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RATES

RESIDENCE RATES

The following fees are in place for 2017/2018. Rates apply to full-time students enrolled at Durham College.

Residence fees include utilities, local telephone access, cable television, access to the Internet and a furnished suite.

Students can apply for Residence before they are accepted into their program.

Please Note: Our South Village Residence requires you to purchase a Mandatory Meal Plan.

SIMCOE VILLAGE
SOUTH HALL, CENTRAL HALL

  SIMCOE VILLAGE
NORTH HALL
  SOUTH VILLAGE

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FALL 2017 & WINTER 2018
(SEPTEMBER 2017 - APRIL 2018)

OPTION 1 - Save $150.00
$5,930.00 due July 5, 2017

OPTION 2
$1,520.00 due July 5, 2017
$2,280.00 due October 17, 2017
$2,280.00 due January 23, 2018

 

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FALL 2017 & WINTER 2018
(SEPTEMBER 2017 - APRIL 2018)

OPTION 1 - Save $150.00
$7,700.00 due July 5, 2017

OPTION 2
$1,960.00 due July 5, 2017
$2,945.00 due October 17, 2017
$2,945.00 due January 23, 2018

 

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SUMMER 2017
(MAY 2017 - AUGUST 2017)

OPTION 1
$1,980.00 due April 15, 2017

OPTION 2
4 payments of $495.00 due April 15, May 15, June 15, and July 15, 2017

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WINTER 2018
(JANUARY 2018 - APRIL 2018)

$2,965.00 due December 1, 2017

 

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WINTER 2018
(JANUARY 2018 - APRIL 2018)

$3,850.00 due December 1, 2017

 

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FALL 2017 & WINTER 2018
(SEPTEMBER 2017 - APRIL 2018)

OPTION 1 - Save $150.00
$7,120.00 due July 5, 2017

         

LIMITED NUMBER OF
ROOMS AVAILABLE

OPEN CONCEPT SUITE
Quadruple Occupancy
South Hall

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FALL 2017 & WINTER 2018
(SEPTEMBER 2017 - APRIL 2018)

OPTION 1 - Save $150.00
$3,100.00 due July 5, 2017

OPTION 2
$820.00 due July 5, 2017
$1,215.00 due October 17, 2017
$1,215.00 due January 23, 2018

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WINTER 2018
(JANUARY 2018 - APRIL 2018)

$1,550.00 due December 1, 2017

 

 

 

OPTION 2
$1,820.00 due July 5, 2017
$2,725.00 due October 17, 2017

$2,725.00 due January 23, 2018

*Mandatory Meal Plan Required

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WINTER 2018
(JANUARY 2018 - APRIL 2018)

$3,560.00 due December 1, 2017

*Mandatory Meal Plan Required

 

TERMINATION & CANCELLATION POLICY

Cancellations occur prior to move-in. If you wish to cancel your residence application or the Student Residence Agreement, you must cancel through My Housing Portal prior to move-in.

Withdrawals occur after move-in. If you wish to withdraw from residence, please contact the front desk for a Residence Withdrawal Form. You must return it to the front desk within 5 business days of the anticipated departure date.

Cancellations will not be accepted over the phone.

The following information is directly quoted from Section 8 of the Student Residence Agreement. The cancellation policy refers to residence fees and the deposit, which are detailed in Section 2 of the Student Residence Agreement. Section 8.06 explains the differences in the policy for students applying for specific terms: Summer Semester, Academic Year, and the Winter Semester.

  1. If you cancel your application or enrollment at the College, you will also need to cancel your residence application.
  2. Once you have agreed and acknowledged the Student Residence Agreement & RCLS, you are bound by the termination and cancellation policy detailed within it.
  3. If for any reason, the Manager issues a refund to the Resident, the refunded amount may be subject to a cancellation fee.

Click below for the complete Student Residence Agreement in PDF

> Student Residence Agreement - 2017-2018

If you have any questions about the termination and cancellation policy please email us or give us a call.

2.02 Deposit. Prior to the Resident’s first payment of Residence Fees, the Resident must pay a deposit (the “Deposit”) to be held by the Manager and applied to the cost of repairing damage to the Room, any additional cleaning charges, and to any unpaid amounts owing by the Resident under this Agreement. The amount of the deposit is detailed in Table 4. Upon the termination of this Agreement, provided that there are no damage claims or unpaid amounts then owing, the Deposit will be refunded to the Resident as described in section 8 of this Agreement.

