Looking to make lots of new friends in residence? Discover Marchand!
Marchand outside view
Facade of the Marchand residence.
Marchand single room
Single room
Enjoy the privacy of a single occupancy room.
Marchand single room
Single room
Create a space of your own in your residence room.
Marchand double bed room
Shared room
Meet a new friend in your shared bedroom.
Marchand bathroom
You have access to a bathroom on each floor.
Marchand common kitchen
In addition to your mandatory meal plan, you can prepare delicious meals in the common.
  • 8 months (September to April)
  • 349 beds
  • Non-coed rooms, coed floors
  • Overlooking the Rideau Canal
  • Hosts many exchange students from around the world
  • Part of the main residential complex

Your room

  • Single bed (bedding not included)
  • Armoire with drawers
  • Hanging rod and shelf
  • Desk with a hutch
  • Chair
  • Room for a mini-fridge
  • What to bring in residence
Marchand floor plan
Floor plan
An example of the location of the common rooms and bathrooms.
Marchand single unit layout
Single bedroom plan
An idea of the layout of a single bedroom.
Marchand double bed unit layout
Shared bedroom plan
An idea of the layout of a shared bedroom.
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Room type

Single rooms

Double rooms

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Meal plan and kitchen

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In-building laundry room ($)


Study lounges

Activity lounges

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Cleaning up your unit is your responsibility.

Floor and building common areas are cleaned once a week.

Learn more.

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24/7 reception

Card access

Guest registry

Security guard at night

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Green campus

Sort your compost


Throw away things that does not fit in any category

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Room type

Room cost per person

Mandatory Meal Plan (5 days)

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The Residence Life Team consists of many Community Advisors, Peer Supports and Coordinators. They help you out in many ways to create a community atmosphere in your building.

Living Learning Community (cancelled)

Are you interested in living in a unique community bringing together students from around the world?  Residents living on these floors are both Canadian and international students who are interested in developing intercultural communication skills while having an enriching student experience in residence. This community offers specialized programming and support services such as, workshops on varies themes, guest speakers and socio-cultural activities. By choosing this living learning community located in the Marchand Residence, you will build your personal and professional network, acquire new skills and develop employability skills that are applicable worldwide.

*in partnership with the International Office

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