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  1. Feb. 9, 2017An update on the U.S. Executive Order on Immigration and Travel

    Feridun Hamdullahpur, University of Waterloo President and Vice-Chancellor has provided An update on the U.S. Executive Order on Immigration and Travel (Office of the President website).

  2. Feb. 3, 2017Fall 2017 application deadlines extended

    At the University of Waterloo, we are committed to offering world-class graduate studies to students from Canada and around the world.  Waterloo’s diverse graduate student body is comprised of ambitious individuals who strengthen our community, advance the state of knowledge and drive innovation.

    Many graduate studies programs with application deadlines in January or February have extended their deadlines for fall 2017 admissions until March 1, 2017.  We look forward to receiving applications from highly qualified students from Canada, and abroad.

  3. Feb. 2, 2017Mitacs is accepting applications for competitive international research opportunities

    Mitacs is now accepting applications for competitive international research opportunities, including student travel to and from Canada. The deadline to apply is March 31, at 5 p.m. PST.

    Projects last 12–24 weeks and are open to graduate students. Select destinations are also open to senior undergraduates. Funding varies by destination.

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