A great place to live, for BU and ACC students

Life in residence brings you the best of all worlds. Enjoy the comforts and conveniences of home when you join a fun and vibrant community of fellow students in BU residence.

Brandon University Residence is committed to providing an inclusive environment for all students, faculty/staff, and welcomed guests, providing a productive and respectful environment that fosters personal and academic growth. We respect and value the diversity of people, values, and beliefs and strive to preserve the dignity of others.

With four full-time employees in the Ancillary Services Office, which includes the Residence Hall Programs Office, we are able to meet your needs quickly and efficiently. In addition, our student staff are very capable and trained to help you out through evenings and weekends. Unlike many off-campus landlords, we are available!

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It’s easy to apply to residence. Apply now to secure your spot and find out why the BU residence community is your best fit!

Fall and Winter Housing 2023-24

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Residence Tours

Take a first-hand look at your future home away from home. Brandon University is happy to provide residence tours through the year. No group is too big or too small!

NEW! Request a Residence Tour using our online booking form:

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To view residence from the comfort of your couch, check out our virtual tour:

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Residence Costs

Life in residence is a fun and cost-effective option. We offer full room and board rates as well as healthy meal plans that will fill your stomach and fit your budget. Find out how affordable we are.

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Residence Services

Working with Ancillary Services, we offer extra services for BU residents including Parking, Mail, and Student Identification.

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Accommodations for Every Lifestyle

Our three different residences each offer you a unique community feel, and they are all connected together around Harvest Hall and attached to the Student Union Centre for the ultimate in convenience.

Darrach Hall - Mens Residence Building

Darrach Hall

Darrach Hall is a Men Inclusive* hall that can accommodate up to 90 residents.

Darrach Hall is inclusive to the following genders:

  • Cisgender Men
  • Trans Men
  • Non-Binary
  • Two Spirit
Flora Cowan Hall - Womens Residence Building

Flora Cowan Hall

Flora Cowan Hall is a Women Inclusive* hall that can accommodate up to 110 residents.

Flora Cowan Hall is inclusive to the following genders:

  • Cisgender Women
  • Trans Women
  • Non-Binary
  • Two Spirit
McMaster Hall - All Gender Residence Building

McMaster Hall

McMaster Hall is an All Gender* hall that can accommodate up to 270 residents.

*Students of any and all gender identities are welcome to apply for this hall.

Resident Student Resources

Resources for Frequently Asked Questions about Residence and Residence Life.

Residence Resources —> Important Documents, Campus Resources, Mail, Wifi, etc.

FAQ’s —> Frequently Asked Questions