Applying for Winter Term

If you are interested in Residence for the winter term only (January – April), please note that we will be accepting online applications commencing after 10:00 am EST on November 1st for the following January.  You can apply for Residence by logging on to My Carleton using your My Carleton One (MC1) username and password by clicking here. Once in Carleton Central and you have reached the Main Menu, scroll down to Housing Services and click on Apply to Residence. Please note that if you wish to apply for residence, you will be required to pay a $35 non-refundable application fee. The $35 application fee can be paid by credit card (Visa, Mastercard or American Express, any Visa/Debit* cards) or by Interac, also through Carleton Central. Please note that only customers of RBC Royal Bank, TD Bank, First Nations may use the Interac option, through Carleton Central. *If you are using a Visa/Debit card, select the Pay with your Credit Card section on Carleton Central to make payment. After paying the application fee, you will receive an email 48 hours later with instructions and a link to our Residence Information Form.  More information can be found here.

  • New students should be aware that you must accept an offer of Admission from Carleton before you can apply for Residence.
  • Depending on availability, space will be offered according to waitlist position.
  • December 12th 4:30 pm ET– Deadline to cancel room offer and receive a partial refund of deposit for all students.
  • Students who have a confirmed spot in residence for the winter term may check-in after 12:00 pm noon on January 5th, and are required to vacate their residence room 24 hours after their last scheduled exam in April or, if an extension is permitted, the absolute last day of residence is April 24th at 12:00 pm noon.

The 2021 – 2022 Residence Agreement can be viewed here.

For other important dates and deadlines, please click here.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact The Department of Housing and Residence Life by phone at 613 520-5612 or email us: