How does residence work at Western?

Am I guaranteed a spot in Residence? If you meet the eligibility criteria, are coming directly from high school, and received an academic offer to attend Western for first-year full time studies, you will automatically receive a guaranteed residence offer.

What do I need to bring to UWO residence?

What Does Residence Provide?

  • Three-layer disposable face-coverings and hand sanitizer (*Please note based on the current health and safety protocols, all persons on campus must wear a three-layer non-medical mask while indoors).
  • Closet or wardrobe.
  • Desk and computer chair.
  • Dresser.
  • Garbage and recycling bins.

Where can I pick up Western ONECard?

the Western Student Services building
You can pickup your card in the Western Student Services building between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. at least two business days after you upload your photo and government ID.

Do Western residences have air conditioning?

Air-conditioning: each unit is equipped with its own climate controlled heat/air conditioning unit adjustable to personal preference. Lockable bedrooms: each person will have their own lockable single bedroom, semi-private room styles do vary between buildings with either 1 to 3 suite-mates.

Is Western hard to get into?

Globally, Western University is ranked among the top 1% of higher education institutions with an acceptance rate of 58%. With more than 400 combinations of undergraduate majors, minors, and specializations, Western University holds the highest national entrance averages of first-year students at 90.6%.

Does Western guaranteed residence?

Residence is guaranteed for students coming to Western for their first year from high school, but you must secure your spot by paying your fees on time.

Is residence guaranteed at Western?

Residence is guaranteed to incoming first-year students, as long as you meet our eligibility requirements. Even if you live close to campus, you won’t want to miss out! From your first steps on campus, you’ll start creating your favourite memories, while making friends who become like family.

How do I get a Western one card?

You can obtain your Western ONECard through Student Central, in Room 1120 of the Western Student Services Building. Your card is non-transferable – no account should be accessed by anyone other than the cardholder. You must present your card each time you make a purchase; otherwise, you will be required to pay cash.

How do I activate my Western one card?

Your Western ONECard is your library card, and is easy to activate. Just talk to staff at any of the Western Libraries or Affiliated University College Libraries. Once activated, your card may be used at any Service Desk or Self Checkout unit.

What should I bring to residence?

The 12 essentials you will need for residence (part 1)

  • Posters and picture frames. These are pretty essential.
  • Mini fridge. By “mini,” we mean that you aim to buy a cube-sized fridge.
  • Speakers.
  • Shower caddy.
  • Duvet, pillows and TWO sets of sheets.
  • Storage containers.
  • COMFORTABLE desk chair.
  • Laundry bin/basket.

Is Western University a party school?

That makes them the top party school in Canada. While it may seem surprising that this small school is the most popular for parties, what’s even more shocking is that Western University in London, Ontario – known for their party reputation – didn’t even crack the top five.