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Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Tour Minota Hagey residence!

Residence ambassadors giving visitors a tour

Will you be an upper-year student in fall 2019? Are you thinking about where to live? You should be!

We are offering you a chance to look inside the newly-available Minota Hagey residence exclusively for upper-years!

Monday, October 1, 2018

#UWRoomGoals Decorating Contest

Collage 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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Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Welcome 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! 

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Roommate anxiety? Prepare for residence life with these myth busters

Roommates 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?

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Beyond Housing: inviting incoming first-years to learn where they live

Welcome home

As the June 1 deadline draws near, thousands of prospective first-years will make the important decision to attend the University in the fall. 8 out of 10 first-years will also apply to live in residence as part of the 100 percent First Year Housing Guarantee. According to Glen Weppler, Director, Housing and Residences, the decision to live in residence is also critical. “Providing student housing is more than providing four walls and a bed.

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Waterloo alumni live in student residence, support new program for upper-years

Alumni in residence talking with students in UW Place

Faryal Diwan and Torrie William Santucci are members of Waterloo’s vibrant alumni network – with one twist: they live in student residences. While most Waterloo alumni with full-time jobs and a thriving professional network outside of campus would hesitate at the idea of returning to the student lifestyle, that is exactly what they did. 

Monday, February 26, 2018

Sign up! Reach Your Peak Workshop this Saturday

Reach your peak

Join Maximize Potential and the Student Success Office to discover your leadership potential. This single-day workshop series will provide you with ample opportunity to identify and understand your leadership style, become an effective communicator, and harness your imagination and creativity to make the most of your projects. Register here

Monday, February 5, 2018

$1,500 in prizing up for grabs as the Ultimate Residence Warrior Challenge begins

Ultimate Residence Warrior Challenge

Over $1,500 in prizes. 6 challenges. Show your progress on Instagram. Take the challenge! How to enter and full list of challenges can be found on the contest page here.

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Applications for Fall 2018 / Winter 2019 student leadership positions due Friday

Now Hiring

Applications to be a Residence Life Don, Peer Leader, Front Desk Assistant, Community Leader or Entrepreneur in Residence are due Friday. Apply on LEADS today!

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Last day to register for the Problem Pitch Competition is this Sunday!

Problem Pitch

There are only a few more days left to register for the Residence Problem Pitch Competition with $10,000 in funding up for grabs!

You can learn more here.

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