To: University of Waterloo community

From: Charmaine B. Dean, Vice-President, Research and International

Subject: Statement on the conflict in Ukraine

Given the current conflict in Ukraine, the University of Waterloo offers its full support to any students, staff or faculty who may be affected by these events. More so, we offer our deepest sympathy to those who may be dealing with the loss of a friend, research colleague or family member in Ukraine. 
If you or someone you know is affected by this tragic event and need support, there is help available. Please contact any of the following resources:

Employees can contact Homewood Health for a range of health and wellness services under the Employee and Family Assistance Program. Contact Homewood Health directly by phone or through their website 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and 365 days of the year. 

  • 1.800.663.1142 (English)
  • 1.866.398.9505 (French)
  • 1.888.384.1152 (TTY)

604-689-1717 International (call collect)

2022 communications to graduate students