Mary E. Keyes Residence


  • The only “Suite” style building on campus.
  • Accessible Suite are available.
  • Residents share carpeted furnished suites – living room, kitchenette and 2 washrooms with shower, toilet and sink
  • Houses 280 students on seven floors
  • Suites house four occupants
  • Lounges and study rooms found on each floor with a centrally-located study room on 2nd floor
  • Laundry facilities with iron and ironing boards are located on the second floor
  • Tim Hortons, convenience store and “East Meets West Bistro” located on main floor
  • West quad service centre located on the first floor

Additional Info

  • Bedrooms measure approximately 8’10” by 12’2″ and include captain’s bed, desk with bookcase, light and chair. Drapes, garbage can, built-in closet, and internet service.
  • Kitchenettes have a fridge, cook top and microwave, and built-in island with stools (you are responsible for cutlery, dishes, cookware, etc.)
  • All living rooms have a love seat, coffee table, overhead lighting, window coverings entertainment unit and a cable outlet (you are responsible for your own TV and for contacting Cogeco if you wish to purchase a cable package)
  • Music room in basement along with games room overlooking the dining facility
  • The 8,000 square foot Bistro features a wood burning pizza oven and two story glass windows with a fabulous view of the campus as well as an outside patio
  • Meeting rooms (some with phone and internet) are available with seating ranging from 70 to 116 persons

Building Address

Mary E. Keyes Residence, Room # ____ Mailbox # ____ McMaster University 1280 Main St. W. Hamilton, ON L8S 4S5