University of Guelph-Humber

On-campus Housing

Our residence facilities are located directly across from the University of Guelph-Humber building. As a first-year student your room will be single style. You can choose from themed floors, such as co-ed, health and wellness, and quiet study. First-year students applying directly from high school who have received an offer of admission are eligible to apply for residence. The cost of residence ranges from $4,065 to $5,260 per semester, including meal plan.

Off-campus Housing

There are many types of rooms, houses, and apartments available for rent within a few blocks of campus. Visit to find off-campus accommodations - a home away from home.

Incoming Students
We are here to support your success. The Student Life team will ensure you have the best university experience. We organize student social events and provide leadership development opportunities. Use the First Year Experience (FYE) program, Kick Start and Orientation to help you transition to university. Every program has a dedicated Academic Advisor, Career and Placement Coordinator and Academic Liaison Librarian in place to support you. There are numerous clubs, societies, sports and student government opportunities to get involved in, too!

Career Planning
Career & Placement Services can assist you with in-course placements and locating part-time and full-time work. They also offer graduate school and teachers college advising, assist with resume and cover letter development, and have a job portal available for both students and potential employers. Reach out to Career & Placement Services in your first year to start building your career success!

Intramural: Badminton (F/M), Basketball (F/M), Dodgeball (F/M), Hockey (F/M), Ice Hockey (F/M), Indoor Cricket (F/M), Indoor Soccer (F/M), Softball (F/M), Ultimate Frisbee (F/M), Volleyball (F/M)
Intercollegiate: Badminton (F/M), Baseball (M), Basketball (F/M), Cross Country Running (F/M), Curling (F/M), Field Hockey (F), Figure Skating (F), Football (M), Golf (F/M), Ice Hockey (F/M), Indoor Soccer (F/M), Lacrosse (F/M), Nordic Skiing (F/M), Rowing (F/M), Rugby (F/M), Soccer (F/M), Softball (F), Swimming (F/M), Track & Field (F/M), Volleyball (F/M), Wrestling (F/M)

Students at the University of Guelph-Humber are eligible to join University of Guelph OR Humber varsity teams. Students must declare which institution they would like to represent before their first tryout. Visit our website for contact information.

The Guelph-Humber Student Association (GHSA) and Humber Students' Federation (HSF) are elected by students to represent the needs and interests of University of Guelph-Humber students. Students can take part in events, run for executive positions, or represent their program as a GHSA program representative. Other opportunities are available with the Humber Board of Governors, University of Guelph Board of Governors and University of Guelph Student Senate.

There are numerous clubs and societies on campus to join or support. If you don't find something you enjoy you can always start your own!
Some clubs and societies include:
Aboriginal Student Circle
Comic Book Club
Embassy Christian Community
Good Deeds Club
South Asian Beatz
The Dance Company
Alpha Phi Sigma (Justice) Honour Society
GuHu Media Society
Psych Society

Information Technology
University of Guelph-Humber students have personal University of Guelph-Humber email accounts. Computers are available for use in our Learning Commons area and in computer labs at the University of Guelph-Humber, as well as Humber College. Students can access our wireless network from anywhere in the University of Guelph-Humber building.

Aboriginal Student Services offers a range of services to assist Aboriginal students including cultural, academic, personal and career support. The International Student Services Office offers assistance to international students to help smooth the transition to university. Clubs are an excellent way to get involved in cultural activities on campus and meet new people.

Special Services
If you require specialized services to assist with a learning, physical, sensory or psychological condition you should contact Disability Services once you have applied to the University. Support includes assistive technologies, academic accommodations and liaison services. Aboriginal Student Services offers a range of services to assist Aboriginal students including cultural, academic, personal and career support.

International Involvement
Open to students in all programs, the International Study course allows you to be part of a small group on an educational adventure. Through instructor-guided study tours, you experience concepts discussed in class, first-hand! Past highlights include visiting a Soka elementary school in Tokyo, Japan; hiking in the Ecuadorian ANdes at the Tandayapa Bird Lodge; and a lecture on the history and logistics of running the Cannes Film Festival by one of the logistical directors in France. In 2015, students will have the chance to visit Ecuador, England, Denmark, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy or New Zealand.

Campus Tours
Come check out our campus and get a feel for student life. Book a tour online at or email us at

Other support services and facilities include: Accounting Centre, Bookstore, Child Care, Health Services, Interfaith Services, Library, Math Centre, Media Cage, Peer Tutoring, Personal Counselling and Writing Centre.

Modified on September 18, 2014

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