University of Waterloo COVID-19 update

Please see the University of Waterloo’s frequently asked questions for information about COVID-19 and how it has affected university operations.

Please visit the list of modified services if you have questions about university services.

Although the University of Waterloo is closed for in-person events until further notice, many virtual events and presentations of interest to computer scientists are taking place each week at the Cheriton School of Computer Science. Please check out what our students and faculty are doing.

Information for instructors

ISG services to instructors (ISG supported courses only)

Information about the CS courses supported by ISG, ISCs' roles, what an ISC can help you with, how to get start working with your ISC, what other course personnel you will have and what they do, ISG general services, and where to find past course materials.

Nurturing an inclusive community in computing

Actionable advice on how instructors and teaching assistants can create an inclusive learning environment that promotes the participation and sense of belongingness of all students

Sessional instructor basics

Information about useful web pages, override forms, admin staff, ordering textbooks, and technical support

ISG guidelines for sessionals (ISG supported courses only)

Outlines of primary tasks for sessional instructors teaching a CS course supported by ISG, together with the involvement of the course ISC and ISAs to explain the current practice of instructional support

Working with TAs

Facts you should be aware of, tips for supervising TAs, guidelines for TA performance management and evaluation, and information about TA grievance

Dealing with cheating cases

Procedures and policies for processing cheating cases

Dealing with INC

How to deal with INC requests, based on the experiences of ISG

Software applications for course delivery

Information about software applications' usage, access and guidelines

Mental health services

Contact and program information on Counselling Services, including individual appointments, group therapy, workshops, urgent help and more