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Grebel has a fantastic residence community on the campus of the University of Waterloo! Join this enthusiastic community of people who are dedicated to making Grebel an amazing place to live and grow. Meet some of Grebel's current students. Take a 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. Aug. 1, 2018Grebel Offers Thought-Provoking Courses this FallGrebel Courses

    What is beauty and why is it important? How do human rights and humanitarian law preserve peace? How do gender politics influence the global foodscape? Why has the Bible inspired so much violence? How did religious conflicts affect worship? How do social trends impact the art of sound? What can we learn from great musical works?

    These questions are just a taste of what Grebel professors will explore with their students this fall.

  2. July 9, 2018Peace Camp: What’s your super power?Peace Campers

    This summer, youth in the Waterloo Region will be discovering community through peace. Running for its eighth year, Peace Camp is a day camp at Conrad Grebel University College, and is a collaborative initiative of the Kindred Credit Union Centre for Peace Advancement, Silver Lake Mennonite Camp ,and The Ripple Effect Education.

  3. June 29, 2018Korean Art Exhibit Illustrates a New Era of PeaceA New Era of Peace and a Peaceful Land

    Peace is not an absence of war, but the living process of freely interacting with others across borders seeking to understand their values and perspective, while striving for justice and truth.

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  1. July 12 to Oct. 5, 2018A New Era of Peace and a Peaceful LandA New Era of Peace and a Peaceful Land

    This exhibition, sponsored by Mennonite Central Committee and curated by the Korean Art Forum, collects rarely seen works by American, Chinese, North and South Korean artists. 

  2. Aug. 26, 2018Niagara Grebel GatheringNiagara Grebel gathering graphic

    Join fellow Grebel alumni and friends on Sunday, August 26th from 1:30pm – 3:30pm at Vineland Estates.

  3. Sep. 6 to 21, 2018Ensemble auditions for Fall 2018 are open for registrationUniversity Choir Spring 2018

    The University of Waterloo Department of Music at Conrad Grebel University College invites all students, faculty, staff, and community members to join most of the eight ensembles that it sponsors and organizes.

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