Our homestay program provides students with the opportunity to live with a Canadian family while studying at Brock. This is a great opportunity to practice your English and learn about Canadian culture.

Students interested in living on campus can contact the Department of Residence to discuss housing options.

Why choose Brock Homestay?

Brock Homestay can be your home away from home. Living with a Brock Homestay family is a fantastic way to improve your English, learn about Canadian culture and the community. It is a way to live as part of a family and enjoy the support and comforts of a family home.

  • Experience the diversity of Canada living with an English-speaking host family
  • Make friends for life
  • Explore Niagara and get involved in the community
  • Supportive environment to help with learning English
  • Gain confidence to communicate in real life settings
  • Learn English intensively while living with an English-speaking family
  • Providing education, training and support to both students and families
  • Affordable options including meals or no meals
  • Inspections of all homes in the program
  • Private, furnished bedroom (main, upper or lower level of home)
  • Internet access and house amenities, including use of laundry facilities
  • Walking distance to St. Catharines/Thorold bus routes
  • Families complete criminal reference checks
  • Homestay staff are easily accessible

For more information, please email