Current graduate students

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Welcome to graduate studies in the Faculty of Health

Graduate studies faculty and staff in your home department/school, the Faculty of Health office, and UWaterloo Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs (GSPA) are here to provide you with the support and resources you need to help you succeed.

Faculty of Health specific information:

University of Waterloo Graduate Studies Academic Calendar

The Graduate Studies Academic Calendar is your primary source for program outlines, university-wide policies, procedures, and guidelines. It is maintained by the Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs (GSPA) and covers information such as academic deadlines, regulations about enrolment and grading, thesis submissions and convocation, fees and registrations, and awards and financial assistance.

The Calendar also includes introductions to individual programs including program overviews, admission requirements, options and degree requirements, and links to course descriptions.


Competition to showcase research: 3MT

Each year, graduate students in the Faculty of Health participate in the global Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition. Using just one slide and three minutes - contestants must showcase their research for the wider community. Watch the story of three of our students from each of our Faculty units.