UR Priority Housing Award

Award value: up to $1,500*

*Actual value of award is dependent on room type confirmed. See below for eligible room types. 

 This award will be given to newly admitted first year domestic University of Regina students who meet the all of following criteria:

  • First time admission to an undergraduate program beginning in the Fall 2023 semester
  • Must be a new domestic UofR student
  • Entering a Housing Contract for the first time at the University of Regina
  • Complete an application for Fall/Winter 2023-2024 housing by April 30th, 2023
  • Selects an eligible room type:
    • 4-Bedroom Apartment at Kisik Towers ($1,000)
    • Dorm Private at Kisik Towers ($1,500)
  • Enters and fulfills an eight month Housing contract with University of Regina, Housing Services for Fall/Winter 2023-2024
  • Registers and remains registered in a minimum of 9 credit hours in each of the upcoming Fall & Winter semesters 

How to apply: Awards will be automatically applied for eligible recipients after the last add/drop date of the Winter 2024 semester. Housing Services will provide a list of eligible recipients to Student Awards and Financial Aid (SAFA) following the 100% refund deadline in the Winter semester.  SAFA will verify academic eligibility and release the award funds to the successful recipient’s University of Regina student account.