Paton College

Rebuilt and renovated in 2015, Paton College consists of eight traditional, residence hall-style buildings arranged around a courtyard and adjacent to the campus dining hall, Gushue Hall. Each building is home to approximately 100 students. These buildings are best suited for students who are in their first year of studies or away from home for the first time. Accessible rooms are available. Meal plans are mandatory for students living in Paton College buildings.

Residence Fees

$1,947 CAD double occupancy room, per semester
$2,202 CAD single occupancy room, per semester

Mandatory Meal Plan

TBA, for Fall 2021
TBA , for Winter 2022

Room Details

Paton College has two types of rooms.

Double Room: Shared by two students, each with their own twin sized bed. All double rooms have two desks and storage space. There are two shared washrooms per floor and gender neutral washrooms are located on the 2nd floor of all buildings. Paton College also has quiet floors/wings. In most buildings, the quiet floor is the fourth floor.

Single Room: Occupied by one student who is typially returning for their second year or beyond. Single rooms have either a twin-sized bed or double-sized bed. All single rooms have a desk and storage space. There are two shared washrooms per floor and gender neutral washrooms are located on the 2nd floor of all buildings. Paton College also has quiet floors/wings. In most buildings, the quiet floor is the fourth floor.

The amenities in all Paton College buildings include:

  • WiFi
  • Main dining hall
  • Fully furnished rooms
  • Laundry rooms in each building
  • 24/7 security
  • Swipe card access to the building
  • Lounge on each floor
  • Study rooms

Paton Living Learning

Floorplans

The floorplan below is a typical layout of the living areas in Paton College buildings.

Paton College Floorplan

What should I bring?

The following is a list of suggested items to bring with you when you live in Paton College.

  • Toiletries
  • Towels
  • Bedding
  • Computer
  • Clothes hangers
  • Cleaning supplies - rubber gloves, cleaning rags, all-purpose cleaner, laundry detergent, dryer sheets, paper towel, broom, mop and bucket.
  • Room decor
  • Mini fridge
  • A cup, plate, fork, bowl for quick snacks
  • Laundry basket
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Fan
  • Power bar with surge protector
  • Flashlight and batteries
  • School supplies
  • Warm clothes
  • Water resistant jacket

It is recommended to coordinate with your roommates before purchasing larger items in order to avoid duplication.

Contact

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