Residences & Meal Plans

Residence Price(s)

$5,495 (all inclusive) per 4-month contract.

Room Types

Double residence rooms with modular furniture; each side has 1 bed, wardrobe and desk. The residence is not co-ed and has single-gender rooms.


  • Complete residence life program
  • 50% first-year students upper-year students – this mix brings lots of leadership and mentoring opportunities
  • 100 +  ways to get involved: clubs, sports, student council, talent shows, musicals and more
  • Dedicated support staff and residence dons around the clock
  • Games lounge with ping pong, pool, foosball and board games
  • Lounges with TV, gaming systems and Netflix
  • Library attached to residence floors
  • Laundry facilities
  • Workout centre
  • $93,000+ available in residence awards
  • Weekly community suppers/chapels
  • High-speed and/or wireless internet connection

Residence Guarantee

Conrad Grebel University College is a unique on-campus residence option for students admitted to a first-year program. Grebel is not part of the University of Waterloo's first-year residence guarantee and is not listed on the Residence Community Ranking Form.

If you'd like to live at Grebel, you'll need to complete an application and attend a personal interview. Both need to be completed by May 23, 2019.

Find more details about residence at Conrad Grebel.

You can also indicate whether you're interested in a Grebel living-learning community for Music or Peace and Conflict Studies.

Deposit Required


Meal Plans

In-house home cooking: 21 meals per week as well as snack times between meals; consideration for special diets.