Innis Residence located at 111 St. George St., is the only housing accommodation provided by Innis College. It is centrally located to a wide variety of services such as public transport, Robarts Library, coffee shops, restaurants and grocery stores. The Residence can house over 300 students at full capacity, however, due to COVID-19, restrictions may be put in place to reduce this number to abide by social distancing practices. It is home to students from all years of study, backgrounds, and faculties creating a safe space conductive to learning, personal growth and development.

Uniquely, the Residence intentionally rooms first year students with upper year student mentors for additional support in a tough transition for incoming students. Furthermore, each floor houses at least one Residence Don who is hired to provide 1:1 support and facilitate floor bonding and programming throughout the year. Each floor represents a different house; First, Devonshire, Taddle Creek, Vladimir, North and Ajax, that compete to win the annual House Cup hosted by the Innis Residence Council (IRC). Overall, the Innis Residence building provides a safe and productive atmosphere to allow students to succeed socially and academically.

Innis Residence Signage


Innis Residence St.George Street Entranc
Residence Suite Common Room

Residence Services


The Innis Residence offers 24-hour front desk support that can be accessed for almost all needs. They can be contacted for medical needs, maintenance needs, general information etc... A Residence Don or support staff are on call 24-hours as well for additional support and higher-level problem solving. They are all CPR and standard first aid trained.

Some amenities offered by the Residence are a gym, music room with a grand piano, several common and study rooms, as well as movie and game rooms. For a full list of amenities please view the Innis Residence website.

Living on Residence

Residence Suite Bathroom

All residents live in private, single bedrooms within a shared, air-conditioned suite. Each suite includes 4-5 private bedrooms, a full kitchen (including a refrigerator, microwave, and stove), a furnished living room, and 1½ or 2 private washrooms.

All windows in the suite and bedrooms include blinds. Each bedroom is carpeted and comes with a twin bed (mattress included), a desk with shelves, a desk chair, and ample closet and storage space.

Residence Suite Bedroom
Residence Suite Kitchen