Welcome to Chancellors House!
Our Chancellors House Residence Complex is our largest complex and houses over 400 students. It is home to our Consecutive Bachelor of Education students as well as the majority of our first year Undergraduate students. It is located in a picturesque spot at the bottom of College Drive just minutes from the Main Campus. As soon as you walk into the building you can feel the sense of community that Chancellors House offers. Chancellors House is close to restaurants, shopping, grocery stores, the North Bay Regional Health Centre and coffee shops! We hope that you will love living in Chancellors House, which has many fantastic things to offer you.
Chancellors House is a Suite Style Residence Complex. Each Suite is designed to house up to 4 students and consists of a kitchen, living room, two bathrooms and four private bedrooms where the students have their own space to unwind.
If you live at Chancellors House your mailing address will be:
900 Gormanville Rd
Suite # __ Mailbox # __
North Bay ON P1B 9V2
Front Desk Services
Chancellors House Front Desk is located in the main lobby. The desk hours are as follows:
- Monday-Thursday 9:30am to 10:30pm
- Friday 9:30am to 3:00am
- Saturday 10:00am to 3:00am
- Sunday 10:00am to 10:00pm
At the Chancellors House Front Desk you can get laundry change, print/copy/fax/scan documents, sign out residence equipment (e.g. vacuums, mops/buckets), or get answers to questions that you may have. In order to sign out equipment you must leave your Nipissing University student card at the residence front desk. The student card will be returned to you once you have returned the equipment.
Chancellors House has a Laundry Room which is located on the 1st floor of the building. The washers and dryers are coin-operated at a cost of $1.50 each per load, so don’t forget to bring your loonies and quarters, but if you do, laundry change is available at the residence front desk.
Chancellors House is located moments from the Main Campus at the bottom of College Drive. As a full time student you will receive a city transit pass, which is valid from September to April. The city buses run regularly between the main campus and Chancellors House, therefore you will get door-to-door service, which our students appreciate in the colder months of the year.
Parking & Security Services
Students parking in the Chancellors House lot must purchase a permit through the Security & Parking Services website. It is best to pre-order your parking pass prior to move-in day. Once you have purchased your pass, it can be picked up in the Security & Parking Office on the Main Campus. Plug in parking is available during the winter months. Arrangements for plug-in parking can be made in late fall through the Chancellors House Front Desk for an additional fee of $80.00. Students will be notified through an email when plug-in parking becomes available.
Living Learning Community
Chancellors House offers the BALANCE Living Learning Community. Balance takes a holistic approach to all aspects of health and wellness. This community promotes a healthy lifestyle, with the focus on your physical, social and emotional well-being. Student will work together to provide on environment of support and encourage each other to live a well-balanced lifestyle through programs run within the greater Nipissing community.
Amenities & Social Space
Chancellors House has a Games Room on the 1st Floor which offers equipment such as pool tables, ping-pong tables, pianos, etc. There is also a large Assembly Room on the 1st Floor.
Each floor has a Common Room which has a TV, couches and chairs for students to get together in or just have some down time.
Chancellors House offers 10 designated study spaces spread throughout the building.
Residence Life Supervisor - Supervisors, Residence Life are staff members with extensive training and experience in residence life and working with university students. They directly supervise the Residence Dons, Academic Dons, Living-Learning Community Dons, and Community Advisors. Additionally, they work with students in their assigned residence community to uphold the Residence Community Living Standards, develop a community atmosphere, and are available to assist with issues as they arise.
Emily Gibson, Chancellors House - firstname.lastname@example.org
If you have any questions about living in Chancellors House please do not hesitate to contact your Residence Life Team at email@example.com or via phone at 705-474-3450 ext 4855.