Getting around campus and Waterloo is pretty easy - don't worry, you'll find lots of options to suit your lifestyle!

Walk or bike


All residences are located within walking distance of the centre of campus. If you choose to bike, there are various bike racks throughout our residence buildings and on campus.


Public transit


All UWaterloo students receive free, unlimited usage of the Grand River Transit bus system in the Kitchener-Waterloo region, with a valid WatCard.

Want to travel beyond Kitchener-Waterloo? Here are some other options for you:




Bringing a vehicle to campus? You will need to purchase a parking pass through Parking Services

Visitor parking is available in several coin entry and “Pay and Display” lots across campus. Visit the Parking Services website to find out which lots are available for visitors.

Parking regulations on campus are in effect 24/7 and are strictly enforced.