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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. Nov. 27, 2017#StudySpaces4Slices Design ContestStudy Spaces for Slices Design Contest

    Waterloo Residences recently asked students for their ideas of improvements that we could make to our residence spaces to improve students’ experience through the Low Hanging Fruit project. Several students shared that improving our existing study spaces, and creating new study spaces where possible, was important to them.

    We’ve heard your feedback and want to make it happen, but first we want to know what your ideal study space looks like.

    When you envision your ideal study space:

  2. Nov. 3, 2017Cooking in Residence: Overnight OatsOvernight Oats

    Executive Chef Gordon Cooledge from Food Services shares his favourite healthy breakfast option Overnight Oats.

    Read the recipe and follow along as Chef Cooledge teaches you how to cook in your suite from Columbia Lake Village - South.

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  3. Nov. 1, 2017Waterloo Residences announces name for the New Residence Building in UW PlaceNew Residence Grand Opening

    Waterloo Residences is proud to announce that the New Residence Building, which opened this September to students, has officially been named ...

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