Pembina Hall Residence (PHR)

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The Pembina Hall Residence Brochure gives you an overview of our newest residence building on the Fort Garry Campus.

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Pembina Hall Residence, our newest residence, opened on September 3, 2011. It houses 360 students in a contemporary, high-rise building situated above the existing Pembina Hall Building and Dining Room. All 360 units are single rooms with an exterior glass wall providing plenty of natural light and excellent views of the campus to the north and the Red River to the south. Each room is complete with its own private washroom and shower. Free wireless Internet is available throughout the entire building with additional wired in-room options for Internet, television, and telephone. Each of the ten residence floors has a lounge with a kitchenette, soft seating, and a flat screen HD television. The lounge on the 4th floor has a fully equipped kitchen for community use. Laundry facilities are located on the second floor.

 ► Features of Pembina Hall Residence:

  • Residence Advisor (RA) - trained student staff on each floor
  • Transit services nearby
  • Social/cultural activities
  • Workshops: study skills, resumé writing, job interviews
  • Alcohol Awareness program
  • Student government
  • The Healthy Active Living Learning Community (LLC)
  • Recreation, fitness classes, socials, and intermural sports with Recreation Services

Room Rates:
Once approved by the Board of Governors each year, the Room Rates are posted with payment schedules.

Meal Plans:
The Pembina Hall Residence does have a mandatory Meal Plan.

Student Fees:
Currently, there are two fees that are in addition to your room and meal plans.

  • Residence Council Fee $45
  • Residence Life Programming Fee $80

IT - Phone, Cable, Internet:
Students are provided with free wireless Internet via the University of Manitoba and wired Internet through Student Residences. Any other IT Services including telephone, television, and alternative Internet must be negotiated and paid for by the student if they wish to subscribe to an outside service.

 ► The Room Plan

A one bedroom with private washroom.
Bedroom - 9.5 ft x 20 ft.; Washroom - 5 ft x 10 ft; Total room: approx. 175 sq. ft.

PHR room layout

Room Features:

  • Single Bed (adjustable height) - 36" wide x 80" long
  • Stackable storage drawers - 3
  • Bookcase
  • Desk
  • Under-desk filing cabinet/drawer set
  • Desk chair
  • Storage drawer with padded seat
  • Washroom -- shower with shower door, sink/cabinet/mirror, and toilet

Important: Instructions for the PHR Thermostat.

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 ► We Recommend that You Bring

  • Bedding for 80" single bed

See What to Bring for more suggestions.

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For more information about Pembina Hall Residence, please contact the Residence Office at:

101 Arthur V. Mauro Residence
120 Dafoe Road
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3T 6B3

Phone Toll-Free: 1-800-859-8737
Local: 204-474-9922
Fax: 204-474-7662

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Pembina Hall Residence Rooms

PHR bedroom

PHR single bed.
 PHR closet
PHR hallway closet.

PHR hallway and washroom

PHR entrance - washroom to right.

PHR bathroom

PHR private washroom with shower.
PHR lounge
PHR lounge.