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Welcome to St. Paul's!

St. Paul's University College offers residence, academic courses and learning opportunities to students at the University of Waterloo. We are affiliated with the University and are located on its main campus.

St. Paul's purpose is to support the University of Waterloo community by providing a unique learning environment that educates social innovators to shape a just and humane world.

University of Waterloo courses are taught at St. Paul's, including courses in the ground-breaking program in International Development.

The Waterloo Aboriginal Education Centre is also located at St. Paul's.

Many Waterloo students – both undergraduate and graduate – choose to live at St. Paul's. Some come here for the community, some for the learning experience, and some to be part of special opportunities like the Environment Living-Learning Community, the Social Impact Living-Learning Community or GreenHouse.

  1. Aug. 8, 2017GreenHouse innovators receive Social Impact Fund grantsSocial Impact Fund recipients hold up a banner

    Six GreenHouse social ventures received a total of $13,000 at the latest Social Impact Showcase, which highlights the work of each term’s innovators.

  2. Aug. 2, 2017St. Paul’s names champion of Indigenous entrepreneurship as its new ChancellorHead shot of JP Gladu

    St. Paul’s University College is pleased to announce the appointment of JP Gladu as its next Chancellor. Mr. Gladu is the President and CEO of the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB), one of Canada’s premier organizations for Indigenous entrepreneurs.

  3. June 5, 2017St. Paul’s is a certified Fair Trade campusClose up of hands holding a St. Paul's mug filled with Fair Trade Tea

    St. Paul’s, in partnership with Watson’s Eatery, is proud to announce that we are now an officially certified Fair Trade campus. We have been serving fair trade coffee and other items for years, as well as implementing other sustainable and eco-friendly initiatives.

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  1. Aug. 25, 201710th Annual St. Paul's Masters Golf TournamentStudents and committee members at the 2014 tournament

    Fore! Calling All Golfers

    Join us on Friday, August 25 at Glen Eagle Golf Club for another day of great golf, great prizes and great friends. 

    Complimentary Thursday night reception and BBQ for golfers who stay at the Element Hotel Vaughan Southwest.

  2. Aug. 31, 2017Summer Soup & Bannock

    Join us for delicious soups and fry bread (bannock) on the last Thursday of the month for our Summer term.

    Thank you to all the on-campus groups who take turns helping out in the kitchen!

  3. Sep. 23, 201714th Annual Traditional Pow WowImage of Aboriginal Man in traditional garb with text overlay

    Join the Waterloo Aboriginal Education Centre at St. Paul's for a traditional Pow Wow, including dancers, drummers, craft and food vendors, Indigenous artists, and more.

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