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B

  • BASE Peer Leaders have a desire and passion for helping first-year international students and English Language Learners.
  • BounceBack®: Reclaim your health is a free skill-building program designed to help adults and youth 15+ manage symptoms of depression and anxiety.

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D

E

  • The Employee and Family Assistance Plan provides support for employees of the University. 
  • Empower Me is a mental health and wellness service available to all UW students to connect with qualified counsellors, consultants, and life coaches...
  • The Engineering Student Ambassador Team is a group of passionate, current students from each of our undergraduate programs who volunteer their time...
  • The Engineering Wellness Program (ENGWellness) was created to support and promote the wellbeing of all community members within the Faculty of...
  • Organized into small groups, individuals have the opportunity to practice their English speaking capabilities by fostering discussion on various...
  • Students have the opportunity to earn a certification from Renison English Language Institute at the University of Waterloo and gain connections from...
  • We know that learning to navigate the classroom and a new culture in a language different from your home language takes time. You can practice...
  • Upper year students who are passionate about entrepreneurship encourage and guide students with their entrepreneurial ventures. 
  • Passionate students who put a face to the Faculty of Environment at recruitment events for prospective students and guardians. Help connect...
  • A chance for first year environment students to have easy access to academic sessions, build personal connections with professors and have a support...

F

  • Family Counselling Centre of Cambridge & North Dumfries offers professional and confidential structured psychotherapy services for individuals,...
  • The Family Health Clinic at Health Services provides primary medical care for family members of registered students, visiting scholars, or post-...
  • An inclusive environment open to women, non-binary individuals and minoritized people to participate in events that are hosted to foster academic and...
  • Full service walk-in clinic offers illness and injury treatment, chronic disease management, prescribing and administering most vaccines and...

G

  • Provides first year Global Business & Digital Arts (GBDA) students with a chance to live in an interactive environment with both peers in the...
  • Good2Talk is the post-secondary student helpline in Ontario
  • Grand River Hospital provides emergency room services as well as many mental health services and programs.

H

  • Primary medical and mental health care with physicians and nurse practitioners
  • An active environment for first year students to live at Ron Eydt Village surrounded by peers across all faculties in AHS. Get a chance to learn from...
  • Here 24/7 is the Waterloo Region helpline
  • House of Friendship offers help across Waterloo Region in four key areas: Addiction Treatment, Food, Housing, and Neighbourhood Resources

i

  • An accelerated English language program that runs during the summer months prior to first year. Students enrolled have the opportunity to live with...

I

  • The International Peer Community is a peer-mentorship program to support new international students, connect Canadian and international students, and...
  • The Study Buddy Program is a peer-to-peer program for upper-year international Science students and Canadian students or other students familiar with...

K

  • An active environment for first year students to live at Ron Eydt Village surrounded by peers across all faculties in AHS. Get a chance to learn from...
  • KW Counselling Services is a multi-service agency providing individual, family, group and outreach supports to the community.

L

  • Reach out to library ambassadors when you have anything library related, are at campus wide events and have questions or at library outreach events! 
  • Small groups of students in the same faculty or program who live together in the same area of residence are part of a program called living-learning...

M

  • MATES is a peer support program managed by the Waterloo Undergraduate Student Association. 
  • Proud Waterloo students in the Faculty of Math who share their positive experiences with prospective students and help with addressing any questions...
  • Counselling Services offers a broad range of suicide intervention and mental health training programs. Our goals are to raise campus mental health...
  • Move Your Mind is one of the referral based wellness initiatives on campus made possible through the collaborative efforts of the Department of...
  • Students have the opportunity to live with like-minded peers who have a passion in music, participate in academic events and support from upper year...

O

  • Occupational Health maintains, promotes and restores employee health, safety and well-being. 
  • A group of upper year students who make it easy for students to adjust to living and commuting within the city. Dons are knowledgeable on how to...
  • Upper year Waterloo Warriors welcome first year students with activities throughout orientation week, introduce campus resources and facilities and...

