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Get to know our small wonder of a university

Below you will find our main campus tour video, which covers all of our academic buildings and centres, as well as three videos showcasing our three residence options. After watching these videos, you’ll have a greater understanding of our campus layout and the many opportunities available to our students.

Academic buildings and centres

Follow along as MSVU students Liz, Rex, Raf and Kathleen take you on a guided tour!



Assisi offers traditional dorm rooms that are ideal for first-year students.This 12-storey building overlooks the Bedford Basin and houses 142 students, almost all in single rooms. Assisi offers laundry facilities, as well as lounge areas with kitchenettes for socializing.

Room size: 12’ x 9.5’

The Birches

The Birches is made up of a group of five spacious townhouses that offer a nice mix for everyone. Eash Birch has 21 single rooms, complete with a lounge, kitchen, laundry room and storage.

Room size: 11’ x 10’


Westwood is MSVU’s newest residence, and is geared for senior or transfer students (19 and older). Westwood has mostly four-bedroom, fully-furnished apartments complete with living room, kitchen and two bathrooms. If apartment living isn’t for you, Westwood also offers a floor of single dorm-style rooms. This floor also boasts three lounges and a brand new games room.

Premium single room size: 20’ x 8.5’
Apartment room size: 13’ x 8.5’