Residence and Housing

New Residence Building: Opening Fall 2020

Starting in fall 2020, you will be able to live on campus and experience all that Trent Durham has to offer 24/7.

Brand new student residences, new classrooms, outdoor courtyard and group study spaces – you will be part of the first class of students to have access to it all!

The Trent Durham Residence Advantage

What makes the Trent Durham residence experience so exceptional? There's a long list, but let’s start with the top three:

  1. Your Spot in Residence if Guaranteed. Complete the application requirements by the deadline and we’ll save you a room.

  2. Trent's room selection service lets you choose your room (single or double – it’s your choice!) and even tell us what you’re looking for in a roommate.

  3. Our renowned collegiate environment transforms a community of scholars into a society of friends – meet students from your program, in other programs, from Canada and around the world.

Along with new residences, expanded dining options are also something you can look forward to at Trent Durham GTA. Here, students will find fresh culinary choices suited to their specifications. Breakfast, lunch and dinner is served sevendays-a-week and accommodates all dietary styles.


Off-Campus Housing

Trent University Durham would like to help make the process of finding off-campus housing as easy as possible for you. Through our partnership with Places4Students, we provide an online collection of numerous housing opportunities.

Places4Students provides students and landlords with the highest quality, off-campus housing service. The website provides a large real-time database of student housing vacancies in the area of Trent Durham. Also, an abundance of information about available housing; including photos and text, contact information and property features.

If you are a student looking to:

If you are a landlord looking to post a listing.

Contact Places4Students toll free line at 1-866-766-0767.

Additional off campus information and resources

Oshawa is realizing the rebirth of its downtown core and offers a balance of residential, commercial and recreational opportunities. For instance, the recently opened Regent Theatre hosts concerts, and a variety of different performing arts performances, while the General Motors Centre is home to the Oshawa Generals hockey club, and hosts concerts.

For City of Oshawa information specific to students.