Student life

Live your best Warrior life

Success comes easier when you have a community of people cheering you on. Through clubs, events, activities, and more, you’ll form a social network that connects you to fun times, new experiences, and all-around support.

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Explore your interests and meet new friends through Waterloo's clubs and student societies.

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Meet lifelong friends: live in one of Waterloo's residences. Get a meal plan or cook for yourself!

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Staying active

Keep active with one of the country’s largest sports and campus recreation programs.


Your guide to student life at Waterloo

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Visit our guide to student life at Waterloo to learn about

Event tickets 1,200+festivals and events in the local community each year
apple, banana, and coffee  40 on-campus eateries have you covered, from breakfast to late-night snacks
student meditating 200+student clubs for you to explore your interests