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Summer Residence

Application is now open!

Toronto Met Students:  Complete the google formSummer Residence Application, external link here
Non-Toronto Met Students: Complete the google formCo-op Housing Application, external link here

Enrolling into summer classes or participating a summer co-op/internship in Toronto, and looking for an affordable housing option?

Come live with us in Pitman Hall Residence.

Rent is $895/month for current Toronto Met students, and $950/month for any students enrolled in a post-secondary institution and participating a summer co-op/internship - this price includes internet, hydro, and all utilities!

Lease from May 7th to August 20th, 2022. 

Pitman Hall residence is located in downtown Toronto. Close proximity to the Financial District and less than a ten minute walk to Dundas subway station, the Eaton Centre shopping mall, and many major tourist attractions.

Apply to secure your spot and take the guess work out of finding a place to live in Toronto for the summer- stay in Toronto Met residence.

Summer Residence for Toronto Met Students

Pitman Hall was built in 1991 and is Toronto Met’s 2nd largest residence, with 14 floors and 565 rooms. Pitman Hall features a community kitchenette on each floor, a common lounge with cable TV, and laundry facilities. The main floor houses: a cafeteria, the Housing & Residence Life offices. The second floor has community lounges for larger events. Outside of Pitman Hall is the Pitman Quad; a small green space for students to access.

There are two room types offered for Summer Residence. 

Single Room With Shared Hallway Washroom

Average Room Size: 11m2 / 118ft2

Single rooms are located around the common floor seating area and shared washrooms. Each floor has a shared kitchen, equipped with a microwave, oven, and full-sized fridge. Microwaves, kettles, grills, and other types of cooking equipment are prohibited in individual bedroom, but can be used in the common floor kitchen.

Single Room in Apartment Style with Shared Washroom

Average Room Size: 11m2 / 118ft2

Apartment rooms have four or five students sharing one to two three-piece baths, a kitchen and a lounge. Each student has their own room. Every floor has a common lounge with a cable television. Microwaves are supplied in common areas on every floor, but are otherwise only allowed in the kitchens of the Pitman Apartment room styles.  Microwaves, kettles, grills, and other types of cooking equipment are prohibited in individual bedrooms, but can be used in the apartment kitchen or in the common floor kitchen.

Students who were assigned to apartment styled bedroom will have their own bedroom in the apartment and share the bathroom and kitchen with three to four other students within the apartment. As the city's emergency response and restrictions change, we may modify capacity in our residences. 

The term length for Summer residence is May 7 to August 20, 2022.

The 4-months housing applications receive priority.

Monthly option available! Single-month housing applications will begin to receive offers on and after March 10, 2022. Please indicate your intended rental period on the application accurately. 

Pay the $50 non-refundable application fee on RAMSS within one week to complete the application. 

This $50 application will be applied to the first month rent.

Room rent includes internet, hydro and all utilities.

Rent period starts from the first day to the last day of the month.

  • Application fee is $50 and is due when applying.
  • The first month room rent is due one week after the offer of accomodation is received
  • The subsequent rent will be due on the 1st day of every month on RAMSS.
  • Apply the application fee of $50 towards the first month rent.
  • A $50 late fee applies if rent is overdue for 5 days. 

Find out how to make payment on RAMSS.

Payment Schedule

Item

Date PIT
Application Fee When Applying $50.00
May Rent *April 1 or 1 week after offer is received $700.00
Application Fee First Month -$50.00
June Rent June 1 $895.00
July Rent July 1 $895.00
August Rent August 1 $550.00
TOTAL:   $3,040.00

*First Month's rent is due by April 1, 2022 for all applications received prior to April 1, 2022 regardless of when the tenancy will begin. The First Month’s rent for all applications received after April 1, 2022 is due one week (7 days) after the offer of accommodations has been issued. The schedule applies for all subsequent room rent payments.

