Centre for Extended Learning (CEL)
East Campus 3 (EC3)
195 Columbia St. W.
To make sure you are prepared for your Fall Online course please review the following:
Access to your course
You will have access to your course(s) in LEARN, Waterloo's Learning Management System on September 7, the first day of the term.
Make sure you review the 2017-18 important dates on the Quest website to be sure you meet all your deadlines.
Confirm your final examination arrangements
Please read the information in our examinations section.
If you are taking both on-campus and online courses: you will automatically be scheduled to write your final exams in Waterloo. You should login to Quest before the exam period to check your seat and room assignment.
If you are taking only online courses: if you live within 100 km of an examination centre, you must select that centre in Quest by September 17. Otherwise you will need to find a proctor. Your proctor's information should be submitted by October 17. You need to do this every term you are taking only online courses.
The exam schedule will be posted on October 18, you will be able to make changes to your examination centre from October 18 - 23.
Get your textbooks
Confirm your contact information is correct
The University communicates with you via the information on your file in Quest. All email is sent to your official uWaterloo email address.
Keep your contact information, including email address, mailing address, and phone number up to date, even on a co-op term. This information is also used to determine where you will write your final examination.
Review the University's Statement on official student email address.
Review system requirements
Check your system and software to ensure you'll be able to access your online course in Waterloo LEARN. Internet access is required for all online courses.
Visit our student resources page
Review the details on our Student resources page - we have collected a lot of information that will help you during your studies at Waterloo..