Living Off-Campus in Saint John | UNB

Living off-campus

Saint John

Living off-campus in Saint John

Getting to and from campus

UNB’s Saint John campus is only a 15-minute bus ride from Uptown Saint John - the city’s popular commercial/business district and is where much of the city's entertainment (movies, restaurants, shopping, aquatic centre, YMCA) can be found.

Saint John Transit offers discounted transit passes for full-time UNB students. The services runs seven days per week and offers 29 different routes - covering every area of the city.

Off-campus housing resources

If you’re looking for off-campus housing near UNB’s Saint John campus, the Student Services department has some great resources to help you in your search.

Orientation and transition

It doesn’t matter if you live on campus or off campus, when you become a student at UNB, you’re a part of the UNB family. During your first week at UNB, all students are invited to take part in Orientation Week - a week entirely dedicated to helping you make new friends, become familiar with the Saint John campus, and get to know your faculty.

Hotels for self-isolation

Delta Hotel by Marriott

39 King St, Saint John | $89/night + taxes (based on 14-night stay)

Mini-fridge and coffee maker in room (microwave available on first come first serve basis, complimentary wifi, cable/satellite TV. Daily housekeeping will not be offered. Call 1-506-648-1981 and ask to speak to the manager on duty about the UNB rate.

Econo Lodge Inn & Suites

1441 Manawagonish Rd, Saint John | $79/night + taxes

Complimentary internet, fridge, microwave, and coffee maker included. Call 1-506-635-8700.

Hillcrest Motel

1315 Manawagonish Rd, Saint John | $45 - $60/night + taxes

Complimentary parking, complimentary Internet, all units equipped with fridge, microwave, and TV. Call 1-506-672-5310 or 1-888-372-9700 (toll-free), hillcrestmotel@ymail.com.

Hilton Hotel Saint John

1 Market Square, Saint John | $80/night + taxes (based on 14-night stay)

Fridge and coffee maker in room (microwave available upon request), TV with cable, Bathroom amenities included. Daily housekeeping will not be offered. Call 1-506-693-8484 and ask for UNBSJ student rate.