News archive - March 2020

Friday, March 27, 2020

Updates to the Spring 2020 schedule

Update for employees

To help stop the spread of COVID-19, we made the important decision to proceed with Spring Term 2020 with no in-person course activity. This means that we will hold all classes and exams online.

To prepare for the alternative delivery of courses, we have revised some important dates to the Spring Term. 

Friday, March 27, 2020

Update about your spring 2020 class schedule

Update for undergraduate students

To help stop the spread of COVID-19, we made the important decision to proceed with Spring Term 2020 with no in-person course activity. This means that we will hold all classes and exams online (with the exception of CLIN and PRA courses).

We want you to have a quality learning experience at Waterloo during these times of unprecedented change. We also want to make sure that you can continue to make progress towards earning your degree. 

Thursday, March 26, 2020

Update about your spring 2020 class schedule

Update for graduate students

The University has made the important decision to proceed with spring 2020 term with no in-person academic activity. This means that we will hold all classes, including midterm and final exams, as well as academic milestones such as thesis proposals, comprehensive exams and defences, virtually. 
 
We want you to have a quality learning experience at Waterloo during these times of unprecedented change. We also want to make sure that you can continue to make progress towards earning your degree. 

Thursday, March 26, 2020

Locking of buildings and essential services

Update for employees

As you know, most campus buildings are now locked. Only a small number of buildings remain open for student access.

Employees who are performing critical functions and require access to their workspace must receive approval from their department head and ensure the necessary key/fob access is available.

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Reimbursement Procedures for Travel Cancellation Costs Related to COVID-19

Finance is issuing the following guidance on reimbursement procedures for costs incurred as a result of cancelling or changing business-related travel due to COVID-19.