Yukon University offers secure and attractive non-smoking accommodations for students. Fully furnished single rooms and family apartments are available. All buildings are located right on campus, allowing easy access to the classrooms, cafeteria, library, computer labs, gymnasium and campus store.
Campus Housing fees*
All fees are in Canadian dollars.
Application - $30
Damage deposit - Between $250 - $900
Individual occupancy - $2100-$2500/term
Couple occupancy - $3000-$4400/term
Occupancy with children - $4800-$5800/term
Note: Utilities are included. WiFi is included with the student technology fee. Cable is not included.
* Please visit our Campus Housing page for full details on accommodation options and fees
Campus Housing application deadline
Opening Date Closing Date Reviews Start
Fall Term Intake Apr 1 Oct 15 May 15
Winter Term Intake Aug 1 Feb 15 Sep 15
Summer Term Intake Dec 1 Jun 15 Jan 15
Options for students who prefer to find their own living arrangements include: rooms or suites in private homes, an independent apartment or a house. Most rentals include a kitchen and bathroom. Rent is paid on the first of every month and utilities (heat, lights, etc) may be extra.
The average cost of monthly rent ranges between:
- $600.00 - $1,200.00 CAD for rooms or suites
- $1,000.00 - $1,800.00 CAD for apartments or homes
The rentals are usually found in the classified advertisement section of the newspaper, as well as the rental section on Kijiji and on Facebook Marketplace. Please check the Yukon News or the Whitehorse Star newspapers for rental listings or look on bulletin boards around town.
Friends and family of students may wish to visit Whitehorse. Visitors may choose from the many hotels, bed & breakfast (B&B) accommodations or youth hostels that are located in Whitehorse. Visitors may not stay in the residence or the homestay.