P

  • Students from any faculty  live with peers who are also interested in expanding their knowledge with  Peace & Conflict Studies. They have the...
  • With multiple teams varying from mental, physical and sexual health as well as a substance use team, student educators promote healthy lifestyles and...
  • Connect with fellow students for coursework and faculty members in the Psychology department for research opportunities while also having fun at...

R

  • A student based service  that focuses on 3 pillars: Education and Advocacy, Peer to Peer Support and Community Building to address racism and...
  • Rapid Access Addiction Clinic assists people who are struggling with substance dependency. At the RAAC, Physicians and/or Nurse Practitioners,...
  • An active environment for first year students to live at Ron Eydt Village surrounded by peers across all faculties in AHS. Get a chance to learn from...
  • Dons are upper-years that live with you in residence, and they have first-hand experience of the highs and lows of university life. Dons are trained...
  • RxPRN's OPeN - an online peer network for University of Waterloo pharmacy students. Seeking support? Submit a question anonymously and receive an...

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  • Live with program friends at Village 1, get support from an upper year Peer Leader in AFM and join social activities to network within the program...
  • Meet ambassadors who are in the program that you're interested in. Learn about what made them choose their program, what they love best, and how they...
  • The SVRC is a central resource person for members of the University Community who have experienced, or been impacted by, sexual violence. 
  • Shalom is a professional community counselling agency in Waterloo, Ontario. Shalom provides counselling services for a broad range of concerns, to...
  • Live in a tight-knit community at Rension's Residence and have your close friends not only be your roommates but also classmates. Get support from...
  • Provides physiotherapy, registered massage therapy, orthotics and more.
  • Our PALs (Peer Academic Leaders) provide peer success coaching from our Student Success Office reception area. 
  • St. Mary's Hospital provides emergency room services as well as many services and programs.
  • Graduate students will be paired with one other student. Students will be asked to identify areas for which they are most interested in getting...
  • Stratford General Hospital provides emergency room services as well as many services and programs.
  • A committee of highly-driven students that host frequent events to foster engagement within the faculty and share opportunities available to students
  • Student Health Pharmacy at the University of Waterloo Located in the Student Life Centre
  • Offers workshops, success coaching, peer mentoring, and much more.
  • A Peer Success Coaching appointment is an interactive and collaborative learning process between a Peer Success Coach and a student. Our Peer Success...

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  • Your go-to place for many administrative, financial, and registrarial assistance. We welcome any questions you may have.
  • Glow is the oldest continuously running queer and trans student organization in Canada. Run entirely by dedicated student volunteers, it offers a...
  • Student volunteers are dedicated in creating an environment that values equal presence for women and transgender individuals across campus. The...
  • Students, staff, and faculty are welcome to book appointments at the University of Waterloo Travel Clinic. Whether you are travelling abroad for co-...

U

  • You can contact your undergraduate advisor for academic information and graduation requirements.
  • Provides eye exams, urgent care, and more. 
  • The UW Chaplains represent eleven different faith traditions and they strive to be a dynamic presence on campus, providing support to students,...
  • The UW Police can put you in touch with after-hours help.

V

  • Students with entrepreneurial mindsets get the chance to live in the same residence. This gives students to combine their passions and work with each...

W

  • An environment that complements an athletes' s academic and extra-curricular balance. By participating in this living learning community students are...
  • Being physically active can stimulate both our physical and mental health. Our students can access excellent options for physical fitness through  ...
  • Women in Computer Science (WICS) is dedicated to promoting women who are interested in studying computer science and who seek to pursue careers in...
  • Be surrounded by like minded women in engineering at St. Paul's Residence, a community that fosters student engagement and learning amongst students...
  • Women in Science aims to encourage females in the faculty of science by providing a supportive and inclusive community, showcasing the importance and...
  • Writing a paper? Designing a portfolio? Giving a presentation? The Writing and Communication Centre is here to help you to work through all stages of...