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ABOUT WCRI is one of the largest student housing co-operatives in North America, and continues to be a co-operative inspiration to students everywhere.

What started with a small group, has grown into housing for over 700 resident members. The success of WCRI proves that co-operatives are able to adapt to the changing economic, political, and social currents of society.
BENEFITS
Live Close
• Just a 5 minute walk to both UW and WLU!
Non-Profit
• Earnings go back to our student community!
Save Money
• Save thousands, compared to other off-campus housing!
Community
• The most active student housing community in Waterloo!
Self Governed
• Co-operative housing means YOU have a voice!
Rewards
• Members earn great rewards for attending community events!
VALUES We are committed to providing exceptional accommodation, and related services, to students while developing a socially, environmentally, and financially responsible community that embodies, and is governed by, co-operative values.

These values are self-help, self-responsibility, democracy, equality, equity, and solidarity. We believe in honesty, openness, social responsibility and caring for others.
HOUSING WCRI's housing is comfortable, secure and affordable. We offer a variety of housing options including dormitory style rooms, studio and 1 to 4 bedroom apartments.

WCRI is located across the road from UW, and a five-minute walk from WLU. Grocery, entertainment, health and public transport amenities are conveniently located nearby.

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FLOOR PLANS
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FALL 2017 - SPRING 2018
DORMITORY RATES (PER TERM)
ROOM TYPE
DOUBLE
(per person)
SINGLE
LARGE SINGLE
280 Phillip Street
$1,595
$2,040
$2,642
139 University Ave W
n/a
$2,206
n/a
280 Phillip Street
$1,339
$1,734
$1,925
139 University Ave W
n/a
$1,889
n/a
280 Phillip Street
$1,002
$1,369
$1,631
139 University Ave W
n/a
$1,543
n/a

PARKING RATES
 
 
UNDER GROUND
ABOVE GROUND
One Term
Residents
$175
$125
Non-Residents
n/a
$175
One Month
Residents
n/a
$50
Non-Residents
n/a
$50
Two Weeks
Residents
n/a
$25
Non-Residents
n/a
$25
Underground parking available at 280 Phillip Street; Above ground parking available at 268 & 280 Phillip Street and 139 Unversity Ave W.
APARTMENT RATES (PER MONTH)
280 PHILLIP STREET
SINGLE ROOMS WITHIN 1 - 4 BEDROOM APARTMENTS
1 YEAR CONTRACT
8 MONTH CONTRACT
Studio
$795
n/a
1 Bedroom
• Additional $150 for double occupancy
$945
n/a
2 Bedroom
$725
n/a
3 Bedroom
$650
n/a
4 Bedroom
$650
n/a
268 PHILLIP STREET
SINGLE ROOMS WITHIN 3 & 4 BEDROOM APARTMENTS
1 YEAR CONTRACT
8 MONTH CONTRACT
3 Bedroom - single level - unfurnished
$475
$595
4 Bedroom - single level - furnished
$505
$630
3 or 4 Bedroom - split level - per room
• Depending on room size
$489 &
$499
$615 &
$625
268 PHILLIP STREET
WHOLE 3 & 4 BEDROOM APARTMENTS
1 YEAR CONTRACT
8 MONTH CONTRACT
3 Bedroom - split level - whole apt
$1,487
$1,865
4 Bedroom - split level - whole apt
$1,976
$2,480
Rent amounts are for the entire apartment, divided equally amongst roommates.
FALL 2016 - SPRING 2017
DORMITORY RATES (PER TERM)
ROOM TYPE
DOUBLE
(per person)
SINGLE
LARGE SINGLE
280 Phillip Street
$1,579
$2,019
$2,615
139 University Ave W
n/a
$2,173
n/a
280 Phillip Street
$1,325
$1,716
$1,905
139 University Ave W
n/a
$1,861
n/a
280 Phillip Street
$992
$1,355
$1,614
139 University Ave W
n/a
$1,520
n/a

PARKING RATES
 
 
UNDER GROUND
ABOVE GROUND
One Term
Residents
$130
$100
Non-Residents
$200
$125
One Month
Residents
n/a
$40
Non-Residents
n/a
$40
Two Weeks
Residents
n/a
$30
Non-Residents
n/a
$30
Underground parking available at 280 Phillip Street; Above ground parking available at 268 & 280 Phillip Street and 139 Unversity Ave W.
APPLY We accept applications, from students, year round, with three allotment periods during the academic year.

Dormitory style housing is available for 4 month contracts starting in September, January and May, short-term contracts may be available upon request.

Apartments style housing is available for 1-year contracts starting in September. 8 month contracts are available for apartments at 268 Phillip Street.
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CONTACT Does living in an engaging, affordable, co-operative environment, just minutes from campus sound perfect to you? Feel free to forward your questions & comments.