We invite University of Waterloo retirees to consider full membership in the University of Waterloo Retirees Association (UWRA).

To become a member of UWRA, please fill out the form below and submit it. The annual membership cost for each calendar year is $15.00, or, a lifetime membership may be purchased at a one-time cost of $130.00.

You can activate or renew your membership two ways:

Interac e-transfer -

To become a member, or renew your membership, future/present members can pay their membership fees to the University of Waterloo Retirees Association via Interac e-transfer.   To pay your membership fees (either annual, or, lifetime) via e-transfer, please direct your e-transfer - $15.00 for a calendar year annual membership, or, $130.00 for a lifetime membership - to the following email address:


Due to Autodeposit activation, you should not need to choose a security question (nor answer) to accompany/secure your e-transfer. Please insert your full name, date of retirement (DD/MM/YYYY), email, phone number and mailing address in the (optional) message field that accompanies the e-transfer. 

If you wish, you can also send an email to Christine Wagner with your contact information, to cpwagner@uwaterloo.ca.

Via mail -

Or, you may complete the membership application and renewal form and mail your cheque payable to ‘UWRA’, to:

University of Waterloo Retirees Association, Membership Coordinator
University of Waterloo
200 University Avenue West
Waterloo, ON  N2L 3G1

Tel. 519-754-5314
Email: cpwagner@uwaterloo.ca

In addition to receiving the WATtimes, membership in the UWRA offers many other benefits and opportunities including the following:

  • a way to keep in touch with the university and with former colleagues
  • opportunities to make new friends and acquaintances
  • a voice in ongoing discussions about pension and health benefits through our seat on the University Pensions and Benefits committee and the opportunity to make your views known through our representative
  • information about the Keystone Campaign and about retiree-funded bursaries and scholarships to University of Waterloo students
  • a variety of social activities throughout the year such as a fall reception and spring and fall luncheons that include talks by individuals with expertise in specific interest areas
  • the membership rate for coach tours, two in each of the spring and fall, including visits to wineries, theatre, museums, boat trips, tours of historical interest, and many others


Christine Wagner Membership Coordinator