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188 King St N

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CA$939/month
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McDougall House

1.07 miles
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CA$1,000/month
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330 Spruce St

1.19 miles
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CA$1,029/month
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Meadow House

1.80 miles
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Mariner House

2.95 miles
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CA$1,000/month
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Kitchener
CA$875/month
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316 King Street Waterloo
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316 King Street

1.11 miles
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CA$699/month
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Everything About Student Accommodation Waterloo

Waterloo is a city in the Canadian province of Ontario. It is one of three cities in the Regional Municipality of Waterloo (formerly Waterloo County). Waterloo is situated about 94 km (58 mi) southwest of Toronto. Due to their close proximity, the cities of Waterloo and Kitchener are often referred to as "Kitchener-Waterloo" or "K-W". Those who want to live off-campus consider affordability and freedom as two major reasons for choosing to do so. The best places/streets to live, depending on one's taste, budget and general lifestyle preferences for students are Ezra Avenue, Columbia Street West & East, and Regina Street.

Explore Waterloo

Waterloo refers to the downtown area and the surrounding towns as "uptown", while the Kitchener city center is referred to as "downtown" in comparison as Waterloo historically was a township whereas Kitchener was officially a city. The Grand River flows southward along the city's east side. Waterloo has a humid continental climate of the warm summer subtype this means that there are large seasonal differences, with warm and humid summers and cold winters. Compared to other parts of Canada, Waterloo has fairly moderate weather in most areas throughout the year. There are many events and festivals in Waterloo to enjoy such as Waterloo Busker Carnival taking place in August, Southwestern Ontario Biomass Energy Fair in September and Waterloo Festival for Animated Cinema in November.

Famous Universities in Waterloo

Waterloo, ON is widely known as a university town. Every September students flock there to study at the University of Waterloo and Wilfrid Laurier University. Both institutions have excellent reputations in their own fields. This makes them an attractive school choice for many high school graduates hoping to attend post-secondary education opportunities. Conestoga College, also located in Waterloo, is a community college with campuses in nearby Kitchener, Guelph, and Cambridge These educational facilities are among the city's top employers.

Student Life in Waterloo

Waterloo is a great place to live. It’s an ideal location for university students and those in the business world who want a lot of things to do nearby. For example, you can go drinking with friends after attending seminars at WLU or get your morning coffee while enjoying some scenery at Woodside Park. There are plenty of nightlife places in Waterloo, mostly centred around Uptown Waterloo which is where students hang out after class or during lunch break. Kitchener is next door which hosts the biggest Oktoberfest celebration in North America as well as music festivals such as Kitchener Blues Festival, KOI Music festival and even Ever After EDM festival.

What makes Waterloo unique?

Waterloo Region ranks in the top five urban regions of Canada for per capita immigration and diversity. That means it has a culturally diverse population that is one of the most open to people from other countries.

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Q. What is the approximate cost of living for student accommodation in Waterloo?

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One can expect monthly expenses between CA$ 1400 to CA $2000, encompassing various aspects such as city rent, food, transportation, medical costs, and other miscellaneous expenditures in Waterloo.

Q. How do you find the best student accommodation in Waterloo?

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If you are looking for the best student accommodation in Waterloo then you can visit the University Living website from which you can book your student accommodation. This online platform provides a hassle-free method to search and book your accommodations based on your budget and choice.

Q. What are the amenities available in the student accommodation in Waterloo?

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The student accommodation in Waterloo comes with various amenities. The amenities include a bed, kitchen, bathrooms, wifi, chair and desk. The other amenities in the student accommodation can also include a gym, swimming room, yoga room and parking facilities.

Q. What are the utilities included in the student accommodation in Waterloo?

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The utilities included in the student accommodation in Waterloo are Electricity, Internet, Heating and Water. However, you need to check the property overview as it depends from property to property.

Q. Is the student accommodation in Waterloo fully furnished?

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Yes, the student accommodations in Waterloo are usually fully furnished and come with all the necessary amenities. However, the furnishings depend on the type of accommodations you choose to stay in.

Q. Is Waterloo a good city to live in for international students?

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Waterloo is the best city to live and study for international students. It has been rated as one of the best cities for students. Waterloo offers students an experience of feeling welcomed and safe. The best part about Waterloo is the quality of life it offers in terms of climate, greenery, air quality and affordable living.

Q. Is laundry included in the student accommodation in Waterloo?

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Yes, the student accommodations in Waterloo usually have laundry facilities. However, the laundry facility can vary depending on the type of accommodations you choose to stay in.  

Q. What are the best neighborhoods in Waterloo?

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Waterloo is a vibrant city with several neighborhoods that may appeal to international students. The best neighborhoods that are safe for the students are Beechwood, Uptown, Vista Hills, Columbia Forest and University District. 

Q. What are the best universities in Waterloo?

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The city has attracted a lot of international students from all across the world for its education and universities. Waterloo is known for its best and most prestigious universities which are the University of Waterloo, Wilfrid Laurier University, St. Jerome's University, St. Paul's University College, Conrad Grebel University College and Renison University College.

Q. How to travel around in Waterloo?

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Waterloo is known for its excellent public transport system. Students who want to travel around Waterloo by using the bus service, ION Light Rail Transit, or Taxi or you can simply travel by cycle. It is cheap and efficient and you can get anywhere you want to travel around the city.