Visit Grebel

From the Student Life and Recruitment Coordinator

Hello, and welcome to Grebel! Grebel is ready and excited for in-person tours and chats! We really want 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. Also, did you know Grebel is the only residence on the UWaterloo campus where you apply and interview to get in? Get in touch with us to learn why this is actually awesome!

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

Saturday, March 18 - March Break Open House

Come visit Grebel and the University of Waterloo in person!

At the March Break 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 an all-you-can-eat lunch for just $10 in the Grebel dining room!

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

Saturday, March 18, 10:00am – 4:00 pm

Register through UWaterloo

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