Housing Options

The Collegiate - International Admissions

UWinnipeg Homestay

International Collegiate students will be matched with an English-speaking host family in Winnipeg.

Living in a private home and sharing meals and recreational activities is a great way to experience Canadian culture and improve your level of conversational English.

Homestay is mandatory for students under 18 years of age.

Homestay Fees

One-Time Fees

Homestay Application Fee: $ 100.00 CAD

Homestay Placement Fee for Collegiate Students: $ 450.00 CAD

Monthly Fees

Homestay Fee: $ 2100.00 for the first 90 days. After 90 days, a Homestay fee of $ 700.00 per month must be paid directly to the Homestay family.

Please visit the Homestay webpage for more information and the application.

UWinnipeg Residence

University of Winnipeg Residence is available for Collegiate students over 18 years old. Residence includes new, modern single and double dorm-style units, as well as nearby homes that have been renovated to provide single furnished rooms with a shared kitchen and living space.

Residence information, room descriptions, and pricing is available at:


Custodianship will be provided by The Collegiate free of charge for all students under 18 years of age.