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Founded by the United Church of Canada in 1962, St. Paul’s University College is now a secular institution affiliated with the University of Waterloo. All our students are University of Waterloo students. St. Paul’s contributes to the University of Waterloo by offering academic programming reflective of our mission and values; by providing an enriched living environment for both graduate and undergraduate students; and by hosting unique co-curricular programming for University of Waterloo students such as GreenHouse, the Waterloo Indigenous Student Centre, and the Student Refugee Program.

Our mission is to inspire a life-long love of learning and a profound commitment to social responsibility.

Thank you to all who apply for our positions. However, only short-listed applicants will be acknowledged.

Director of the Waterloo Indigenous Student Centre and Lecturer in Indigenous Studies

St. Paul’s is hiring a new Director for the WISC to replace Lori Campbell, who has taken a position as Associate Vice-President (Indigenous Engagement) at the University of Regina. We thank Lori for her excellent work as Director over the past four years.

The Director reports to the Principal of St. Paul’s and consults with the Indigenous Advisory Circle on programming matters. The primary responsibility of the Director is to provide strategic and operational leadership to the WISC.  The Director also provides advice to the Principal of St. Paul’s on Indigenous matters and serves as a valued member of the senior management team for the College. Finally, the Director holds the rank of Lecturer on the College Faculty and teaches courses in the Indigenous Studies Minor.

Interested applicants are invited to send a resume and cover letter to chone@uwaterloo.ca by Friday, April 16th.

Residence Don

Part time (Fall, Winter, Spring)

Applications for Don positions for the 2021-2022 academic year are now available.

Applications for the Don position are through LEADS and are due by 4:30 p.m. on January 20. Applicants are invited to attend the information sessions on January 14 at 6 p.m. held virtually (Join information on the LEADS application).

For more information about the application process or Don position, please contact Steve Prentice.

Faculty of Environment Peer Leader

Part time (Fall, Winter)

Peer Leaders provide leadership to a cluster of students enrolled in the Faculty of Environment Living-Learning Community. Develop strong relationships with your cluster, ensuring that they participate in and benefit fully from the initiatives of the Living-Learning Community.

Applications are available through LEADS and are due back February 12, 2021.

For information about the application process, please contact Elizabeth Fletcher.

Women in Engineering Peer Leader

Part time (Fall, Winter, Spring)

Peer Leaders provide leadership to a cluster of students enrolled in the Women in Engineering Living-Learning Community (WiE LLC). Peer Leaders develop strong relationships with their cluster, ensuring that they participate in and benefit fully from the initiatives of the Living-Learning Community.

Applications are submitted through LEADS and are due back by February 12, 2021.

For more information about the application process, please contact Elizabeth Fletcher.

Parking Monitor

Part time (Fall, Winter, Spring)

Patrol and monitor vehicle activity in the parking lots at St. Paul's University College. The parking monitor works independently to ensure safety and parking policy compliance. Due to the hours and responsibilities of this position it is best suited for a student residing at St. Paul's.

See the Parking Monitor job description

To apply, prepare a cover letter outlining your qualifications and suitability for the position. Forward your cover letter and current résumé to Brianna Johnston.


St. Paul’s University College offers accommodation for applicants with disabilities in its employment recruitment processes. If you require accommodation during the recruitment process, or require an accessible version of a document, please contact stpcareers@uwaterloo.ca.