COVID-19 Updates

Your health and well-being are of the utmost importance, and we are committed to following the advice of public health to ensure your safety in residence. If you are moving into residence, you must be fully vaccinated. Visit our COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements for Residence page for full details.

Read the latest updates from Renison University College HERE

Student life and leadership

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Be an active member of your Renison community!

Renison prides itself in offering an excellent first-year experience! In light of the current challenge of the COVID-19 pandemic, Renison will offer small group and online events this fall, in accordance with Public Health guidelines.

Opportunities to get involved:

  • Student government 
  • Regular events and workshops to foster personal development
  • Internal volunteer opportunities 
  • Renison student ambassador team
  • Paid student staff positions  

Events (virtual and in-person)

January 2022 events

January Events Calendar

Download a pdf version.

Upcoming events

NOTE: events will be held both virtually/online and in-person during Fall 2021 term. Events that are virtual are indicated with a 'V' and events that are in-person are indicated with an 'IP'.

V: Virtual/online event held via Zoom or Microsoft Teams IP: In-person event held at Renison University College

Week of January 17-21:

Week of January 24-28:

  • V: Speed Friending: Monday, January 24th, 9:00pm - 10:00pm
  • V: Bell Let’s Talk Day for Mental Health Awareness: Wednesday, January 26, 11:00pm – 12:00pm
  • V: SDS Weekly Virtual Meet-Up: Wednesday, January 26, 8:00pm – 9:00pm
  • V: Let's Chat! Weekly with Renison Academic Supports: Friday, January 28, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
  • V: Reni Moose’s Birthday Party: Friday, January 28, 9:00pm – 10:30pm
  • V: No Bake Oreo Cheesecake Night: Saturday, January 29, 8:00pm - 9:00pm

Quick links

Peer Leader: Virtual One-On-One Meet-Ups Peer leaders
Residence dons Student government
Contact information  

Contact us

Get in touch with us:

Jennifer Burton: jennifer.burton@uwaterloo.ca

Student Engagement and Housing Coordinator