Our Residences

At Memorial, we have several student residence options for you to choose from, all within quick walking distance to your classes, labs and libraries.



Paton College

Paton College

Paton College consists of nine residence hall-style houses arranged around a courtyard and adjacent to the campus dining hall. The houses are co-educational and home to approximately 100 students each.

Rebuilt and renovated in 2015, modern rooms are mostly double occupancy, with shared washroom facilities in each wing. In each house you will find study rooms, laundry and lounge areas.

Each Paton College residence is managed by a Residence Co-ordinator and staffed with four Resident Assistants. The Residence Life staff provide a high level of support and guidance that makes Paton College the ideal environment for first year students.


Macpherson College

Macpherson College

Macpherson College is comprised of two wings: Cluett Hall and Shiwak Hall, each home to 250 students.

Opened in 2015, accommodations consist of private bedrooms with semi-private washrooms, and each floor includes a community lounge and meeting/study space.

Each wing has a full complement of Residence Life staff, including a Residence Co-ordinator and Resident Assistants. Macpherson College provides students with a high level of independence and privacy, while still providing substantial guidance and support.


Burton's Pond Apartments

Burton's Pond Apartments

Burton’s Pond Apartments include four courts, each home to approximately 125 residents, providing a high level of independence best suited for students beyond their first year of studies.

These furnished apartments each have four private bedrooms, with shared kitchen, living room and washroom, and are just a short walk from academic buildings and the campus tunnel and skywalk system.


Baltimore Court (Family Apartments)

Baltimore Court, located adjacent to Burton’s Pond, provides family accommodations for students with young children. It is also across from the campus childcare centre.


Graduate Student Residences

Cabot Court in Burton's Pond Apartments is dedicated exclusively to graduate students who wish to live on campus.

For graduate students who wish to live off campus, the Battery Graduate Facility Accommodations, is located on historic Signal Hill, offering access to hiking trails, wildlife, restaurants, live music and more. With furnished, condo-like single rooms, private washrooms, and shared kitchens, the space offers independent living with utilities and security included.


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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