Mini Residence

Mini Rez Courtyard

Live in a tight-knit community

The renovated houses of Mini Res welcome 45 students during the academic year. You'll find Mini Res on Studley Campus: Lyall House, Colpitt House and Henry House are located on Henry Street.

Mini Res features single rooms furnished with a bed, wardrobe, and desk.

What you'll find in Mini Res

  • first-year, returning & transfer students
  • all-gender residence
  • single and shared double rooms
  • shared, single-use, all-gender washrooms 
  • lounges 
  • kitchenettes in Lyall and Colpitt; kitchens in Henry
  • outdoor courtyard
  • laundry room in Colpitt House
  • meal plan is mandatory (Howe Hall dining facilities located 3 minutes away.

Interesting facts about Mini Res

Mini Res is unique because it offers students the independence of living in a house on campus with the same support and services of a dormitory-style residence.

A beautiful courtyard connects all three Mini Res houses and is the location of many events and activities throughout the year. 

The students in Mini Res have access to every house so they can socialize with everyone in the community. It is a super tight-knit community and students are quite proud of the unique environment in Mini Res. 

The Mini Res mascot is the Rebel.


Students with accessibility needs should contact the Residence Office for additional information.

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