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  1. Jan. 3, 20172017: University of Waterloo celebrates 60 Years of Innovation

    A message from Feridun Hamdullahpur, UWaterloo's President and Vice-Chancellor, to students, faculty and staff:

    I am excited to welcome you back to the University of Waterloo for 2017. As we all return to campus after the holiday break, we should take a moment to reflect on the significance of this New Year. It is anything but a regular year.

    This year we are celebrating Waterloo’s 60 years of innovation: 60 years since our founding, but also what the next 60 years has in store for this institution.

  2. Dec. 23, 2016University of Waterloo holiday closure: Dec 24 to Jan 2

    The University of Waterloo will be closed from Saturday, December 24 to Monday, January 2. Classed will resume on Tuesday, January 3.  For a list of essential services that will be running over the holiday, check out the daily bulletin.

  3. Dec. 23, 2016Happy holidays from the President

    A message from Feridun Hamdullahpur, UWaterloo's  President and Vice-Chancellor, to the University of Waterloo community:

    Dear colleagues,

    As the holidays draw near, I want to thank you for a terrific 2016. The University of Waterloo is making some incredible strides toward our objectives, and we are gaining very positive national and global recognition as a result. It’s all because of your hard work and our big, team effort over the last twelve months.

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