  1. Submit an Application Request
    Complete the 2022 Summer Residence Application., external link

    Stay logged into your My TMU Account to access application form. You may need to use a private browsing window (e.g. Chrome's Incognito mode)if you still cannot access the form.                                                                                                                                                 
  2. Application Fee
    An application fee of $50 is due on RAMSS upon application. 
    The application is considered complete only if the application fee is paid within one week. 

  3. Offer of Accommodation
    Once application fee is received, student will receive an offer of accommodation pending if spaces are available. 



Please note: The 4-months housing applications receive priority. Monthly option is available. Single-month housing applications will begin to receive offers on March 10, 2022. Please indicate your intended rental period on the application accurately. 

Roomate Request 

If you know a person who has submitted to stay under the Summer residence whom you would like to request as roommate, you can list their name under roommate request when submitting the application. 
  • Ensure the other person has also submitted their Summer residence application and listed you under roommate request on their application
  • We will do our best to accommodate completed roommate requests, but cannot guarantee the request will be met.

 

There are different cancellations/withdrawal fees depending on the time a student chooses to cancel/withdraw.

  • Application Cancellations prior to May 7, 2022 - students will forfeit the $50 non-refundable application fee.

  • Residence Withdrawal between May 7, 2021 and May 14, 2022 - students are subject to the $400 withdrawal fee.

  • Residence Withdrawals (in the first seven days of the month) - students are subject to the $400 withdrawal fee and rent for any previous months lived in residence - not including the current month.

  • Residence Withdrawals (after the seventh day of the month) - students are subject to the $400 withdrawal fee, the current month's rent, and rent for any previous months lived in residence.

 

It is important that you read the Residence Agreement carefully. It contains information about your rights and obligations, as well as limitations and exclusions that may apply to your tenancy in residence. By moving into your summer residence room, you agree to be bound by and become a party to this agreement.

google doc2022 Summer Residence Agreement , external link

Community Standards

The Residence Community Standards set out clear expectations of acceptable behaviour within the residence community and the consequences for behaviour that is contrary to these expectations.

google docCommunity Stardards, external link

 

Residents will be allowed to sign in up to a maximum of (2) guests per day. A guest cannot be signed in more than three (3) nights in a row and cannot be signed in more than nine (9) nights per month. A resident’s guest privileges may be revoked at the discretion of Housing & Residence Life. A guest can be asked by an employee of Housing & Residence Life to leave the residence at any time.

Students who have concerns about the guest policy are encouraged to connect with the Housing office.

Co-op Housing for Co-op Students

Pitman Hall was built in 1991 and is Toronto Met’s 2nd largest residence, with 14 floors and 565 rooms. Pitman Hall features a community kitchenette on each floor, a common lounge with cable TV, and laundry facilities. The main floor houses: a cafeteria, the Housing & Residence Life offices. The second floor has community lounges for larger events. Outside of Pitman Hall is the Pitman Quad; a small green space for students to access.

There are two room types offered for Summer Residence. 

Single Room With Shared Hallway Washroom

Average Room Size: 11m2 / 118ft2

Single rooms are located around the common floor seating area and shared washrooms. Each floor has a shared kitchen, equipped with a microwave, oven, and full-sized fridge. Microwaves, kettles, grills, and other types of cooking equipment are prohibited in individual bedroom, but can be used in the common floor kitchen.

Single Room in Apartment Style with Shared Washroom

Average Room Size: 11m2 / 118ft2

Apartment rooms have four or five students sharing one to two three-piece baths, a kitchen and a lounge. Each student has their own room. Every floor has a common lounge with a cable television.  Microwaves are supplied in common areas on every floor, but are otherwise only allowed in the kitchens of the Pitman Apartment room styles.  Microwaves, kettles, grills, and other types of cooking equipment are prohibited in individual bedrooms, but can be used in the apartment kitchen or in the common floor kitchen.

Students who were assigned to apartment styled bedroom will have their own bedroom in the apartment and share the bathroom and kitchen with three to four other students within the apartment. As the city's emergency response and restrictions change, we may modify capacity in our residences. 

