Welcome to Grebel


Grebel is home to 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 Grebels current students. Take an in-person or virtual tour. Discover leadership opportunities. Apply now to live in the residence.


Study with and get to know professors in a community-oriented learning environment. Grebel teaches within the Arts faculty at the University of Waterloo, administering the Music and Peace and Conflict Studies departments at Waterloo, and offering additional undergraduate courses in Arts, History, Mennonite Studies, Religious Studies, and Sociology. Grebel also offers two masters level graduate programs in Theological Studies and Peace and Conflict Studies.


Thursday, June 8, 2023 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm EDT

"To Antoine": Conversation with Author E.J. Wiens

In collaboration with Gelassenheit Publications, we will be hosting a conversation with E.J. Wiens, author and Grebel alumnus, who has recently published the novel "To Antoine."

Tuesday, June 20, 2023 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm EDT

Restorative Justice in Education

Liberating Students’ Voices Through Relational Pedagogy.

The event will feature restorative justice practitioners, educators, academics, community members, and students to discuss restorative justice in education—focusing on kindergarten through grade 12, higher education, and the community.

Sunday, June 25, 2023 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm EDT

Alumni Gathering: Blue Jays game

Grebel alumni are invited to this family friendly afternoon watching the Blue Jays vs. the Oakland Athletics, and enjoying Jr. Jay Day activities.