WELCOME TO TRENT'S COLLEGES
Housed in world-class architecture, and known for their memorable mascots and time-honoured traditions, the colleges of Trent are at the core of the Trent student experience.
Trent’s colleges are more than just residences, dining halls and classroom spaces. They are communities that promote learning, embrace diversity, and foster meaningful connections among students, faculty and staff.
All Trent students, whether you live in residence or not, get to choose a college. Spend a little time deciding which college at Trent is right for you. We’ll help you find your perfect fit.
Explore Trent's Colleges
Catharine Parr Traill College
Located near downtown Peterborough, Traill College has offered students a welcoming space to study or relax for over 50 years.
Highlighted by award-winning Ron Thom architecture, one of Trent's oldest colleges emphasizes active living and global perspectives.
Lady Eaton College
Tradition meets youthful passion, with a welcoming, energetic community that bursts with “LEC” pride and the spirit of Gemütlich.
Situated on the east bank of its namesake river, Otonabee College's students and faculty seek to effect change for a better world.
Peter Gzowski College
Trent's youngest college, in the yellow Enwayaang building, is a place to unite the community’s roots with new members who will define its future.
Enhance your Trent Experience
Blending classrooms, residences, dining facilities, and a variety of studying and socializing spaces, your college will be the heart of your life at Trent.
Learn where you live, with classrooms and faculty housed within your college, as well as academic advising and skills to help you succeed.
Find your place at Trent with year-round events and activities — available to all students — as well as leadership and volunteer opportunities.
Each of Trent's colleges have cultivated their own unique history and culture, with contributions from generations of students and faculty.