To: Graduate students at the University of Waterloo

From: Ashley Ryan, Graduate and Postdoctoral Programming Specialist, Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs (GSPA) 

Date: Tuesday August 22, 2023

Subject: Get ready for fall term 2023 

The fall term will begin in a few weeks! We hope the time between terms offers you a chance to take a break from your studies and recharge. As you start looking ahead to the fall, here are some reminders to support you:

Take note of the following important dates for [fall/2023]:

  • Sept 6: Classes begin
  • Sept 26: Tuition and refund deadline – 100%
  • Sept 26: Class enrolment period ends
  • Oct 7-15: Reading week
  • Oct 20: Tuition and refund deadline – 50%
  • Dec 5: Classes end
  • Dec 8-22: Final exam period

If you haven’t already done so, ensure that you complete the following tasks:

Review our website for important information specific to your activities this term:

You may also be interested in reviewing information about:

Can’t find the information you’re looking for? Your supervisor(s), graduate co-ordinator, and graduate officer are available to support you with any program specific inquiries. For any other inquiries, please reach out and I’ll be happy to support you or direct you to the appropriate resources.

All the best in the term ahead,

Ashley Ryan (She/Her),PhD

Graduate and Postdoctoral Programming Specialist

Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs

University of Waterloo

2023 communications to graduate students