Renison University College

Come experience the University of Waterloo with Renison University College in a supportive academic community where everyone can follow their passion. You will also have the opportunity to experience the uniqueness of each individual that walks through our halls as being part of a close-knit residence community consisting of 207 people.

Discover why studying at Renison is such a rewarding experience. You can check out the credit programs on offer for undergraduate, postgraduate, and graduate programs. You can also look into our Community and Professional Education programming.

This site contains information on course prerequisites, residence, and a variety of supports Renison offers to students such as course selection and accommodation. We aim to make studying at Renison a great learning experience as well as one in which you’ll make new friends and enjoy a great lifestyle in a great city, Waterloo.

If you have other questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

  1. Nov. 13, 2019Renison Student swings for success as player #1 on Waterloo's Varsity Tennis Team
    Young woman with tennis racket.

  2. Nov. 13, 2019ConversAction conference brings together voices from across Canada
    Four people sitting on a stage, one is talking on a microphone and the others are turned toward them.

    (Pictured: the student panel on day 2 of the ConversAction Conference, with moderator Dr. Kathy Hogarth)

  3. Nov. 12, 2019Dr. Rob Case receives award for article focused on community engagement in water activism
    Dr. Robert Case

    Social Development Studies faculty member, Dr. Robert Case was recently honoured by the Association of Community Organization and Social Action (ACOSA), receiving the 2019 Marie O.

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  1. Nov. 24, 2019Arab Cultural Festival
    Event title, Arab cultural festival, over a purple and gold painting.

    Come and enjoy the many flavours of the Arab world with this year's Arab Cultural Festival!

    Join us for a celebration in poetry, fashion, creative arts, music, and dance. 

  2. Dec. 6, 2019Doon Village Alumni Event
    Doon Lantern Light Tour with red lantern and pinecones.

    Renison Alumni Event: Lantern Light Tour

    Join your fellow alumni of the Waterloo affiliated colleges on a Lantern Light Tour of Doon Heritage Village. This family friendly event is an annual Christmas staple of Waterloo Region.

    Doon Heritage Village
    10 Huron Rd. | Kitchener, Ontario
    Friday, December 6, 2019 | 7:00 p.m. | $15/person

  3. Feb. 2, 2020Alumni Event: Toronto Raptors vs. Chicago Bulls
    Toronto Raptors alumni event, February 2, 2020. Raptors versus the Chicago Bulls.

    Tickets for this event are now SOLD OUT!

    Thank you for your interest in this event. Please use the form below if you wish to add yourself to the waitlist. 

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