Housing Options

Securing accommodation is the responsibility of Loyalist College students. Below you will find a number of on-campus and off-campus housing resources to assist with your search. 

On-Campus Housing

Loyalist’s Residences are peacefully nestled in a cozy wooded country setting on campus, close to many student life activities. With enough space for 476 students, Loyalist has five suite-style Residence buildings. We also have 104 spots in four fully furnished townhouse buildings.

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Off-Campus Housing

Apartment-style off-campus housing can range from $400 – $800 CAD per month, plus personal expenses. Please budget and plan accordingly. International Centre staff can work with you to find suitable accommodation. Please email international@loyalistcollege.com for a complete listing.

Students can also find their own accommodations by visiting places4students.com. In the student section click GO and search by school name to view listings. 

Landlords looking to rent to international students can contact international@loyalistcollege.com directly. 

Loyalist College is in no way responsible or liable for any contact, or contents thereof, made as a result of disclosing or responding to, an email address or any other personal information. The College cannot and does not accept responsibility for housing arrangements made by persons using the site.

Shared Houses/Apartments
Approximately $500 CAD per room/per month. First and last month is required when signing a contract for a shared house or apartment.

Additional Expenses

Food Expenses
Approximately $200 – $300 CAD per month. Local supermarkets have a variety of international foods.

Meal Plan
The specialty Meal Plan program is offered to all students – highlights include:

  • Save 13 percent on all your food purchases with a student tax-free meal plan (starting at $550 CAD). Review the different meal plans here
  • Instalment payment options are available.
  • Option to pay as you go – load what you need.

To purchase online or learn more about the Meal Plan program at Loyalist – or to see our hours of operation – please visit loyalist.campusdish.com.

Belleville Transit
Loyalist is connected to the City of Belleville by two dedicated bus routes operated by Belleville Transit (BT). You can catch a bus right outside the College and Residence.

  • Monthly Passes: $70 CAD*
  • Semester Passes: $270 CAD*

*Show Student ID to receive passes for Loyalist College students.

Purchase transit passes and tickets at the following locations:

Transit Centre 165 Pinnacle Street  613-962-1925
City Hall  169 Front Street  613-968-6481
Belleville Water  183 Pinnacle Street 613-966-3651

Purchase transit tickets at the following locations:

Loyalist College Bookstore 376 Wallbridge-Loyalist Road 613-969-1913
Metro North Front/College Street 613-962-0056
Luc’s Variety 436 Dundas Street West 613-967-9998
Shoppers Drug Mart Quinte Mall 613-966-7298
Giant Tiger  1161 Bridge Street West 613-967-0900
Friends Variety  150 Sidney Street  613-969-1593

Parking Passes
Driving to the College? Visit our Parking web page for information on parking permits.   

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