Grebel is not part of the UWaterloo first-year residence guarantee and is not listed on the Residence Community Ranking form.
If you’d like to live at Grebel, you’ll need to complete an application in order to apply. Trust us, living at Grebel is worth the extra effort!
Why Grebel residence?
- 70 double-occupancy rooms
- Lots of natural light
- Desk, dresser, bookshelf, single bed, and wardrobe
- Build a skybunk with help from upper-year residents or change the layout of your room with modular furniture
- Bring whatever makes you feel at home: extra furniture, plants, games
Community SupperEvery week students, faculty and staff gather together for a meal and speaker
Student activitiesHang out in the games lounge playing pool or foosball, visit your neighbors, practice an instrument in the music practice rooms or join a jam session, contribute to the yearbook or student newspaper, go on a service trip, attend a dance, join Student Council, Peace Society, Environment Club & more!
Faith explorationAttend a Wednesday chapel, help plan weekly chapels, go on a retreat, meet one-on-one with the Chaplain, join a student-led Bible study
Food21 all-you-can-eat freshly prepared meals each week, vegetarian options, lunch salad bar, deli bar, snacks in the afternoon and evenings
AthleticsIntramural teams, beach volleyball, patio hockey, ultimate Frisbee, and more!
Student SupportAround the clock student support, 4 dedicated staff members, Campus Hosts and Don Team