Living in Residence
Everything you need to know to make yourself at home
Welcome to residence living. Before you know it, you'll be making new friends, getting into a routine, and making yourself comfortable. We encourage you to read through these pages before you arrive, so you know what to expect and what to plan for.
Changes for 2020
It’s a whole new reality, and like so many other organizations, we’ve had to adapt. Make sure to check our COVID-19 Info page for information on the measures in place that may be different from our normal processes.
Where to eat
What's for dinner? Where do I eat? How much is a meal plan? Find out all this information and more about food and dining on campus.
Services in residence
Want to set up your internet and telephone or watch TV? Looking for front desk, mail, or laundry services? Maybe you want to find out about cleaning, garbage, and repairs? Whatever you need, we've got you covered.
The fun stuff
Residence at Dal is more than just a place to lay your head; it's an active community that offers incredible support, exciting challenges, and lots of fun. See Residence Life to learn more about programs and activities.
Your safety and security
Read some tips about keeping yourself safe in residence and find out how Tiger Patrol is here to help you get a free ride home if you're out on the town. See Safety & Tiger Patrol to learn more.
Being a part of a community
As with any community, we have rules, regulations, and guidelines for residence life at Dal. By knowing the rules, you help to ensure you and your fellow students enjoy a safe residence experience. See Rules & Responsibilities to learn more.