Regent knows that students are busy enough as it is, and that looking for housing can be a challenging and new experience. There are more factors than just convenience and affordability that come into play when trying to find the right off-campus living solution.
The Regent Team encourages parental involvement to ensure students are knowledgeable and comfortable in dealing with Regent and our leasing and management teams. We highly recommend that parents of students who are considering Regent, contact us and speak with our senior leasing staff.
Here are some common questions students and parents have asked in the past. Still have other questions? No problem! Please contact us and we'll be sure to get back to you with an answer.
Where are Regent's buildings located?
Regent at James is located at 136 James Street, St. Catharines, ON L2R 5C4. Regent at Lake is located at 51 Lake Street, St. Catharines, ON L2R OB6.
How many units are available?
Our James Street building features 53 Units with a total of 210 beds, and our Lake Street building features 67 Units with a total of 258 beds.
How long is the lease term?
Regent has two 12 month lease terms: May to April of the following year, or September to August of the following year.
Whether new or experienced to signing a lease, Regent wants our students to feel comfortable. That means, reading, researching, and understanding the lease terms. We put the "ease" in lease.
How many beds per unit?
Regent offers 3 different floor plans: 3, 4, and 5 bedroom apartments.
How many washrooms per unit?
All apartment layouts feature 2 shared washrooms with a toilet, sink, and shower in each bathroom.
Regent’s 5 bedroom layouts feature an additional ensuite washroom in 1 of the bedrooms (total of 2 common washrooms, 1 private washroom). Please note there are limited ensuite bedrooms available.
What furniture is included in my apartment and bedroom?
All apartments come furnished with a couch, chair, coffee table, TV stand, 43” Smart TV, 4 barstools and table, stainless steel appliances, stackable washer/dryer, Wi-Fi, and all-inclusive utilities.
Each bedroom is furnished with a bedframe with storage, bedbug proof mattress, desk, chair, armoire, and blinds.
Can I request a larger bedroom?
All bedrooms are approximately the same size.
Does my bedroom lock?
All tenants receive key fobs upon move-in to access amenity spaces (fitness centre, study lounge), their apartment door, and their bedroom door. For your privacy bedroom access is limited to the tenant occupying the bedroom.
Is parking available?
The Lake Street building features an underground parking lot with 84 spaces. Parking is subject to additional monthly fees.
What if I get locked out?
Regent Student Living offers a 24/7 emergency support / lockout line.
What security features are offered at Regent Student Living?
Each building features a 24/7 surveillance camera system and onsite Security services Thursday, Friday, and Saturday Nights.
My friend(s) & I have would like to apply to live at Regent – can we be roommates?
Of course! Roommate requests are given priority while completing room assignments. Please be sure to note your request on your application.
When will I find out who my roommates are?
Room assignments are once current tenants confirm their renewals and new tenants sign their leases. This process usually occurs in April and August, depending on your lease start date.
Unit assignments are based on roommate requests, preferred building/unit type, and year of study/program.
What if something breaks in my apartment or bedroom?
Please complete an online Maintenance Request form. Our Maintenance team will follow up in 24-48 hours to address your request.
Are shuttles available to Brock?
We are pleased to offer shuttle service to Brock University! The shuttle runs 3 times a day, Monday through Friday, with pick up and drop off to both the James and Lake buildings. *Currently unavailable due to COVID-19 precautions.
Where can I buy groceries?
To ensure tenants have access to weekly groceries Regent Student Living provides a weekly Grocery Shuttle every Tuesday evening to the shopping plaza on Fourth Avenue – featuring a Wal-Mart and Superstore! *Currently unavailable due to COVID-19 precautions.
I’m ready – how do I apply to Regent Student Living?
Please click here to complete an application. Once received we will follow up with a lease bundle to be completed by you and your guarantor. We are available to answer any questions you may have – simply e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org !