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St. Jerome's University
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Who Are We?

Welcome to St. Jerome’s University!

Situated right beside the University of Waterloo’s Physical Activities Complex and Student Life Centre, St. Jerome’s University presents a prestigious and supportive community for students across the University of Waterloo. For more than 150 years, we’ve been nurturing students’ hearts, minds, and spirits.


Two universities, one degree

  • Students applying to either Honours Arts or Honours arts and Business can enroll at both St. Jerome’s University and the University of Waterloo.
  • Here, students receive the best of both worlds. By enrolling at St. Jerome’s University, students will receive additional student advisors, opportunities for scholarships and leadership positions, and small class sizes. You’ll also have access to all of the same amenities and supports offered from the University of Waterloo, along with one of the worlds finest co-op systems and prestigious Waterloo degree upon graduation.
  • Learn more about enrolling at St. Jerome’s here.


A residence like no other

  • Another way students belong to the SJU community is through our incredible Residence.
  • Home to thousands of square feet of amenity spaces of which include an in house gymnasium, music room, games room and more!
  • Students also enjoy all-you-care-to-eat meal plans, with dishes cooked by professional culinary chefs.

With low student to don ratios and an incredibly supportive Student Affairs team; you’ll find your home away from home at St. Jerome’s University. Learn more here.


Connecting tradition with tomorrow

At St. Jerome’s University, our Catholic tradition is rooted in our teaching, community, and service to others. Everyone, – Catholic, non-Catholic, or non-religious – is invited to join dynamic debates, examine ideas in depth, and inspire action that will create a brighter world future.