A community living experience
Welcome first and second year undergraduate students. Live on campus and experience being part of a group of students who have similar goals. Shell House is a traditional-style, private single room residence for undergraduate students. Take the next step in your journey with a community that works together while you explore your interdependency. Welcome to a relaxed and diverse community.
Continue your SFU Residence Journey
Shell House has single-occupancy only (i.e., no roommates, private) which means that you won't have to share your room with anybody. We offer gender inclusive and single-gender options. Common areas (i.e., washroom, lounges, kitchen, laundry) are shared spaces for all residents living in Shell House. Explore what Shell House has to offer.
Each private room includes
- Standard twin size mattress (39" x 78")
- Desk (59.5” x 27” x 29”) + Chair
- Wall shelf x 5 (47.5” x 9.5” x 14”)
- Compact fridge (3.1 cu ft) with Freezer (0.87 cu ft) (20" x 18.5" x 32.5")
- Drawers under bed x 2 (22.5” x 24” x 8”)
- Built in Wardrobe:
- Storage, 2 drawers & 2 shelves (17” x 24” x 75”)
- Clothes closet with clothes hanging rod (28.5” x 24” x 75”)
- Internet:Shaw Wifi High-Speed and ethernet connections
Shell house shared space
- Shared washrooms
- Shared kitchens (stoves, ovens, cupboards, microwaves)
- Shared lounges (with wireless internet)
- Laundry room
- Each room is single-occupancy only (i.e., no roommates, private)
- No elevator
- Average room size (approximate): 10.3 m2 110 Sq. ft.
- Residence capacity: 130