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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 International Development, the Master of Development Practice program, Indigenous studies, and religious studies.

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, Women in Engineering Living-Learning Community, the Social Impact Living-Learning Community, or GreenHouse.

  1. Oct. 20, 2017JP Gladu installed as second Chancellor of St. Paul'sJP Gladu at the podium

    JP Gladu, president of the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB), was formally installed as St. Paul's second Chancellor in an afternoon ceremony on October 19.

  2. Oct. 3, 2017Joseph Flores selected for the Alex Foto Memorial AwardJoseph Flores on his field placement

    International Development student Joseph Flores is the 2017 Alex Foto Memorial Award recipient. He receives $1,000 to support the costs of his fourth-year field placement in Ghana, where he is working with local communities who are trying to protect their watershed and water supply from environmental threats.

  3. Oct. 2, 2017St. Paul's interpreted as part of Beautiful U: Waterloo exhibitArtwork 'St. Paul's' by Wendy Fletcher

    As part of the University's 60th Anniversary, Renison University College President Wendy Fletcher has created a series of art pieces titled 'Beautiful U: Waterloo,' with the St. Paul's painting shown at right.

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  1. Nov. 30, 2017Soup and Bannock Daysposter showcasing Soup and Bannock lunch dates

    This is an open invitation for you to drop by and see what we do, enjoy some good food, and relax with friends. Soup and Bannock (frybread) days are held most Thursdays in the Fall and Winter terms.

    Everyone is welcome!

  2. Dec. 1, 2017Across the Creek Alumni: Doon Lantern Light Tourvisitors at Doon Heritage village holding lanterns

    Join St. Paul's and other "across the creek" alumni and friends for an exclusive event at Doon Heritage Village in Kitchener.

    "Step back in time to experience the sights, sounds, and smells of Christmas in the early 20th century.

  3. Dec. 5, 2017Social Impact ShowcaseSocial Impact Showcase Poster

    Join St. Paul's GreenHouse for the Social Impact Showcase, where we will be celebrating our latest innovators and their journeys in social entrepreneurship. The Social Impact Fund winners will present their social innovation projects.

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