Welcome to Grebel

We are a mask-friendly campus

We continue to strongly encourage you to think of the people around you and help limit the spread of COVID by wearing a mask. Visit the University of Waterloo COVID-19 page for current information regarding campus requirements regarding masks and vaccinations.


Grebel has an enthusiastic residence community on the campus of the University of Waterloo! Join this friendly community of people who are dedicated to making Grebel an amazing place to live and grow. Meet some of Grebel's current students. Take an in-person or virtual tour. Discover leadership opportunities at Grebel. Apply now to live in the residence.


Study with and get to know professors in a community-oriented learning environment. Grebel administers the Music and Peace and Conflict Studies departments at University of Waterloo, and offers additional undergraduate courses in Arts, History, Mennonite Studies, Philosophy, Religious Studies, and Sociology. Grebel also offers two Master's level graduate programs in Theological Studies and Peace and Conflict Studies.

  1. Sep. 22, 2022Grebel’s Complex Community Gathers for the New Term 
    Student leaders at Grebel

  2. Sep. 12, 2022Mennonite Heritage Week 2022 focuses on Amish Bicentennial
    Fall farmscape

    In recognition of Mennonite Heritage Week in Canada, Mennonites in Ontario are highlighting the bicentennial of Amish immigration to Canada.

  3. Aug. 17, 2022Jane Kuepfer renewed as Schlegel Specialist in Spirituality and Aging
    Jane Kuepfer

    The Schlegel-UW Research Institute for Aging (RIA) and Conrad Grebel University College are pleased to announce the renewal of Jane Kuepfer as Schlegel Specialist in Spirituality and Aging.

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  1. Oct. 4, 2022AGM and Strategic Plan Launch
    Annual General Meeting Invitation

    You're invited to join the Board of Governors for Grebel's Annual Meeting (and dessert!) on Tuesday, October 4 from 7:30 to 9:00 PM in Grebel's new dining room. You'll learn about the last year at Grebel and look to the future with the launch of a new three-year Strategic Plan. This meeting is open to anyone who is interested in the life and work of the College.

  2. Oct. 5, 2022Noon Hour Concert: Hidden Gems by Women Composers
    Veronique Mathieu and Stephanie Chua

    The Mathieu-Chua Duo comprises Canadian violinist Véronique Mathieu and pianist Stephanie Chua.

  3. Oct. 15, 2022Book Launch for "Menno’s Descendants in Quebec: The Mission Activity of Four Anabaptist Groups 1956 – 2021"
    Book launch invite

    Join us for our launch of Richard Lougheed's book, Menno's Descendant in Québec, following a meeting of the Mennonite Historical Society of Ontario. You are warmly welcomed to attend this meeting, starting at 1:30, or arrive in time for the launch itself at 2:00. A light reception will follow.

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