Conrad Grebel University College was founded by the Mennonite church and is affiliated with the University of Waterloo. Grebel offers undergraduate courses in Music, History, Mennonite Studies, Peace and Conflict Studies, Religious Studies, and Sociology, as well as graduate programs in Theological Studies and Master of Peace and Conflict Studies (MPACS).

In addition to academics, the College has a thriving residence program that houses 142 University of Waterloo students each term.