Excellence in English language learning

Since 1972, the Renison English Language Institute (Renison ELI) has offered high quality English language programs and courses. Located in Renison University College at the University of Waterloo, Renison ELI supports more than 1000 students from 35 countries each year in achieving their academic and professional goals.

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  1. Jan. 1, 2019Celebrate 60 years of Renison at Reni Moose's Birthday Party!Reni Moose's Birthday Party
    Renison University College is proudly celebrating its 60th anniversary in 2019.  What better way to begin our year of celebrations than by celebrating everybody's loveable campus moose... Reni Moose!
  2. Oct. 9, 2018Celebrate Random Act of Kindness Day with our BASE studentsRandom Act of Kindness Day

    Student volunteers from the Bridge to Academic Success in English (BASE) program will be spearheading initiatives across campus at UWaterloo to make kindness a priority on Friday, November 2.

  3. Aug. 2, 2018Make a colourful mess with our iBASE student leadersPaint Splash

    Be creative! Have fun! Let your inner artist shine! 

    Student leaders from the iBASE Rep volunteer team are hosting PAINT SPLASH on Thursday, August 9 from 6:00pm-9:00pm. Join us at the Grad House Greens (located near the Dana Porter Library) for a fun evening!

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  1. Feb. 22, 2019Moving Meditation: Qigong

  2. Feb. 22, 2019White or Bright Sky Zone Trampoline Park

    Have you ever been to a trampoline park before? Here's your chance!

    Join us on this epic adventure to Sky Zone Kitchener. Enjoy freestyle jump trampolines, ultimate dodgeball, skyslam basketball, the foam zone, and more! The theme of the night is "White or Bright." This means that Sky Zone will have all the lights turned off for the night and you will need to wear a white or bright-coloured shirt. You will glow in the dark! 

  3. Feb. 25, 2019Learn How to Play Ultimate Frisbee

    Do you want to learn how to play Ultimare Frisbee?

    Join us for a fun evening where you will learn how to play Ultimate Frisbee with the UWaterloo Ultimate Frisbee Club, and get to play with your classmates and other UWaterloo students!

    To attend: Register on the BASE or EFAS Bulletin Boards near Room 1928. Meet your Peer Leader in the Renison Atrium by 6:45pm to walk over to PAC together, where the event will take place. 

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