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Cahtarine Parr Traill College in the fall, surrounded by red leaves

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Catharine Parr Traill College

Traill College Residence at a Glance

Located in downtown Peterborough, Catharine Parr Traill is one of Trent’s original colleges and is particularly suitable for students interested in English, Canadian Studies, Cultural Studies, and Media Studies, as well as students seeking closer Peterborough community connections. This close-knit campus community is also home to many graduate students.  Undergraduate students reside in our newly renovated spaces at Crawford House and Wallis Hall.

Crawford House Residence at a Glance

​No floor plan available for Crawford House

Newly renovated in Summer 2017!  All of Traill's original buildings are named after prominent, local women.  Keeping in this tradition Crawford House is named after celebrated author, poet and national historic person Isabella Valency Crawford who settled in Peterborough in 1869.

Room types available:  Single, double, and triple rooms

Standard room furnishings:  a twin bed; a chair, desk lamp, and large desk; a storage table with two drawers (one large and one small); a bookshelf; an armoire with shelves and a mirror; internet (included in your residence fees); a telephone jack (phone service is not provided but it is available through a local provider).

Bathrooms: Co-ed, shared with the community.

Other amenities: Junior Common Room, Computer Lab, the Trend restaurant (featuring televisions, games and fussball table), ATM, and a common lounge for residence students.

Residence fees for 2017-2018:

Single Room: $6,878 (Residence Fee) + $4,200.00 (Dining Fee) = $11,078 (Total Fees)
Double Room: $5,524 (Residence Fee) + $4,200.00 (Dining Fee) = $9,724 (Total Fees)
Triple Room: $4,546 (Residence Fees) + $4,200.00 (Dining Fee) = $8,746 (Total Fees)

Mailing Address

Student Name
College, Room Number
Trent University
1600 West Bank Drive
Peterborough, ON K9L 0G2

 

Wallis Hall Residence at a Glance

Explore the Wallis Hall floor plan

Renovated in 2016! Wallis Hall was designed by the famous architect Ron Thom in who was the master planner for Trent University.  It is his only new brick building that he designed for Trent University during the 1960s.  It is named after Katherine Wallis, born in Peterborough in 1860 who gained noteriety as a writer and a sculptor.

Room types available:  Single and double rooms

Standard room furnishings:  a twin bed; a chair, desk lamp, and large desk; a storage table with two drawers (one large and one small); a bookshelf; an armoire with shelves and a mirror; internet (included in your residence fees); a telephone jack (phone service is not provided but it is available through a local provider).

Bathrooms: Co-ed, shared with the community.

Other amenities: Junior Common Room, Computer Lab, the Trend restaurant (featuring televisions, games and fussball table), ATM, and a common lounge for residence students.

Residence fees for 2017-2018:

Single Room: $6,878 (Residence Fee) + $4,200.00 (Dining Fee) = $11,078 (Total Fees)
Double Room: $5,524 (Residence Fee) + $4,200.00 (Dining Fee) = $9,724 (Total Fees)

Mailing Address

Student Name
College, Room Number
Trent University
1600 West Bank Drive
Peterborough, ON K9L 0G2

Want to find out more? Please get in touch. We’re always happy to help.

For questions about residence please email residence@trentu.ca