It's where you want to be.
Call Today


Your guide to off-campus student housing

November 13, 2020
News/Blog Photo

Where you live during the school year has a huge impact on your life. It is important to choose a student community that is designed with students' interests, wants, and needs in mind. The MARQ offers students comfortable and safe living spaces in London, Waterloo, Montreal, and Calgary that make the transition from home life to university life effortless!

1. Explore different housing options

We all have different lifestyles so it's important to find a space that reflects your unique wants and needs. We've got you covered! The MARQ offers fully furnished and all-inclusive pricing in most of its communities, so you have one less thing to worry about. Visit to explore your many options today! Looking for more? Check out this article from the University of Waterloo for a further guide to living off-campus.

2. Welcome new roommates = friends

Set yourself up for a positive roommate experience! At The MARQ, we help you find roommates that match your personality profile. It's important to make sure you choose the right person to room with since you'll be spending so much time together! Who knows, you may even become lifelong friends!

Want to live with your friends? Not a problem! The MARQ has various suite layout options that can accommodate from 2-5 people. Just let our leasing team know 'cause they might just have a special offer for you and your friends!

3. Enjoy the flexibility

Living on-campus may have strict rules and curfews. With off-campus housing, you don't have to worry! You can live your life on your own terms without having to check in. This will give you the freedom you want during this exciting time in your life. Keep in mind, you will have general rules and policies in your apartment building that should be followed. It's important to be respectful of building guidelines. Afterall, they are in place to ensure the well-being of all residents.  

4. Utilize available amenities

How often do you get to have free 24/7 access to a study room, fitness facility, or lounge? The MARQ offers an abundance of different amenities and exciting resident activities to choose from. Be sure to take advantage of them! They were designed with students in mind and are there to help you unwind when you need it most. You can even have a few friends over to enjoy these awesome features that you might not have at home!

Set yourself up for success by choosing an off-campus housing community, like The MARQ that is dedicated to your student lifestyle. Make sure you secure your room early so you have more options for yourself and your friends! Visit today!