Canada’s Premier Student Residence
for today’s class of independent students.

Pursue Academics | Focus on Your Health and Wellness | Build Relationships

You shouldn’t have to miss out on the opportunity to live the student experience

You don’t have to resign yourself to learning in isolation. Just because school is online doesn’t mean life has to be. You can do school at HOEM on Jarvis in Toronto and experience a thriving academic and social life in a health-conscious environment.

Apartments and Suites

Space to live and learn

Your suite is fully furnished, cozy, secure and low maintenance. You’ll get a door that locks and your own key. Keeping everything clean is a breeze with biweekly in-suite cleaning.

Choose from Double, Triple, or Quad rooms.

Double

$395 /week per bedroom

Looking to move in with a single roommate? Two beds and a shared bathroom offer a quieter experience.

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Triple

$370 /week per bedroom

Of your two roommates, one will be an RA. Two residents share one bathroom while the RA has their own.

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Quad

$350 /week per bedroom

Our most common type of room. Community starts with you and your three roommates.

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Double

$395 /week per bedroom

Looking to move in with a single roommate? Two beds and a shared bathroom offer a quieter experience.

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Triple

$370 /week per bedroom

Of your two roommates, one will be an RA. Two residents share one bathroom while the RA has their own.

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Quad

$350 /week per bedroom

Our most common type of room. Community starts with you and your three roommates.

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Explore Your Apartment and Suite Features

Wifi Ethernet

Stove, Fridge, Microwave Dishwasher

Furniture

24/7 Security

In-Suite Cleaning

Cutlery Dishes

Wifi Ethernet

Stove, Fridge, Microwave Dishwasher

Furniture

24/7 Security

In-Suite Cleaning

Cutlery Dishes

Building Amenities

The room to grow

HOEM is fully equipped with everything you need to thrive as a student. Study spaces, activity rooms, and a maker space are available for academic and creative projects. Health and wellness spaces are also onsite, including a fully equipped gym and yoga studio.

Explore Your Building Amenities

Maintenance Team

Gym

Maker Space

29 Study Rooms

Demo Kitchen

Parking *

Events

Roommate Matching

RAs

Academic Support

On-Site Laundry

Package Lockers

On-Site Building Team

Linen Service *

Laundry Service *

Printing

Maintenance Team

Gym

Maker Space

29 Study Rooms

Demo Kitchen

Parking *

Events

Roommate Matching

RAs

Academic Support

On-Site Laundry

Package Lockers

On-Site Building Team

Linen Service *

Laundry Service *

Printing

* Optional add on - not included in fees

International Students

Our HOEM is your home

Welcome to Toronto! We’re excited to have you. We know moving to a new city can be scary, so we’re here to help you set up your essentials. At HOEM, you can also sign up for workshops, tutoring, study halls, academic coaching and peer-to-peer support.

“While most schools are closing their residences, we are committed to giving you a fulfilling health-conscious student experience. Your wellness is top of mind while designing a residence experience that lets you achieve your goals (and have fun doing it). Our student staff live on site. We understand your needs because we live it every day.” - Beth, General Manager

Location

As the fourth largest city in North America with 2.6 million vibrant and diverse people, Toronto is a truly incredible place. HOEM sits right in the middle—a stone’s throw to Eaton Centre, Nathan Phillips Square, shopping, restaurants and bars. We’ll help you experience all of it.

Security

At HOEM we place the highest priority on the safety and security of our residents. This is enforced with 24/7 reception, overnight security and our live-in staff. In case of emergency, there are security, maintenance and professional staff members on-call 24/7.

Move in Ready

At HOEM, all suites are ready to live in the moment a student arrives. From couches and shower curtains to cutlery and crockery, we have it all. Residents simply need to bring their personal effects. For a full list of items that are provided in every suite, please see What Not to Bring.

Personal Development

Students who develop a sense of community with their peers adjust better to university life, enjoy more academic success and are happier overall. HOEM provides residents with endless ways to get involved, learn new skills and get to know other residents in a comfortable and safe environment.

