Thank you for your interest in graduate student accommodation.

Graduate residence is currently full. 

Please note that by submitting the residence application for graduate housing you are joining a lengthy waitlist. We cannot guarantee that students on the waitlist will be offered a space. We encourage graduate students to look for off-campus housing.

Online applications for 2024-2025 Residence open on February 1, 2024 at 10:00 am.

The 2024-2025 Residence Agreement can be viewed here.  The 2024-2025 Residence Agreement is currently pending final approval.

Eligibility Requirement

To be eligible for graduate residence, students must be accepted into a degree program at the graduate level and be enrolled in full-time studies.

Apply For Residence Online

For important dates and deadlines, please click here.

If you are a new Graduate student, you must first accept your offer of admission before you can apply for residence and wait for your application status on Carleton360 to display “Applicant Acceptance”. There may be a delay of 3 or 4 days between the time you accept the offer of admission and are able to apply for residence.

Step 1:  Apply to residence through the Housing Portal by clicking the link below. You will require MC1 credentials to log into the portal.


Step 2:  Once you have logged in, click on “Housing Application”.

Step 3: Select Academic Year 2024-2025.

Step 4: Pay a $50 non-refundable application fee.  The $50 application fee can be paid by credit card (Visa, Mastercard or American Express, any Visa/Debit* cards) or by Interac. Please note that only customers of RBC Royal Bank, TD Bank, First Nations may use the Interac option.

Step 5: Be sure to complete and save your application. You will receive a confirmation email to your Carleton email account.

Note: All email correspondence will go to your Carleton email account. Please check your Carleton email account on a regular basis.

If you have not yet set up your Carleton account, please click here for instructions.

New Graduate students who have accepted an admission offer but are not able to log into the Housing Portal may email residence@carleton.ca, from the Carleton email account, for assistance.