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Next steps for Winter admission

Selecting your classes

Within 3 working days of accepting your offer, you'll have access to Quest – Waterloo's online enrolment system – and will be able to set up your Quest account. Once you've set up your account, you'll use Quest to enroll in your classes.

Once you've accepted your Offer of Admission, you can contact your faculty's Undergraduate Office to discuss your class selection.

Paying your fees

After you've enrolled in your classes, you'll be able to view your fee statement in Quest. Please note that your fee statement is available only online; you will not receive a separate statement in the mail.

Detailed fee payment instructions can be found on the Finance Office - Student Accounts website.

Housing and residence

Residence for the winter is not guaranteed; however, a limited number of spaces may be available.

For more information and to apply for residence, visit the Housing & Residences website. You can also email or call 519-888-4567, ext. 32679.

If you'd prefer to live off campus, there are many housing options available within a short walking distance of Waterloo. Visit the Off-Campus Housing website for more information.

Scholarships and financial aid

A limited number of entrance scholarships are available for the winter and spring terms; an application is not required.

Financial aid through the Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP) is available to Ontario residents only. If you're not an Ontario resident, please check with your home government to find out whether financial aid is available.

For more details on financing and financial aid, please visit fees and scholarships.

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