Important dates 2020

Current students

Terms and deadlines Fall 2020       Winter 2021 Spring 2021
Undergrad Residence application available

November 22, 2019 (upper-year)

February 1, 2020 (first-year)

July 28, 2020 (upper-year)

July 28, 2020 (first-year)

TBD
Exchange residence application available April 2, 2020 September 17, 2020 TBD

Grad application available

March 26, 2020 August 7, 2020 TBD
Family wait list available April 2, 2020 TBD TBD
Undergrad Move-in TBD TBD TBD
International Arrival TBD TBD TBD
Move-out See move-out page for details See move-out page for details See move-out page for details
Early-Arrival form No early arrival form for Fall 2020. Please see move-in page for more details. TBD See move-in details
Late-Arrival Form July 16, 2020 TBD TBD
Main Office Holiday Closure

September 7, 2020 - Labour Day

October 12, 2020 - Thanksgiving

December 24, 2020 through January 2, 2020

January 1, 2021 - New Year's Day

February 15, 2021 - Family Day

April 2, 2021 - Good Friday

May 24, 2021 - Victoria Day

July 1, 2021 - Canada Day

August 2, 2021 - Civic Holiday

Prospective first-year students (Fall 2020)

 
Timeframe Details

June 1

Residence Community Ranking Form (RCRF) closes at 11:59 p.m. EDT.

June 2

Fall vacancy (waiting list) application opens at 9 a.m. for those who miss the residence guarantee

June 25

If you selected Waterloo Residences as your community of choice, you will receive an email from us to complete a residence preference form.

June 25-July 2

Waterloo Residences Preference Form due by 11:59 p.m. EDT

July 2

University of Waterloo Email address available. Be sure to activate your account by visiting https://uwaterloo.ca/email

Week of July 21

First-year residence contract offers begin. Be sure to check your uwaterloo.ca email address

July 16

Early and Late arrival forms available

August

Residence placements continue for some first-year students

TBD

International arrival program for residence

TBD

Fall move-in begins for student residences.