Saskatoon struggles to find room for 23,000 students

August 24, 2007

Saskatoon's mayor and the presidents of uSaskatchewan, SIAST and SIIT are asking Saskatoon residents to take student boarders into their homes, due to a student housing shortage.  23,000 students require affordable accommodation in the city, and SIIT reports that 20% of its students are struggling to find housing. The City of Saskatoon will be launching a multimedia ad campaign to promote the benefits of having a boarder. City of Saskatoon News Release