2.03 Residence Fees. The Resident must pay the "Residence Fees" in accordance with the Rates and Payment Schedules detailed in Table 4 for the right to occupy a Room during the Term. Tables 2, 3 and 4 also detail additional Fees that the Resident is subject to, including the mandatory Residence Life Activity Fee and the cost of Extended Terms. If a hard copy of this agreement is required by the Manager, the Resident is required to select one of the payment schedule options, by initialling their desired option.

TABLE 4: Fees & Payments
  1. All rooms are shared occupancy, unless arranged with Manager.
  2. The Deposit for Academic Year 2017-2018 is $500.00.
  3. The total amount payable for the Academic Year 2017-2018 includes a mandatory $30.00 Residence Life Activity Fee, which subsidizes events and activities organized by the Residence Life Staff and Residence Council.
  4. Payment Schedule Option (b) includes a non-refundable $150.00 administration fee.
 
Summer Semester 2017 Payment Schedule - South Village
(a) $1,980.00 payable on or before April 15, 2017, at 5:00 p.m. or
(b) $1,980.00 payable as to $495.00 on or before April 15, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. and as to $495.00 on or before May 15, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. and as to $495.00 on or before June 15, 2017 and as to $495.00 on or before July 15, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.
 
Academic Year 2017-2018 Payment Schedule - South Hall/Central Hall
(a) $5,930.00 payable on or before July 5, 2017, at 5:00 p.m. or
(b) $6,080.00 payable as to $1,520.00 on or before July 5, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. and as to $2,280.00 on or before October 17, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. and as to $2,280.00 on or before January 23, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.
 
Academic Year 2017-2018 - Payment Schedule - North Hall
(a) $7,700.00 payable on or before July 5, 2017, at 5:00 p.m. or
(b) $7,850.00 payable as to $1,960.00 on or before July 5, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. and as to $2,945.00 on or before October 17, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. and as to $2,945.00 on or before January 23, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.
 
Academic Year 2017-2018 - Payment Schedule - South Village
(a) $7,120.00 payable on or before July 5, 2017, at 5:00 p.m. or
(b) $7,270.00 payable as to $1,820.00 on or before July 5, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. and as to $2,725.00 on or before October 17, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. and as to $2,725.00 on or before January 23, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.
 
Academic Year 2017-2018 - Payment Schedule - Quadruple Occupancy - South Hall
(a) $3,100.00 payable on or before July 5, 2017, at 5:00 p.m. or
(b) $3,250.00 payable as to $820.00 on or before July 5, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. and as to $1,215.00 on or before October 17, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. and as to $1,215.00 on or before January 23, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.
 
Winter Semester 2018 Payment Schedule - South Hall/Central Hall
(a) $2,965.00 due December 1, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. or if accepted after December 1, 2017 payment is due immediately.
 
Winter Semester 2018 Payment Schedule - North Hall
(a) $3,850.00 due December 1, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. or if accepted after December 1, 2017 payment is due immediately.
   
Winter Semester 2018 Payment Schedule - South Village
(a) $3,560.00 due December 1, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. or if accepted after December 1, 2017 payment is due immediately.
   
Winter Semester 2018 Payment Schedule - Quadruple Occupancy - South Hall
(a) $1,550.00 due December 1, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. or if accepted after December 1, 2017 payment is due immediately.

8.01 Termination by the Manager. This agreement may be terminated by the Manager if: (a) the Resident fails to check into their assigned Room within five (5) days of the first day of the semester; (b) the Resident abandons their Room as detailed in section 8.03 of this Agreement; c) the Resident ceases to be a full-time student of the Institution; (d) the Resident decides not to accept the Room they were assigned, or any alternate rooms offered to them during the course of this Agreement; or (e) the Resident violates any of the terms of this Agreement, including violations of the Residence Community Living Standards or Institution Standards. Written Notice of Termination of Residency will be delivered to the Resident, and if necessary, the Manager may notify the Primary or Secondary Contact by phone or email of the termination of the Resident’s Residency. If the Resident is unavailable to receive service of the notice in person, then delivery of the notice to the Resident’s Room shall be deemed proper service and delivery. The Resident will be allowed 24 hours from the date and time of delivery of the Notice of Termination of Residency to fully vacate and re-move all personal belongings from the Residence.

