Here are some common questions about Laurent

The Building

Heat, furniture in your apartment/room, and access to private facilities and amazing amenities are all covered as part of your rent.

Yes, you do! You must be actively enrolled as a full or parttime student at any post-secondary education. You will be required to provide student status as part of your application process. 

Yes, there is! We want you to feel safe, comfortable and happy living at Laurent.   

Laurent also has fully integrated SMART security, so you can scan your phone to access the building, elevator, your unit, even your bedroom! And if you forget your phone, no worries, you will also have a PIN that works the same way.

We’ve partnered with CARMA to take the guesswork out of utilities. Just set up an account online and get billed your proportionate share of utilities every month.  

Our building is sub-metered by unit, so your bill Is not affected by how much your next-door neighbour uses! 

Yes, you can put in a request for a specific roommate, and we will do our best to accommodate the request. Roommate matching is a part of the application process, and we want to ensure you have the best experience living here. We’ll ask you a few questions and do our best to match you with a student who has similar interests.  

All roommates must complete a roommate agreement together so that we can establish unit expectations for cleanliness, common space use, and anything needed to help you all feel safe and comfortable at Laurent! 

Yes, it is. At Laurent, we strive to provide a safe and comfortable living experience for all students. Tenants can request gendered or genderinclusive housing at the application process. Talk with our leasing team if this is important to you! 

We love animals too, but there are no four-legged friends allowed at Laurent. However, all service animals are welcome.

Rent is due the 1st of every month. Rent can be paid via your resident portal on RentCafe. Payments can also be made directly to the leasing office via cheque, bank drafts, or money orders. Please contact the leasing office for more information.

Yes, there is a non refundable $30 application fee.

Yes, building and suites are air-conditioned.

We do not offer visitor parking, however, there is a parkade located right across the street so it’s easy for your family and friends to visit!

The U of A campus is a 2-minute walk from Laurent. Doesn’t get much better than that!