Students living in residence receive continuous support (both personal and academic) and appreciate the comfort, security and convenience of living close to classes and university facilities
Live on campus in one of many styles of accommodation. Options available for families, graduate students, and students with disabilities.
Homestay for international students
International students can also apply to live with a local family in Saskatoon through the Canada Homestay Network. Homestay placements are available for both USask Language Centre students and international students seeking degrees from the University of Saskatchewan.
Clicking on the link above will take you to the Canadian Homestay Network, which is an independent organization not operated by the university. Any arrangements for accommodations will be solely between you and the Canadian Homestay Network. While we intend to provide links to other websites that have similar high standards and respect for privacy, we are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of other sites. Learn more.
Housing in Saskatoon
USSU Childcare Centre
USSU Childcare Centre – Williams Location
221 Cumberland Avenue North
Saskatoon, Sk S7N 1M3
The USSU Childcare Centre – Williams Location is licensed and has room for 66 children aged six months to six years. The majority of the spots are held for children of university students and the remainder are available to the children of university faculty and staff.
USSU Childcare Centre – McEown Location
109 Cumberland Avenue South
Saskatoon, Sk S7N 2Z7
The USSU Childcare Centre – McEown Location has 90 spaces for children aged six months to six years. The majority of the spots are held for children of university students and the remainder are available to the children of university faculty and staff.
The Campus Daycare is licensed and provides care for the children of U of S students, staff and faculty. The facilitiy has room for 44 children between 30 and 60 months (two and a half to six years old).
Search for licenced child care (daycare) providers by location using the Government of Saskatchewan's searchable map.
Day-to-day life on campus can often be stressful enough, whether it’s due to midterms, assignments, and challenging labs as a student or due to deadlines and grading as staff. If on top of it all, you also have one or more children at home or one on the way, things can be even more hectic. Here are some resources available to you at USask that may help ease some stress as a student/staff/faculty member on campus:
The Comfort Room for breastfeeding
located in the Thorvaldson Building, Rm 127.
The Comfort Room is a safe space for parents who might need a quiet place to breastfeed, pump, or take a few minutes away from busy campus life. Get the access code by emailing campus.parentsusask.ca with your name, college or department and phone number.
The Parents on Campus Group
- A community where parents on campus can meet, share stories and information
- Join the Parents On Campus – University of Saskatchewan group or follow the USask Parent's on Campus page on Facebook.
- Email email@example.com for more information
- Learn more and get involved with Parents on Campus
Aboriginal Students’ Centre Parent Circle
The Aboriginal Students’ Centre (ASC) Parent Circle is for Aboriginal student parents and families that offers fun programming such as MEND, family literacy, and making healthy snacks while sharing a meal and having the opportunity to meet other parents on campus. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or follow the Aboriginal Students’ Centre on Facebook. Note that Parent Circle, Parents on Campus, and Peer Health Mentors partner to offer a variety of exciting opportunities.