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

  1. July 18, 2018Cherie Wai selected for the Alex Foto Memorial AwardCherie Wai

    Who inspires you?

    For Cherie Wai, it’s former St. Paul’s student Alex Foto.

    Alex was a star student in the International Development (INDEV) program and a proud World Vision Youth Ambassador. Following her death in a cycling accident in August 2014, World Vision launched the #LiveLikeAlex campaign to inspire other youth to change the world.

  2. June 19, 2018Take Care creating a social care network for young adults with cancerChelsea campbell

    When Chelsea Campbell heard a talk at UWaterloo about how technology can be used to for good in society, she had what she calls a ‘light bulb moment.’ The next day, an ad for GreenHouse popped up on her computer, and she knew that this was where she would go.

  3. May 14, 2018Historic no-hitter a big hit with Indigenous youthWISC at the ball game

    Historic no-hitter a big hit with Indigenous youth

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