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Medway-Sydenham Hall
Open Since
1958 (Medway)
1963 (Sydenham)
Dining Hall
Open seven days a week
613 residents
1 Residence Manager, 6 Dons, 13 Residence Advisors, 1 Academic & Leadership Programmer
Approximately 2 per floor
RezNet connection available
Move-in date
Sunday, September 3, 2017
Residence Details

Provided in the room:

  • Approximate double room size 4.5m (15') x 3.65m (12')
  • Approximate single room size 4.5m (15') x 2.5m (8')
  • Single bed with mattress 203cm (80") long by 91cm (36") wide by 15cm (6") deep, with mattress protector
  • Space under the bed is approximately 10"
  • Each double room contains shared walk-in closet and chest of drawers
  • Each single room contains walk-in closet and chest of drawers
  • Room also contains desk, shelving unit, mirror, curtains, desk chair, desk lamp, corkboard, wastebasket, recycling bin, and overhead lighting

Provided in the building:

  • Front desk assistance
  • Swipe card access to building entrance after 7pm daily
  • Six music practice rooms with pianos
  • Cardio/weight room in building
  • Laundry facilities
  • Formal Lounge and Medway Library provide space for large gatherings
  • Dining Hall open seven days a week, with after-hours snack bar
  • Study rooms for study purposes

Floor size:

  • Rooms are single or double occupancy; double rooms are single-gendered
  • 18 floors in the building are divided into six units
  • Size of each floor varies; typically 33-36 residents per floor
  • Floors are mixed gender
  • Washrooms shared with residents on floor; two washrooms, single-gendered, shared by approximately 15 students

Living Learning Community Floors:

  • Faculty-Based: Health Sciences Community
  • Faculty-Based: Science Community
  • Lifestyle-Based: Alcohol-Free Floor
  • Lifestyle-Based: Quieter Lifestyles Floor
  • Lifestyle-Based: All-Female Floor - based on demand
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1151 Richmond Street
London, Ontario, Canada
N6A 5B9

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