Living in St. Catharines

Experience Niagara!

The Niagara region of Canada is famous for its natural beauty, important history, and unique communities. Exchange students are able to become fully engaged in the St. Catharines community and explore the surrounding towns and cities.

There are also plenty of opportunities to explore the Niagara region. From vineyards to natural reserves students can experience what life is like in this significant area of Canada. Furthermore, St. Catharines is only an hour away from Toronto and 30 minutes from the United States! From experiencing a local community to traveling to exciting destinations, St. Catharines is a prime location for learning about Canada.

Brock University - an unforgettable experience

Check out a photo book of Brock through the eyes of an exchange student.

On-campus accommodation

Students have the option of living on-campus in either a traditional or townhouse style residence. Living on-campus gives students the opportunity to become fully engaged with the student community. Please visit the Department of Residences for more information on all of Brock’s residence complexes, important dates, and the application process.

Off-campus living

Students not participating in an ISEP agreement have the option of living off-campus. Staying in the St. Catharines community allows exchange students to participate in local events and gives them a glimpse into student life in Canada. Brock’s Off-Campus Living office provides students with information on how to find accommodation in the Niagara region.