Career Benefits

Our community gives students the tools and experiences they’ll need to begin their professional careers with the greatest chance of success. Whether it’s attending on of our career-building workshops or applying to our in-residence job opportunities, there are plenty of ways for students to grow.

Optional Add-Ons

For a small fee, students can arrange to have bedding provided before they arrive. We also provide an optional linen and laundry service and a printer available for student use. For a full list of available add-ons, see above. Don’t see something on this list that we can help you with? Just let us know!

Location

As the fourth largest city in North America with 2.6 million vibrant and diverse people, Toronto is a truly incredible place. HOEM sits right in the middle—a stone’s throw to Eaton Centre, Nathan Phillips Square, shopping, restaurants and bars. We’ll help you experience all of it.

Security

At HOEM we place the highest priority on the safety and security of our residents. This is enforced with 24/7 reception, overnight security and our live-in staff. In case of emergency, there are security, maintenance and professional staff members on-call 24/7.

Move in Ready

At HOEM, all suites are ready to live in the moment a student arrives. From couches and shower curtains to cutlery and crockery, we have it all. Residents simply need to bring their personal effects. For a full list of items that are provided in every suite, please see What Not to Bring.

Personal Development

Students who develop a sense of community with their peers adjust better to university life, enjoy more academic success and are happier overall. HOEM provides residents with endless ways to get involved, learn new skills and get to know other residents in a comfortable and safe environment.

Career Benefits

Our community gives students the tools and experiences they’ll need to begin their professional careers with the greatest chance of success. Whether it’s attending on of our career-building workshops or applying to our in-residence job opportunities, there are plenty of ways for students to grow.

Personal Development

Students who develop a sense of community with their peers adjust better to university life, enjoy more academic success and are happier overall. HOEM provides residents with endless ways to get involved, learn new skills and get to know other residents in a comfortable and safe environment.

Career Benefits

Our community gives students the tools and experiences they’ll need to begin their professional careers with the greatest chance of success. Whether it’s attending on of our career-building workshops or applying to our in-residence job opportunities, there are plenty of ways for students to grow.

Optional Add-Ons

For a small fee, students can arrange to have bedding provided before they arrive. We also provide an optional linen and laundry service and a printer available for student use. For a full list of available add-ons, see above. Don’t see something on this list that we can help you with? Just let us know!

Testimonials

“While most schools are closing their residences, we are committed to giving you a fulfilling health-conscious student experience. Your wellness is top of mind while designing a residence experience that lets you achieve your goals (and have fun doing it). Our student staff live on site. We understand your needs because we live it every day.”

- Beth, General Manager

“Prior to coming to HOEM, I loved going to school but the timing to just travel there and back took a lot of time out from my studies and enjoyment. After moving into HOEM, I could focus on that more along with the community and security aspect.”

- Gabby

“I was nervous not knowing anyone but coming to HOEM and being a part of the HOEM community helped negate all those fears and I have been able to meet some amazing people.”

- Elenor

“HOEM actually has these outlets about where we can talk about mental health in an open space and we also have inkblot therapy where we have two free sessions and a safetalk workshop”

- Alanna

“HOEM opened up all these opportunities for meeting people and helped me to not stress or have to worry about making friends or meeting new people.”

- Grace

“Mental health is really key and HOEM offers plenty of resources to help you get the help that you want or need”

- Tinashe

“I ultimately decided on HOEM because the community is amazing, the security aspect of it and the cleaning is great, especially during COVID”

- Mikayla

“This building is a great starting place for students who are, maybe just starting university or moving out on their own because the community is really amazing!.”

- Ryan

“HOEM has been extremely supportive throughout the pandemic and given all the students resources and tools to succeed virtually.”

- Shravan

"Hi A big part of why I love HOEM is because there's a lot of extra amenities you don't get in a traditional residence building.”

