Ron Eydt Village

Experience REV

Get to know Ron Eydt Village

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#UWRoomGoals Favourites 2017Fast facts

Size: 960 residents

Style: Traditional

Rooms: Double

Meal plan: Required

Community: First-year students

Mascot: REV Moustache

First-year contracts: Fall-Winter

Upper-year contracts: None

Building: REV consists of 4 quads. Each quad has 5 floors, with 48 residents and 1 don living on each floor. Floors are co-ed, but each wing on the floor are single gender.


Features and amenities

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24-hr Front Desk

Available to all residents 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The front desk offers: printing, stamp purchases, parcel pick-up and mail distribution. You can also visit the front desk to sign out equipment, facilities, movies  and games, or to ask your friendly Front Desk Assistant any questions related to residence, campus, or Waterloo. 

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Wireless Internet

All rooms and common areas include an unlimited high-speed Internet connection.

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Don support

Dons are upper-year students living on each floor in residence to provide students with mentorship and support. 

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Utilities included

Heat, electricity, water and internet are all included with your residence fee.​

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Laundry facilities

WatCard operated laundry facilities are located in the main laundry facility. Irons and ironing boards are also available from the Front Desk for you to use.

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IT Service Desk

Located in the V1 community centre, the Residence IT Service Desk offers free technical support and services to all residents.

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Shared amenities

As a UWaterloo resident, you have access to amenities located in other residences including: gaming tables, movies, multi-faith room, music rooms, fitness rooms, tutoring centres, cafeterias and study rooms.

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Community centre

​REV residents have access to: pool, snooker, ping pong, board games, movies, a music room, basketball court, fitness room and TV lounge outfitted with a 65" 4K TV. 

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Study and meeting rooms

Residents are able to book shared rooms and spaces for group meetings or study sessions. 

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Fitness Room

Located within REV, a newly renovated fitness room includes treadmills, stationary bikes, step machines, free weights, mats and more.

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Shared kitchen

Floor lounge includes a small kitchenette with a microwave and full-sized refrigerator for residents to share. 

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Eatery and dining

REVelation is located in the REV community centre complete with a large dining hall.