Conrad Grebel University College is a liberal arts college founded by the Mennonite church and affiliated with the University of Waterloo. The mission and programs of Grebel are rooted in and inspired by its Christian identity and its Anabaptist/Mennonite heritage. 


The mission of Conrad Grebel University College is to seek wisdom, nurture faith, and pursue justice and peace in service to church and society.


Grebel’s core values grow out of its identity and mission:

  • Inspired teaching
  • Scholarly excellence
  • Community building
  • Leadership development
  • Faith formation
  • Creativity
  • Generosity
  • Global engagement
  • Compassionate service
  • Active peacemaking
  • Responsible citizenship
  • Stewardship of creation

These values are expressed in and through Grebel’s programs.  

Approved by Board of Governors
December 11, 2008