Off-Campus Housing

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Are you new to the Mohawk community? New to Hamilton or Stoney Creek area? Are you moving out of residence? There are many community resources that provide housing options online. Browse the Online Housing Services in the Hamilton Area for a list of websites that students can search for accommodation. 

Online Housing Services in the Hamilton Area

Please note: The information provided on these online housing resources are not associated with Mohawk College. This service is provided for your convenience only and Mohawk College does not accept any liability whatsoever for your participation in any of these services.

 

Online Housing Service

The accommodations found on any of these resources have not been inspected by Mohawk College and Mohawk College makes no representations or warranties as to the accuracy of the information posted or the suitability of any accommodation. Mohawk College assumes no responsibility in regard to any accommodation, lease, or other arrangement made with the landlord or any arrangements made by students sharing the accommodations. 

Students are advised to meet with the landlord and inspect the premises before entering into any such lease or arrangements.

 

FAQs

Can I move to a new off-campus rental during COVID-19?

Yes - There are currently no restrictions placed on moving to a new home or rental unit.  Moving companies are an essential service and available to support your move.  Be sure to ask about the practices the movers will use to ensure that everyone stays safe.  

 

What precautions should I take when moving into a new rental during COVID-19?

  • Talk to your landlord about how they will sanitize the space before you move in.
  • Discuss with your housemates as to how you will practice physical distancing during and after the move.
  • Disinfect doorknobs and heavily touched areas regularly.
  • Wash your hands frequently and avoid touching your face.

 

Who can I talk to about managing my finances during COVID-19?

  • Mo-MoneyMomoney [at] mohawkcollege.ca can address questions about money management, budgeting, credit use, financial planning or debt repayment answered.
  • Mohawk Financial Assistance  - financialassistance [at] mohawkcollege.ca  or awards [at] mohawkcollege.ca can answer questions about OSAP loans and awards.

 

What emergency resources are available in Hamilton?  

 

What do I do if I start feeling sick?  

If you suspect you have COVID-19 symptoms please visit https://covid-19.ontario.ca/ to take a self-assessment and determine how to seek further care.

 

More resources can be found at: Information and Support for Students during COVID-19

 

Off-Campus Housing Complaints

If you would like to make a complaint regarding a landlord or tenant, please we urge you to contact the Landlord & Tenant Boardwho work to resolve issues between residential landlords and tenants.

Alternatively, students can contact the MSA's lawyer, William Reid (william.reid [at] mail.com) free of charge if legal assistance is required.

 
Contact Us:

Email: student.life [at] mohawkcollege.ca