Grebel students having fun in residence

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3 Reasons to apply to live at Grebel while studying at the University of Waterloo in 2020/2021

(Applications for Winter, Spring 2020 are still open):

  • You will have fun with and be supported by a network of friends and classmates. Grebel is home to 142 UWaterloo students from first to fourth year. and they all know each other by name
  • You will live in a spacious room with huge windows at the heart of campus. Doors are open, the tables are full, and the food is delicious!
  • You will expand your horizons through conversation and collaboration and challenge your worldview with people from many programs and diverse walks of life.

With Grebel at the core of your university experience, you will feel the impact far into your future. All you need to do is APPLY.

Want to learn more about Grebel before you apply?

  • Come visit us! We offer personalized tours from student ambassadors, shadowing, and meetings with our Student Services team.
  • Take a look at our Student Life and/or FAQ page
  • Follow us on Instagram

Students in Grebel residence room

At Grebel, we get to know one another!

This starts right away with our personable application process. 

  1. Submit your online application.
  2. Once your application is received, we'll be in touch to invite you to an interview. This is our way of getting to know you a little better. We'll be sure to tell you more about residence at your interview!
  3. Decisions about residence will be made near the end of May 2020, so apply in advance to ensure enough time to schedule a Skype or in person interview.

Many apply even before they have they have secured an academic offer from UWaterloo. 



Contact Rebekah, Student Life and Recruitment Coordinator

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