Magee House Apartments

Magee House Apartments

Apartment Living on Campus for Singles and Families

Mature students and students with families will feel right at home in our seven-story apartment complex. You’ll enjoy the benefits of apartment-style living while being on campus and taking advantage of the program and services offered to traditional residence students, most of which are free.  Our apartment complex has a live in superintendant, is secured and the apartments are unfurnished.  Please note that utilities hook up is the responsibility of the tenant, we recommend reaching out to NB Power a few days before moving in.  Tenants must be registered as a full time student with UNB, STU, NBCC or NBCCD and a minium of 21 years of age or in their third year of University.  Tenants can be single, a couple or married with or without children.  Magee House apartments are rented by the apartment (no matching of single students).

Magee House welcomes diversity and offers many activities and program, including:

  • Cultural nights and potluck suppers
  • Community yard sales and barbeques

How to apply

Mature students can fill out our application form and email it to


  • Magee House Cooperative Playgroup
  • College Hill Daycare Co-op and Montgomery Street Elementary School on either side of Magee House
  • Full-fenced outdoor playground area
  • 15-minute walk to shopping malls
  • Upgraded laundry facilities on each floor
  • Newly-renovated playroom and lounge, equipped with Cable TV/DVD
  • Community vegetable garden
  • Study area on each floor

Each apartment has:

  • Bathroom
  • Kitchen (including refrigerator and stove)
  • Living/dining area
  • Bedroom (s)
  • Storage closet
  • Drapes

Approximate room dimensions:

1 Bedroom:

  • Living/dining area 15'8" x 10'5"
  • Bedroom 11' x 10'
  • Kitchen 8' x 6'

2 Bedrooms:

  • Living/dining area 15'10" x 12'2"
  • Bedroom 13' x 8'
  • Bedroom 15' x 10'
  • Kitchen 8' x 6'

3 Bedrooms:

  • Living/dining area 15'6" x 11'6"
  • Bedroom 12' x 9'
  • Bedroom 15' x 9'
  • Bedroom 15' x 10'
  • Kitchen 11' x 6

2018-19 Rental Fees

Lease agreements are for 12-month terms. Sub-lease is only permitted with the permission of the University. You will need to pay a security deposit of one average month's rent in order to secure the apartment. First month's rent is also due at time of move in.

Magee House Monthly Rental Rates

May 1st - August 31stSeptember 1st - April 30thAverage
One(1) Bedroom Unit $708.00 $912.00 $844.00
Two(2) Bedroom Unit $807.00 $1090.00 $996.00
Three(3) Bedroom Unit $946.00 $1246.00 $1,146.00
*As of September 2016 the above rates include Bell Aliant FibreOP Internet service.  Magee House rental rates are reviewed annually.  Any changes to these rates will take effect May 1st of a given year, in line with the University of New Brunswick's budget.

At a Glance

  • Lifestyle: Mature students; families
  • Meal Plan: Optional Commuter Meal Plans
  • Lease Agreements: 12-month term
  • Number of Apartments: 102 (49 one-bedroom, 47 two-bedroom and 6 three-bedroom units)
  • Year Opened: 1969
  • Namesake: Frederick Magee, philanthropist and graduate of UNB who provided funding to start the Business Administration degree course.