Fees and payments

Residence rates for 2023-2024

September to April
Building 1 & 2 Dormitory: single room (includes meal plan)
Dormitory: single room (includes meal plan)
Dormitory: double room (includes meal plan)
Cluster room: 4 bedroom unit
Cluster room: 2 bedroom townhouse
Bachelor apartment
One-bedroom apartment
Building 1 & 2: One-bedroom apartment
Pod-style housing: single room

Building 1 is now known as Čeqʷəŋín ʔéʔləŋ (Cheko’nien House) and Building 2 is now known as Sŋéqə ʔéʔləŋ (Sngequ House)

 All fees are listed in Canadian dollars and include:

  • heat, hot water and electricity
  • Internet access

Refer to the detailed fee schedule to see the payments required for each term of a residence contract.

Fees for meal plans

The fees for single and double dormitory rooms include the cost of a standard meal plan. Residents in apartments, pod rooms and cluster rooms can purchase tax-exempt meal plans separately.

UVic Residence and Meal Plan Bursary

The UVic Residence and Meal Plan Bursary provides assistance to Canadian students who demonstrate financial need and live in residence (excluding Family Housing). Each bursary is valued at up to $1,500. To be eligible, you must have an eight-month contract (September to April) in residence.

Visit the Student Awards & Financial Aid website to review the complete eligibility requirements and submit an online application.

Additional information