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More than just a place to sleep, residence will increase your chances of academic success by giving you access to all the best resources the campus has to offer, while also introducing you to friends and lots of fun experiences.

Waterloo Residences acknowledges that we live and work on the traditional territory of ‎the Neutral, Anishinaabeg, and Haudenosaunee peoples. The University of Waterloo is situated on the Haldimand Tract, the land promised to the Six Nations that includes ten kilometers on each side of the Grand River.


  1. Oct. 1, 2018#UWRoomGoals Decorating ContestCollage of 2017 contestant rooms

    Does your room scream Warrior pride? Or maybe your room has become an extension of who you are. Either way, your room could win you $50 in prizes and bragging rights!

    This contest is open from October 12, 2018 until October 22, 2018 to all Village 1, Ron Eydt Village, Mackenzie King Village, UW Place, Claudette Millar Hall, and Columbia Lake Village - South Fall 2018 residents. 

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  2. Sep. 4, 2018Welcome Home!Residence Life Staff Team

    Welcome Home Warriors!

    We're SO thrilled to welcome you to residence! This is such an exciting time, and we hope you enjoy every minute of it! 

  3. July 3, 2018Roommate anxiety? Prepare for residence life with these myth bustersRoommates and friends in Ron Eydt Village

    If you ask any soon-to-be first year: what are you most concerned about living in residence? The answer will almost always be: roommates. Will I like them? Will they like me? What if we don't get along? What if they're super messy? Or worse, super clean?

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