The term length for Summer residence is May 7 to August 20, 2022.

The 4-months housing applications receive priority.

Monthly option available! Single-month housing applications will begin to receive offers on March 10, 2022. Please indicate your intended rental period on the application accurately. 

A $200 non-refundable rent deposit is required within one week after the application is accepted. 

The deposit will be used towards the last month's room rent. 

Room rent includes internet, hydro and all utilities.

Rent period starts from the first day to the last day of the month.

  • Rent deposit is $200 and is due at acceptance.
  • The first month room rent is due one week after the offer of accomodation is received via the online payment portal (link to be provided in the email)
  • The subsequent rent will be due on the 1st day of every month online  the online payment portal (link to be provided in the email)
  • Apply the rent deposit of $200 towards the last month rent. 
  • A $50 late fee applies if rent is overdue for 5 days. 
Item Date PIT
Deposit Upon Acceptance $200.00
May Rent *April 1/ 1 week after offer is received $750.00
June Rent June 1 $950.00
July Rent July 1 $950.00
August Rent August 1 $590.00
Deposit Last Month -$200.00
TOTAL:   $3,240.00

*First Month's rent is due by April 1, 2022 for all applications received prior to April 1, 2022 regardless of when the tenancy will begin. The First Month’s rent for all applications received after April 1, 2022 is due one week (7 days) after the offer of accommodations has been issued. The schedule applies for all subsequent room rent payments.

  1. Submit an Application Request
    Complete the 2022 Co-op Housing Application., external link

  2. Email Acceptance
    Co-op spaces are offered on a first come, first serve basis. Please allow up to 7-10 business days for processing. 

  3. Deposit
    When your application is accepted, an acceptance letter with payment link and due date will be sent to you for rent deposit.

    The application is considered complete only if the deposit is received before the due date.

  4. Offer of Accommodation
    Once rent deposit is received, student will receive an offer of accommodation.

Please note: The 4-months housing applications receive priority. Monthly option is available. Single-month housing applications will begin to receive offers on March 10, 2022. Please indicate your intended rental period on the application accurately. 

Roomate Request 

If you know a person who has submitted to stay under the Co-op housing whom you would like to request as roommate, you can list their name under roommate request when submitting the application. 

  • Ensure the other person has also submitted their Co-op Housing application and listed you under roommate request on their application
  • We will do our best to accommodate completed roommate requests, but cannot guarantee the request will be met

There are different cancellations/withdrawal fees depending on the time a student chooses to cancel/withdraw.

  • Application Cancellations prior to May 7, 2022 - students will forfeit the $200 non-refundable deposit.

  • Residence Withdrawal between May 7, 2021 and May 14, 2022 - students are subject to the $400 withdrawal fee.

  • Residence Withdrawals (in the first seven days of the month) - students are subject to the $400 withdrawal fee and rent for any previous months lived in residence - not including the current month.

  • Residence Withdrawals (after the seventh day of the month) - students are subject to the $400 withdrawal fee, the current month's rent, and rent for any previous months lived in residence.

It is important that you read the Residence Agreement carefully. It contains information about your rights and obligations, as well as limitations and exclusions that may apply to your tenancy in residence. By moving into your summer residence room, you agree to be bound by and become a party to this agreement.

google doc2022 Co-op Housing Residence Agreement, external linkgoogle doc, external link


Community Standards

The Residence Community Standards set out clear expectations of acceptable behaviour within the residence community and the consequences for behaviour that is contrary to these expectations.

google docCommunity Stardards, external link

Residents will be allowed to sign in up to a maximum of (2) guests per day. A guest cannot be signed in more than three (3) nights in a row and cannot be signed in more than nine (9) nights per month. A resident’s guest privileges may be revoked at the discretion of Housing & Residence Life. A guest can be asked by an employee of Housing & Residence Life to leave the residence at any time.

Students who have concerns about the guest policy are encouraged to connect with the Housing office.