Home is where the heart is, and a lot goes into finding a suitable new abode. Where do I look? How much should I pay? Should I get a roommate? How are the buses? Where do I get furniture? The list goes on. In this section you’ll find some information to get things started. While you’re looking, remember: (1) Comfort and cost are BOTH important factors and (2) Even if you can afford it now, remember that rent goes up every year. Happy hunting!
Being along a bus route is an important consideration in choosing where to live if you don’t have a car. Being able to get to London or Windsor campus (especially in the years 1-2) and the hospitals is important.
So, you’ve found the perfect place, now you need to make it livable. Picking up used furniture can save you a bunch. Make sure you know how much space you have and the size of doors/stairwells/elevators before picking up a huge desk or king size bed. If you plan ahead many items can be had for cheap in late April when undergraduate students are moving our. Many list items on Kijiji for quick sale and if you have a car or can get a friend to help out it’s a great way to fill you place.