Suite-style rooms typically go to returning students who request to live with one another.
For January applicants, it begins in early December.
Once your room has been assigned, you'll receive a room assignment letter by email to your Dalhousie email account. The sooner you apply, the better your chances of being placed in the residence of your choice—as well as in your preferred room type.
We can also change your application if you didn't check this box and would like to now. Unless you specify someone you’d like to share a room with, we will do our best to match you with someone based on your responses in your residence application.
The question asked on the application is 'what is most important to you in a roommate?
If you’ve applied for a double room and would like to share it with someone you know is going to Dal, please let us know!
You can specify who you’d like as your roommate when you’re completing your residence application.If you have any questions or concerns after reading your room assignment letter, please feel free to contact Residence. Dalhousie University offers a variety of all-gender options including all-gender by room, as well as by apartment.All-gender by room means that people of all genders live on the same floor, but only people of the same gender are assigned as roommates.If you’ve already submitted your residence application and then later decide who you’d like to have as a roommate, email us with your preferred roommate’s name and contact information. We’ll then verify your request and advise you of room availability if we’re able to accommodate.Roommate assignment in suite-style residence looks a bit different.All-gender by apartment means that individual apartments are gender-specific, but the building houses people of all genders. Please see Rules & Responsibilities for more specific details about quiet hours.Our residences have a combination of shared all-gender washrooms and gender-specific washrooms The are two noise levels to choose from in Residence, quiet and regular. Areas with the regular noise level have quiet hours from 10 p.m.-8 a.m. If you’re not happy with your room or roommate assignment, please let us know and we will add you to our transfer list.The sooner you apply, the better chance you have at getting the space of your choice.The room assignment process for September applicants begins in late May.Currently, the Professional Regulation Commission has yet to release the official room assignment for the takers of Pharmacist Board Exam August 2019 in Manila. ROOM ASSIGNMENT ELECTRICAL ENGINEER BOARD EXAM AUGUST 2019 – The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) is expected to release the official room assignments for the takers of the licensure examination for electrical engineers.