Waldron Tower

Waldron’s 11-storey tower contains 276 single rooms, and 1 double room, with many featuring south-facing views of Lake Ontario. This residence is close to City Park and a short walk to the bustling downtown Kingston core.

Starting in Fall 2024 floors in the Tower in Waldron Tower will be gendered female and male. LLCs in the Expansion and Bridge will remain mixed gender. 

More information about Waldron Tower

Originally a residence for nursing students at Kingston General Hospital, Waldron Tower was built in 1968 and is located at the corner of King and George streets, near City Park. In total there are 240 rooms in the 11-storey tower, 11 between floors 2 and 3 connecting the Tower and the Expansion or Annex (known as the Bridge), and 50 rooms in renovated section attached to the bottom 3 floors (known as the Expansion or Annex) only.

The building was designed so that nearly every window (in the tower) looks south over Lake Ontario.

Room Types Available:





How to Find Waldron Tower:

Waldron Tower, Kingston ON

Mailing Address

Name, Student Number
Watts Hall
23 Lower Albert St.
Queen’s University
Kingston, ON K7L 3V1

Front Desk:

Victoria Hall


Open 24 hours per day

What does the front desk provide?

Important Notes:

  • This building contains passenger elevators.
  • 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.