Jean Royce Hall

Jean Royce west campus is unique, consisting of 12 individual houses within a complex. It contains indoor access to; the Jean Royce dining hall, a late-night cafe, and the Faculty of Education and Education Library. It is within walking distance to waterfront paths, historic Portsmouth Village and main campus.

More information about Jean Royce Hall

Jean Royce Hall, was built in 1974 and was named after Jean Royce, the Queen’s Registrar, from 1933 – 1969. The 12 individual houses within the Jean Royce complex are named after former faculty and trustees, including; Angus, Boucher, Bryce, Curran, Douglas, Healey, Laird, Miller, Roy, Shortliffe, Tracy and Trotter.

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How to Find Jean Royce Hall:

Gordon Brockington House, Kingston ON

Mailing Address

Name, Student Number
Jean Royce Hall
535 Union St.
Queen’s University
Kingston, ON K7M 2B9

Front Desk:

Jean Royce Hall


Open 24 hours per day

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Important Notes:

  • Queen’s has 18 unique residence buildings built between 1925 – 2022. Each building varies in size, layout, and room furnishings. Design elements such as flooring type, window sizes and window coverings, and storage solutions change from room to room.
  • The photos and videos provided are a sample our room types. Please understand that your specific room may vary in size and appearance.
  • Linen packages can be obtained from Campus Linens.
  • The fees listed above are subject to change. Any discrepancy between fee information listed above and in the Fee Schedule, the Fee Schedule will be deemed correct.