Graduate House Home

The Graduate House is a private club operated by the Graduate Student Association. Located on the grassy hill of south campus, the Graduate House is YOUR graduate student lounge.

  1. Jan. 11, 2017Volunteers Needed! Volunteers Needed

    We need grad students to help run events at the Grad House! It’s a great way to meet new friends, get involved, and enjoy GH gift certificates. Contact our events coordinator Allison at if you’re interested. 

  2. Jan. 11, 2017Hiring New Team Members for WINTER 2017

    The Graduate House seeks passionate and enthusiastic individuals to join our WINTER 2017 team.

    Are you passionate about hospitality service? Are you enthusiastic about serving our community? Can you work regular weekly shifts (5-7 hour shift duration) 1-2 days per week?

    If so, send a detailed email to Henry Ensley and use “Graduate House Positions WINTER 2017” as the subject line.

    In your email, answer ALL of the following questions:

  3. Dec. 5, 2016December Holiday Hours

    December Holiday Hours

    The Graduate House will close at 7:00 pm Friday, December 16, 2016. 

    The Graduate House will open at 9:00 am Tuesday, January 3, 2016.

    Best wishes for a safe and happy holiday season!

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  1. Feb. 27, 2017Python Project Hourspython

    Are YOU working with Python Programming language or interested in learning? Do YOU need help/feedback with Python programming projects? Drop in and visit the Python programmers groups… various skill levels are welcome. Enjoy camaraderie, mentorship, and exchange of ideas in a supportive environment. 

  2. Feb. 28, 2017A Taste of Oasisoasis

    A Taste of Oasis: Oasis is a network of Communities of Compassion and Reason for nonreligious people. A Taste of Oasis meets every other Tuesday in Grad House (5:30 - 7 pm, starting January 17) for live music, refreshments, an inspiring TED-like talk (by a faculty member, staff, grad student or community member), and friendship. For upcoming speakers and musicians visit

  3. Mar. 1, 2017Community Soup Night Soup

    Enjoy a nice, hot bowl of delicious and healthy soup, every Wednesday at 6:30PM. Stay for either Trivia Night or Jam Night (alternating every-other Wednesday).

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Graduate Student Association


We serve the graduate students of the University of Waterloo with dedication and commitment to enhance the quality of their academic and social experience.



We are leaders facilitating the growth and development of graduate studies at the University of Waterloo. We are the sole representatives of graduate students on all campuses of the University of Waterloo.



Accountability, Inclusivity, Professionalism, Transparency and Advocacy

Hours of Operation

Mon - Fri: 9:00 am-10:00 pm