8.02 Cancellation or Withdrawal by the Resident. Cancellations occur prior to the Resident occupying the Room. If the Resident wishes to cancel this Agreement or their residence application, the Resident must notify the Manager in writing via the online residence cancellation process prior to occupying the Room. Withdrawals occur after the Resident has occupied the Room. If the Resident wishes to withdraw from Residence, the Resident must complete a Residence Withdrawal Form and return it to the Front Desk within 5 business days of the anticipated departure date. To cancel this Agreement, the Resident is expected to demonstrate that they are no longer enrolled in classes at the Institution or provide evidence of exceptional circumstances beyond their control. Please note that the Residence operates independently from the Institution. If the Resident cancels their application or enrolment at the Institution, they will be required to cancel their Residence application or withdraw from Residence per the terms of this Agreement. Refunds will be issued by the Manager as detailed in section 8.06.

8.03 Abandonment. If the Resident vacates the Room for a period greater than 15 days prior to the expiry of the Term without the Manager’s prior agreement, the Room will be deemed abandoned by the Resident. In that event, the Manager may (i) repossess the Room without liability to the Manager, and (ii) enter into an agreement for the occupancy of the Room with a third party.

8.04 Termination Procedures. Upon the termination of the privileges of this Agreement, the Resident shall vacate the Room within the time frame given, and deliver to the Manager vacant possession of the Room together with all of the furnishings, fixtures, appliances and telephone of the Residence, and the furnishings and fixtures shall be in good condition, with reasonable wear and tear excepted. The Resident will follow the Move-out Procedures explained in section 3.02 of this Agreement and all additional directions communicated by the Manager.

8.05 Failure to Vacate. If the Resident does not vacate the Residence on the expiry or early termination of this Agreement, (i) the Resident is liable for any financial loss sustained or incurred by the Institution or the Manager, and (ii) the Manager may remove the property of the Resident from the Room (whether or not the Resident is present at the time), and place the property in temporary storage in a location in the Residence of the Manager’s choice, at the Resident’s expense, without notice to the Resident and without liability to the Manager for any damage to or loss of the Resident’s property.

8.06 Refund Procedures. Upon the termination of this Agreement or a residence application by the Resident (as detailed in 8.02), the Resident may be entitled to a partial refund of Residence Fees, without interest, within ten (10) weeks of the Resident vacating the Residence or cancelling their residence application. The refund will be in the form of a cheque mailed to the Resident’s permanent address on file. Residence Fees, cancellation fees and refunds will be calculated on a pro-rated daily basis. Deposits are refunded less any outstanding charges and administration fees. Refunds are issued based on the following:

8.06 (a) Academic Year Applications/Agreements (Detailed in Table 5)

(i) If the Resident's written cancellation request is received by the Residence Manager on or before July 5 (Deadline 1), whether the Resident has been accepted into Residence or not, the Resident will receive a full refund of the Deposit and any Residence Fees paid to date.

(ii) If the Resident has been accepted into Residence and the Residence Manager receives the Resident’s written cancellation request after July 5, 2017 (Deadline 1) but on or before August 3, 2017 (Deadline 2), then the Resident’s Deposit will be forfeited. The Resident will receive a full refund of residence fees paid to date.

(iii) If the Resident is on the wait list for Residence and the Residence Manager receives a written cancellation request before the Resident is accepted to Residence, then the Resident will be refunded the full Deposit.

(iv) If the Resident is on the wait list and a space becomes available after July 5 (Deadline 1), the Resident will be offered a space in Residence and asked to confirm the status of the Resident's Residence acceptance within 24 hours. After confirmation to the Residence, all regular cancellation policies and payment deadlines apply.

(v) If the Resident has been accepted into Residence and the Residence Manager receives the Resident's written cancellation request after August 3 (Deadline 2), but on or before the first day of the Term (Deadline 3), then the Resident will be charged a late cancellation fee. The cancellation fee will be equivalent to 45 days of Residence Fees. The Deposit will be refunded less any damages, charges or money owing to the Residence.