- Lauryn

“HOEM is designed for students. It allows us to succeed in school. They have so many events and you can tell that the staff really care about you”

- Cheryl

Life at HOEM is Within Reach

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Choose your roommates and select your suite

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Live well, learn fully, and love student life in the age of virtual learning.

Latest Blog Posts

Want to know what Life @ HOEM is really like? Check out these blogs from our HOEMies! Lots of great info from staff and students with what you need to know about student life, living in Toronto and how to make the most of your school year.

Top Fall Activities for Students in Toronto

As the school year starts to get busier with assignments and midterms, it is important to remember to take time for yourself. So, we have complied a list of Top Fall Activities for Students in Toronto.

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How to Have a Sustainable School Year

The new semester has just started, and I’ve always loved this time of year! After my first day of school in kindergarten, I cried on the way home because I found out that I wouldn’t be going back the next day.

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Tips for Your First Year in Res

Hey Incoming HOEMies! Congratulations on being accepted into Ryerson! We’re so excited for you to be staying with us here at HOEM during your time in Toronto.

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Top Fall Activities for Students in Toronto

As the school year starts to get busier with assignments and midterms, it is important to remember to take time for yourself. So, we have complied a list of Top Fall Activities for Students in Toronto.

Read More →
How to Have a Sustainable School Year

The new semester has just started, and I’ve always loved this time of year! After my first day of school in kindergarten, I cried on the way home because I found out that I wouldn’t be going back the next day.

Read More →
Tips for Your First Year in Res

Hey Incoming HOEMies! Congratulations on being accepted into Ryerson! We’re so excited for you to be staying with us here at HOEM during your time in Toronto.

Read More →

Want a Tour? Book Now!

Take the next step in your journey towards HOEM. Whether you want to visit us in person or see the place through a virtual call – book your personalized HOEM tour below!

Frequently Asked Questions

No, HOEM is for all full-time students who are actively taking courses. Everyone gets to live with us!
Just a couple songs if your headphones are in! For those that are looking for actual numbers we have a 98% walk score. We’re 6 minutes from the heart of Ryerson campus, 20 mins to UofT & OCADU, and 15 mins to George Brown.
Sadly, we only allow certified service animals because the apartments are shared spaces.
Not a problem! When you apply, you can fill out the Roommate Matching Survey to help us place you with roommates you would work best with.
Heck, yea! Every apartment comes with a fridge, stove, dishwasher, microwave, dishes, cookware & crockery, sofa, coffee table, barstools or table and chairs, bed, desk, desk chair and dresser.
No, HOEM is open to all students! We’re a preferred residence partner for Ryerson, but any open spaces are offered to other applicants.
No, HOEM doesn’t close during university breaks. HOEM is open all year round!
YES! Year round, we are hosting events for you to make new friends and create lifelong memories! Right now, we are virtual but still fun!
YES! All students that have a signed contract with HOEM can request a proof of residency letter prior to their arrival.
YES! We’d love to have you join our team. Vacant positions are advertised throughout the building as they come up.
YES! You can live the HOEM experience for all four years. We have students from all academic years, including graduate students!
All students are eligible to live at HOEM. HOEM operates on a first-come, first-serve basis, so you better act fast!
For sure, we have parking for both your car (for a fee), or your bike (for free).
100%! When you apply, you can indicate the name of anyone you’d like to live with!
The building has a 24/7 staffed reception desk and there is key access required to get beyond the front lobby. Residents access the building through turnstiles with hand scanners - fancy and secure!
Payments are every 5 weeks throughout the term of the contract. Need a modified payment schedule? Just let us know – we’re happy to see how we can help!
HOEM has various accessible suites. Please reach out to us directly so that we can chat about your student’s needs.

Fully Furnished Student Apartments in the Heart of Downtown Toronto

HOEM is in the middle of it all in Downtown Toronto. Whether you want to be close to your school, or steps away from great food, shopping, and so much more. HOEM is the place to be!

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