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Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Waterloo welcomes six Vanier scholars in the Faculty of Science

The University of Waterloo’s Faculty of Science will be welcoming six Canadian Vanier Graduate Scholarship recipients this fall, where they will be starting their doctoral studies in Earth and Environmental Sciences as well as Physics and Astronomy.

Friday, September 28, 2018

New e-commerce forms for October 1

As of October 1, 2018 credit card companies are changing the way personal information can be collected and stored. Because of these changes, all Office of the Registrar (RO) and Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs (GSPA) forms that include payment information will now be offered through e-commerce. Included forms are:

  • Proof of Enrolment Request
  • Transcript Request
  • Duplicate Diploma Request
  • Replacement Diploma Request
Thursday, September 27, 2018

Professor Kirsten Müller appointed new Assistant Vice-President, GSPA

On November 1, 2018, Professor Kirsten Müller will begin her role as the Assistant Vice-President, Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs. She will join Jeff Casello, Associate Vice-President, Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs and Daniela O’Neill, also Assistant Vice-President, Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs.

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Watcard/Upass activation deadline is Sept 28

Watcard/UPass Deadline:

Thursday, September 6, 2018

Strategic Plan consulations begin next week

Attend the graduate graduate studies issue discussion

Members of the University community have an opportunity to join the conversation and shape the University's future as the first round of Bridge to 2020 strategic plan consultations kick off next week.

During the consultation phase, there will be two types of consultation sessions facilitated by members of Institutional Analysis and Planning:

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Message to campus community on Saudi Arabia

Earlier today, Ian Rowlands, Associate Vice-President, International made the following statement to the campus community on Saudi Arabia:

The University is working to understand the actions being taken by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the impact these will have on our campus.

Based on information from our Registrar’s Office, Waterloo currently has 84 students from Saudi Arabia enrolled at the University with the majority of those students enrolled in graduate programs.

Thursday, July 26, 2018

Commercialize your research

Are you a University of Waterloo graduate student or postdoc interested in commercializing your research? Hosted by GRADventure, in collaboration with the Waterloo Commercialization Office (WatCo) and the Library, this half-day event will provide you with the basics of Market Research, Intellectual Property and Commercialization to start turning your research into a commercial success!

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Self-serve proof of enrolment now available in Quest

Most students no longer need to order a proof of enrolment letter online or in-person. They can now visit Quest under the ‘My Academics’ tab and print a letter at no cost, at their convenience.

Thursday, July 5, 2018

Construction begins in Needles Hall for new Student Service Centre

If you happen to stop by Needles Hall to visit Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs (GSPA) over the next few months, you might be surprised  by the changes you find.  Construction has started on the new Student Service Centre, which is slated to open in late fall 2018.  The Centre will amalgamate the front-line services of GSPA, the Registrar’s Office (including Student Awards & Financial Aid), and the Student Success Office. Some services of other units, such as Finance - Student Financial Services, will also be incorporated. 

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Office of Research is implementing a new research ethics system

A new research ethics system will be available for researchers to use beginning August 13. In preparation, the current research ethics system will close Friday, August 3 at 4:30 p.m. Between 4:30 p.m. August 3 and 9:00 a.m. August 13 the system will be unavailable while all active applications are migrated to the new system. The new system will allow for applications and supporting documentation to be managed completely online, using electronic approvals, automated workflows, and notifications.

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