COVID-19 Updates

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The Renison English Language Institute Office (REN 1930) is CLOSED and not available for visitors, in accordance with COVID-19 measures. Moving forward, we will be providing support in a virtual format. Read more about how to connect with ELI online.

For the Winter 2021 term, we will continue to offer programs in a virtual format, including our Winter 2021 term of English For Academic Success.

Living in Waterloo

Student moving into residence

Please note that during the COVID-19 pandemic, Renison is unfortunately not able to provide on-campus accommodations at this time. 

We welcome you to contact Jennifer Burton for quarantine accommodation options if you are planning to move to the Kitchener-Waterloo area during the pandemic.


There are many options available to Renison ELI students looking for accommodation in Waterloo.

As a student-focused area, the Region of Waterloo has been ranked in the top 3 for 3 years in a row in the International Awards for Liveable Communities.

Choose an accommodation option to learn more: