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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. Aug. 14, 2018Renison mourns the passing of its last living FounderHarvey Southcott stands at a microphone

    It is with sadness, but with profound gratitude, that Renison University College relays the news that our last living founder, The Venerable Harvey Southcott, passed away on August 6, 2018 at the age of 93.

  2. Aug. 23, 2018Annual Life Safety Systems Testing

    Inspection and testing of the facility life-safety systems is required annually.  Our service provider, Tyco/Simplex-Grinnell, is on-site Thursday August 23rd – Tuesday August 28th, along with numerous contractors.

    The inspection will involve ringing the fire bells, which is scheduled for this Monday, August 27.  This involves short, intermittent ringing throughout the day.  Evacuation is not required unless directed by Facilities staff in person.

  3. June 22, 2018Message from Chair of Renison's Board of GovernorsHeadshot of The Rev. Canon Matthew Griffin, Chair of the Board of Governors

    Renison's Board of Governors thanks President Wendy Fletcher for accomplishments of first term; hopeful President will accept second term

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  1. Sep. 22, 2018One Sky Festival - 2018One Sky Festival (photos of various performers)

     

    Welcome to the new One Sky Festival, formerly the East Asian Festival. Part of the University of Waterloo REUNION 2018 WEEKEND.

    LIVE MUSIC | DANCE PERFORMANCES | LOCAL DELICACIES | FAMILY FUN | FACE PAINTING

    Come and enjoy vibrant performances, fun and interactive booths, and taste delicious food as we celebrate the Chinese, Islamic, Japanese, and Korean cultures.

    Family and friends can enjoy face painting, writing their names in calligraphy, trying on traditional costumes and clothing of the featured countries.

    Don't forget to visit the prize table for your chance to win!

    The Festival raises funds for the growth and promotion of Renison University College's East Asian Studies and Studies in Islam programs.

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  1. Nov. 3, 20169 key questions every university you visit must be able to answer so you can make the best decision about which school you choose9 key questions every university must be able to answer so you can make the best decision about which school you choose!

    IN TODAY’S FIERCELY COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE, YOU CAN’T AFFORD THE RISK OF CHOOSING THE SCHOOL THAT IS NOT THE EXACT FIT FOR YOU!

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