Visit Grebel

From the Student Life and Recruitment Coordinator

Hello, and welcome to Grebel!

We are so excited to meet you so we can hear about your hopes for residence and tell you about all the things we love about the Grebel residence community. When you come on a Grebel tour, you will see our beautiful residence rooms with huge windows, learn about opportunities to get involved in things like student leadership or athletics, and take in other spaces like the dining room, music practice rooms, workout room, and lounges. You can book a tour today! 

If you have any questions about any of the options below, or if you just want to connect with me, I can be reached by email at

Gemma Ricker
Student Life and Recruitment Coordinator

Fall Open House, November 9th, 2024

Come visit Grebel and the University of Waterloo in person!

At Fall Open House, you can take a Grebel tour to see our classrooms, residence rooms, and all the amenities we offer to our students. You will meet with current Grebel students, staff, and professors who can tell you about our academic programs, residence, and student life. Join us for lunch in our dining room to taste the amazing Grebel food for yourself!

We can’t wait to welcome you to Grebel and Waterloo.

Saturday, November 9th, 10:00am – 4:00 pm

Personalized Tour with a Current Student

We can now show you Grebel in person! And if you can't come in person, we can to show you around Grebel and answer all of your questions with an online tour. Our student guides are excited to show you around and tell you what they love about this place.

Personalized chat with PACS or Music academic advisor

Karen Sunabacka (Music) and Ndagire Brendah (Peace and Conflict Studies) are helpful academic advisors. If you would like to explore what to do with a Music or PACS degree, how the program works, or if you have questions about anything academic-life related please register to book a chat with them.

Check out Grebel through our Instagram tour

A few reasons you should follow Grebel’s Instagram:

  1. The stories are fun, and there are regular residence application tips and highlights.
  2. You can connect with me if you instant message Grebel. So please do and let me know what you think of our account!

Watch a Video Tour of Grebel

Serina and Iso will host you as you get a comprehensive tour while sharing their upper-year insights!

Remote video URL

Explore the Grebel Website