Donors and Friends

Donations support Student Life 

Grebel has a long tradition of building community. Students in our residence and our classrooms appreciate the support they receive from mentors and peers.

The Grebel Fund

Your support for the Grebel Fund will join the hundreds of alumni, friends, parents, businesses and foundations who have a passion for peace, music, theology, and students.

Windows to the Future

Windows to the future

At Grebel's 60th anniversary Gala, a capital campaign was launched to renew Grebel's residence with heat pumps, redesigned washrooms, and new windows. 

Legacy Giving

A student and professor discuss over a book between library shelves

Legacy giving donations can be made by setting up a named scholarship award or supporting our program endowments.


Contributions to endowments help support student awards and many of our academic programs.

To learn more about how your gift can impact Grebel students, get in touch with Fred.  

Penner Student Council Capital endowment

Paul Penner has retired! He and his wife Dolores have established an endowment fund where the annual earnings can be used by Student Council to purchase equipment and furnishings to enhance the residence.  Please consider making a retirement gift to this fund in Paul's honour! 

Paul and Dolores sit with two Grebel students in their home.

Ways to Donate

Credit card donations can be processed on Grebel's pledge page. Simply select the fund at Grebel you wish to support and fill in your details. Your receipt for online donations will come from the University of Waterloo.

E-transfers can be made at  Please send a separate email to Alison Enns to notify her of your gift with the date and amount. 

Cheque donations should be made payable to:

Conrad Grebel University College,
140 Westmount Road North,
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L 3G6.

Our charitable registration number is 11887 4411 RR0001.

Gifts of Securities to Grebel can be made through the University of Waterloo and their brokerage. 

If you are from the United States, and are not an alumni or a parent, you are able to support Conrad Grebel and receive a charitable receipt. Please see the University of Waterloo website for more information on the Friends of The University of Waterloo Foundation. 

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