Explore our residences

At Memorial, we have several student residence options to choose from, all within quick walking distance to classes, labs, libraries, dining areas and fitness facilities. There are also accessible units available in residence.

Each residence has a full complement of Residence Life staff who are trained in medical and mental health first aid. Our residences offer: 

• Secure, high speed WiFi
• Dining options
• Fully furnished rooms
• Laundry room on site
• 24/7 security
• Bike racks and indoor bike storage in Barnes House and Macpherson College.

Paton College
Paton College

Paton College consists of nine residence hall-style houses arranged around a courtyard and adjacent to the campus dining hall, Gushue Hall. These houses are best suited for students who are in their first year of studies or away from home for the first time. Take a closer look at our Paton College buildings.

Macpherson College

Macpherson College, which opened in 2015, is comprised of two wings: Cluett Hall and Shiwak Hall, each housing 250 students. Take a closer look at our Macpherson College buildings.

Burton's Pond Apartments

Burton's Pond

Burton's Pond consists of five apartment-style residences surrounding one side of Burton's Pond. Each of the five 'courts' is home to approximately 128 residents, provides a high level of independence, and offers accommodations for families. Take a closer look at our Burton's Pond Apartment buildings.

Graduate student accommodations

Graduate students have great options when it comes to choosing where to live while attending Memorial. Burton's Pond apartments are right on the main St. John's campus. Our newest location, Signal Hill Campus, has 87 rooms available to grad students and is just a short shuttle ride away.

Not sure which building or room to choose? We can help. 


Student Residences

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000