

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Leadership training

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Work where you live

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Steps from campus life

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Academics in residence