(vi) If the Residence Manager receives the Resident's written cancellation request after the first day of the Term (Deadline 3) and on or before November 14 (Deadline 4), then the Resident will be charged for each day they occupy a Residence room plus a cancellation fee. The Resident must complete all Move-out Procedures detailed in section 3.02 before cancellation fees and refunds will be assessed and issued. The cancellation fee will be equivalent to 60 days of Residence Fees. The Deposit will be refunded less any damages, charges or money owing to the Residence.

(vii) If the Residence Manager receives the Resident's written cancellation request after November 14 (Deadline 5), then the Resident will be charged for each day they occupy a Residence room plus a cancellation fee. The Resident must complete all Move-out Procedures detailed in section 3.02 before cancellation fees and refunds will be assessed and issued. The cancellation fee will be equivalent to 90 days of Residence Fees. The Deposit will be refunded less any damages, charges or money owing to the Residence.

8.06 (b) Winter and Summer Applications/Agreements (Detailed in Table 5)

(i) If the Resident's written cancellation request is received by the Residence Manager on or before Deadline 1, whether the Resident has been accepted into Residence or not, the Resident will receive a full refund of the Resident's Deposit and any Residence Fees paid to date.

(ii) If the Resident is on the wait list for Residence and the Residence Manager receives a written cancellation request before the Resident is accepted to Residence, then the Resident will be refunded the full Deposit.

(iii) If the Resident is on the wait list and a space becomes available, the Resident will be offered a space in Residence and asked to confirm the status of the Resident's Residence acceptance within 24 hours. After confirmation to the Residence, all regular cancellation policies and payment deadlines apply.

(iv) If the Resident has been accepted into Residence and the Residence Manager receives the Resident's written cancellation request after Deadline 1, but on or before the first day of the Term (Deadline 2) , then the Resident will be charged a late cancellation fee. The cancellation fee will be equivalent to 45 days of Residence Fees. The Deposit will be refunded less any damages, charges or money owing to the Residence.

(v) If the Resident has been accepted into Residence and the Residence Manager receives the Resident's written cancellation request after the first day of the term (Deadline 3) then the Resident will be charged for each day they occupy a Residence room plus a cancellation fee. The cancellation fee will be equivalent to 60 days of Residence Fees. The Deposit will be refunded less any damages, charges or money owing to the Residence.

TABLE 5: Refunds, Cancellation Fees, and Deadlines
Late applicants will be subject to the same cancellation deadlines outlined below. The cancellation date is the date the student vacates the Residence.
Terms Deadline 1 Deadline 2 Deadline 3 Deadline 4 Deadline 5
Summer Applications & Agreements Date After Application
On or before April 15
After April 15
On or before Move-In Day
After Move-In Day    
Fee Full refund of Deposit and Residence Fees. Deposit and Residence Fees refunded. Cancellation Fee equivalent to 45 days of Residence Fees. Charged for each day they occupy a Residence room plus a cancellation fee equivalent to 60 days of Residence Fees.    
 
Academic Year Applications & Agreements Date After Application
On or before July 5
After July 5
On or before August 3
After August 3
On or before Move-In Day
After Move-In Day
On or before November 14
After November 14
Fee Full refund of Deposit and Residence Fees. Forfeit Deposit. Deposit and Residence Fees refunded. Cancellation Fee equivalent to 45 days of Residence Fees. Charged for each day they occupy a Residence room plus a cancellation fee equivalent to 60 days of Residence Fees. Charged for each day they occupy a Residence room plus a cancellation fee equivalent to 90 days of Residence Fees.
 
Winter Applications & Agreements Date After Application
On or before December 1
After December 1
On or before Move-In Day
After Move-In Day    
Fee Full refund of Deposit and Residence Fees. Deposit and Residence Fees refunded. Cancellation Fee equivalent to 45 days of Residence Fees. Charged for each day they occupy a Residence room plus a cancellation fee equivalent to 60 days of Residence Fees.    

8.07 Payment after Notice of Termination. The Manager's acceptance of any payment of arrears or of any other payment for the use or occupation of the Room, after delivery of a notice terminating this agreement to the Resident, does not operate as waiver of a notice of termination, nor reinstatement of this Agreement.

8.08 Binding Effect. Each reference in this Agreement to the Manager, the Institution, and the Resident includes their respective heirs, estate trustees, legal representatives, successors and assigns, as applicable.

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